Wiesel


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United States writer (born in Romania) who survived Nazi concentration camps and is dedicated to keeping alive the memory of the Holocaust (born in 1928)

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An unlikable central character and an attempt to cover every possible range of thought and emotion make this a challenge--but worth it for Wiesel fans.
During the sentencing, Hunt stood in his orange state-issued uniform to read a letter of apology to Mr Wiesel, who was not at the hearing.
It is from this place that Wiesel has said, "Auschwitz is as important as Sinai.
After finishing the book, he asked me: "Is Elie Wiesel still Jewish?
Many prominent academics, politicians and members of the international scientific community will present at the Forum, including Torsten Wiesel, Nobel Laureate, Former President of the Rockefeller University, Peter A.
Wiesel, who had clashed with Wiesenthal over whether the Holocaust should refer to 6 million Jews or all 11 million victims, added, ``I cannot go further because personally we had a problem; we did not understand each other well.
Wiesel was addressing government, religious and community leaders attending an unprecedented seminar organised by the EU in response to concerns about a returning of anti-Semitism.
In them Wiesel finds not only the substance of morality and ethics but also a tolerance and a celebration of life in spite of evil or despair, hate or suffering.
For more than 20 years, Elie Wiesel has been America's official bearer of memory, keeper of accounts, and arbiter of propriety regarding the Holocaust.
Elie Wiesel in The Six Days of Destruction: Meditations toward Hope; Paulist Press, 1988)
On a recent TV program, Elie Wiesel, a survivor of the Holocaust and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, interviewed Jesse Jackson.
Interesting lesser figures include John Drury, Benjamin Worsley, John Wiesel, Sir Cheney Culpepper, and Joachim Hubner.
Elie Wiesel, Daniel Pipes, Jehuda Reinharz (current president of Brandeis University), and a host of other luminaries offered endorsements or favorable reviews.
NEW YORK & LOS ANGELES -- A year into the global financial crisis, a time when we are facing challenges large and small all over the world, The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity and LRN are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest, an annual competition that challenges college students in the U.
Judge Thomas Buergenthal And Benjamin Ferencz To Receive Museum's Elie Wiesel Award