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Death March from Auschwitz Compared

by Oui Fri May 3rd, 2024 at 05:38:16 PM EST

For Gazans the death march will be forty-fold of the horror of Auschwitz-Birkenau: 2.2 million compared to a "mere" 56,000 survivors of the Nazi death camp in occupied Poland.

Mapping Refugee Movement in Gaza as Israel's Rafah Offensive Looms | WSJ |

Surviving the Holocaust: Segment 8 -- The Death March

Nazi's forced the already sick and starving prisoners out of the camps on foot. Irene was among those forced out of Auschwitz, and she describes how she ended up hundreds of miles away and on the verge of death.

In the wake of Death March  

Monuments, Memorial Plaques, and Graves along the Route of the "Death March" from Auschwitz and its Sub-camps, from Oświęcim to Wodzisław Śląski by way of Pszczyna, and to Gliwice by way of Mikołów

In the face of the approaching Red Army offensive in the second half of 1944, the SS authorities began systematically evacuating Auschwitz prisoners and sending them to camps in the depths of Germany. In January 1945 came the order for the final evacuation and liquidation of the camp.

About 56 thousand prisoners of both sexes were led out of Auschwitz and its sub-camps under the escort of heavily armed SS troops from January 17-21, 1945.


Interrupted by an interview broadcast this afternoon on Al Jazeera ..

Her appointment was based on support from the White House and in particular as protégé of US Secretary of State Antony Blinken.

Sigrid Kaag exited cabinet of Rutte IV as Finance Minister and leader of Green Party D66 which also lost half the seats in the general election of November 2023. Mrs. Kaag as many foiled leaders under Rutte IV jumped ship early. At the time of Afghanistan retreat in August 2021, Kaag was responsible as Dutch Foreign Minister.

Key Role Sigrid Kaag Approved by the White House

Israel's war on Gaza updates: 'Progress' on Gaza aid not enough - UN chief

UN Humanitarian Aid Chief replied: "They passed (or perished)"

[A deep sigh 😌 😌]

HORRIFIC suffering from famine and exhaustion ... no nation is extending a hand, lifting a finger to alleviate and end the genocide of Palestinians at the hands of the Jewish gang of the son of Benzion Netanyahu.

Attack On Gaza Health System to Further Genocide

History from now on will judge very harsh ... how can this pass in the 21st Century.

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Continued the Auschwitz-Birkenau death march ... 😡

This tragic evacuation, known as the "Death March," cost many of them their lives.

Brzeszcze and Jawiszowice

More than a dozen prisoners perished in the town of Brzeszcze, near Oświęcim, and their remains were transferred to the local cemetery on ulica Ofiar Oświęcimia. On the monument commemorating these prisoners there is a marble tablet carved with the inscription: "Here lie the corpses of 18 victims of terror at the former concentration camp in Oświęcim 1940-1945 shot during the evacuation of the camp on January 18, 1945 Names unknown Honor to their memory". Pupils from Elementary School No. 1 in Brzeszcze care for this location. There are also individual graves of eight male prisoners and four female child prisoners in this cemetery; they died in the Polish Red Cross hospital.

Miedźna

A collective grave for 42 victims of the Oświęcim-Wodzisław death march, including 29 women and several children, is located in the cemetery that surrounds the landmark wooden church in the village of Miedźna, about one kilometer from the Brzeszcze - Pszczyna road. Many residents of the village and the vicinity took part in a memorial ceremony at the grave on September 2, 1945. A Civic Committee for Honoring the Murdered was formed earlier, and erected a wooden cross at the grave with a tablet bearing an inscription similar to the one erected several years ago through contributions from local residents: "The collective grave of 42 victims done to death within the boundaries of the village community of Miedźna on January 18 1945 by Hitlerite SS henchmen in the course of the evacuation of the concentration camp in Oświęcim. May the Polish soil lie lightly upon them." Pupils from the elementary school look after the site.

Etc. etc. etc.

HORRIFIC suffering from famine and exhaustion ... no nation is extending a hand, lifting a finger to alleviate and end the genocide at the death camps run by Nazi Germany and its collaborators.

Stutthof Concentration Camp and the Death Marches

As the Red Army swept relentlessly westward during the harsh winter of 1944-45, the Nazi regime evacuated thousands of inmates. A vast array of captives--prisoners of war, political and religious opponents, forced laborers, Jews and Roma targeted for extermination as racial enemies, and gay men incarcerated because of their sexuality--were compelled to march. These columns zigzagged across Central Europe, trying to stay ahead of the Soviets (similar evacuations happened later as the Western Allies advanced into Germany) under the guns of the SS and the German armed forces. The stories emerging from these chaotic flights, which continued into May 1945, are absolutely harrowing. 

Stop the Lunacy of Wars

So there is less need to commemorate the millions who have died and the hundreds of thousands who perished for our freedom ... but are we FREE today? I don't believe so as the masses are under pressure from indoctrination from all sides ... and NO! to Mark Rutte - Wopke Hoekstra - Sigrid Kaag  ... the Ukrainians are dying in a proxy war the West, as aggressor NATO refuses to send their men into a bloody battle. The Donbas meat grinder. Haven't we learned the lessons of the genocides in the 20th Century? No More 😡 War. ☮️

Listened to the mayor of the city of Apeldoorn ahead of the 4th of May annual national commemoration 4th and 5th of May.

Commemoration Day of Anton de Kom, a Dutchman born in Surinam

Wreath laying at the Loenen National Cemetery on May 4th at the Loenen National Cemetery

Mayor Ton Heerts will emphasize the courage of the resistance fighters, it is not about Me, but about We … unselfish is a key distinction of these fallen heroes.

Damn you Rutte and Ollongren ... 2023 ‼️ not a day to showcase modern weaponry and munitions to kill thousands more. Fu*king beasts and warmongers of NATO.

4th of May in the year 2023

Macron Facing Total Wipe-out EU Election

EU elections: Poll shows far right remains well ahead in France, with Socialists on Macron's heels

Jordan Bardella's Rassemblement National (32%) and Raphaël Glucksmann's left-wing coalition (14%) are gaining voting intentions while the ruling coalition has fallen (17%), in the latest survey carried out by IPSOS in partnership with Le Monde.

Trends we have seen in the last 24 months in the Netherlands ... from 15 seats (10%) to 35 (23%) last election November to polling 50 seats (33%) today. Welcome to right-wing populism / fascism in the EU. Thx Ursula and Josep .. well done. They never will know what hit them.

[Work in Progress ...... ⚠️🌏 ]

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'Israelism': How deep do indoctrination and Israeli army glorification go?

Zimmerman and Axelman discuss their film, Israelism, challenging the merging of Jewish identity and Israeli nationalism.

The documentary Israelism examines the rift among Jews regarding Palestine, highlighting young people's increasing criticism of Israel and Zionism.

This divide is driven by firsthand accounts of Israel's actions in Gaza and the occupied West Bank.

As the film faces opposition from groups trying to cancel its screenings, its main protagonist, Simone Zimmerman, and its co-director and producer, Erin Axelman, talk to Al Jazeera.

Independent Jewish Voices and the Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies joined together at SFU for a screening of the critically important documentary, Israelism. The screening of the film was followed by a discussion with Simone Zimmerman, the subject of the film, as well as Dr. Naomi Klein and Dr. Gabor Maté.

Israelism Screening and Discussion with Gabor Maté, Naomi Klein, and Simone Zimmerman

'Sapere aude'

by Oui (Oui) on Sat May 4th, 2024 at 05:36:25 AM EST
White House backed appointment of Sigrid Kaag ... not a single word of criticism of genocidal acts by IDF, not cause of famine and suffering by ordinary Palestinians. Unimaginable.

My comment @TikunOlam and reaction

Watched interview on Al Jazeera today ...

UN's Sigrid Kaag: Is starvation an Israeli weapon in Gaza? | Talk to Al Jazeera |

UN Humanitarian Aid Chief Sigrid Kaag about the deaths of seven WCK aid workers: "THEY PASSED."

Sigrid Kaag got this position after support from Joe Biden and as protégée of Antony Blinken. Coming Gaza Aid will be distributed by military US and IDF in a joint mission, UNRWA is cut out as relief agency.

    Oui says:

    After watching and listening to Sigrid Kaag ... Gazans in Rafah after seven month under attack and moving to "safe" zones are distraught .. physically a d mentally subhuman ... cannot be forced to move again ... Japanese prison camps and long marches ... the genocide march of Armenians. I'm absolutely at the end of any explanation and abhor technical managers like Sigrid Kaag ... won't criticize the acts of the occupier.

    Death March from Auschwitz Compared

    For Gazans the death march will be forty-fold of the horror of Auschwitz-Birkenau: 2.2 million compared to a "mere" 56,000 survivors of the Nazi death camp in occupied Poland.



'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Sat May 4th, 2024 at 05:57:03 AM EST
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Simonhurtta replies @TikunOlam

The huge majority of deaths in the WW2 concentration camps were caused mainly by the lack of food and diseases, not by soldiers killing and torturing the prisoners. Israelis know perfectly well this "lesson of history". Anne Frank and "the six millions" died mainly because of lack of food and the diseases caused by that. That happened in the ghettos and concentration camps. The Jewish history says that the six million killed were murdered. So the Palestinians now on "died" will also be murdered. The settlers (NAZIS) destroying food on the gates of Gaza know perfectly well what their actions will cause. So do the leaders of the Israeli Reich and their financiers.

During WW2 Finland had large amounts of Soviet war prisoners (67 thousand). Of those 19 thousand died on the camps, it means over 30 percent. Over one thousand were shot. The rest died because of lack food and the diseases. Much of food the Finnish Army had reserved for the prisoners became stolen by the different levels of our "most moral Army". The lame "excuse" was that Finland's general situation with food was catastrophic during 1942-43. Finland and its army did all "they" could to hide this ugly chapter of our history by destroying documents and blocking studies of this. It took over 50 years before the truth was revealed to us Finns. Most of us still do not want to know about the events.

The Treatment of Soviet POWs: Starvation, Disease, and Shootings, June 1941-January 1942 | Holocaust Encyclopedia |

'Sapere aude'

by Oui (Oui) on Sat May 4th, 2024 at 05:58:10 AM EST
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Hunger Plagued POWs Held by Finland in WWII

The researchers also studied the treatment of civilians detained in the Finnish camps. Finland established about a dozen concentration camps, later called relocation camps, in the Petrozavodsk region in Finnish-occupied Soviet Karelia. Some 24,000 Soviet citizens were held in the camps. Of those, 4,500 died, one-third of whom were children. Most succumbed to malnutrition, however poor shelter, a lack of clothing and disease also contributed to the number of deaths.



'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Sat May 4th, 2024 at 05:58:50 AM EST
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In recent weeks, Israeli officials have become increasingly concerned that the UN court could issue arrest warrants for senior political and military officials over the nearly-seven-month-old war in Gaza, including against Netanyahu, Defense Minister Yoav Gallant and IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Herzi Halevi.

A group of Republican and Democrat senators held a virtual meeting on Wednesday with top ICC officials, Axios reported Friday, in an attempt to dissuade it from issuing arrest warrants.

Earlier this week, Axios reported that US Congress members from both parties had warned the ICC that Washington would also retaliate against the court, including by passing legislation that would sanction ICC officials, if it issues the potential warrants, amid fears that such a move could sink a hostages-for-truce agreement in the works between Israel and Hamas.

Enough is enough ... you have had ample time to live in peace with one another ... Joe Biden refuses to act in accordance with international law to prevent the genocide. Joe Biden has a poor track record as imperialist enabling and condoning war crimes over decades by US Armed Forces. Unfit to lead 😡

'Sapere aude'

by Oui (Oui) on Sun May 5th, 2024 at 02:13:17 AM EST
Government of Israel in Violation of International Law and U.S Law | Amnesty International |

U.S.-supplied weapons provided to the government of Israel have been used in serious violations of international humanitarian and human rights law, and in a manner that is inconsistent with U.S. law and policy, according to Amnesty International USA. The organization demands an immediate suspension in the transfer of arms to the government of Israel.

A new research briefing submitted to the U.S. government



'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Mon May 6th, 2024 at 04:59:39 AM EST
by Oui (Oui) on Mon May 6th, 2024 at 05:00:40 AM EST
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The White House declined to comment
because the delivery date is 30 Sep 2024?
by Cat on Mon May 6th, 2024 at 02:11:22 PM EST
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"Never Again is NOW!": Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Holocaust Remembrance Day Speech 2024

The following is the verbatim message:

In the Holocaust the Jewish people were totally defenseless against those who sought our destruction no nation came to our aid

    [In the Gaza genocide the Palestinian people were totally defenseless against those who sought its destruction no nation came to its aid]

Today, we confront again confront enemies bent on our destruction. I say to the leaders of the world: No amount of pressure, no decision by any international forum will stop Israel from defending itself. 

As the prime minister of Israel - the one and only Jewish state - I pledge here today from Jerusalem, on this Holocaust Remembrance Day: If Israel is forced to stand alone, Israel will stand alone. But we know we are not alone because countless decent people around the world support our just cause. I say to you: We will defeat our genocidal enemies. Never Again is now.



'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Mon May 6th, 2024 at 05:01:50 AM EST
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80 Years ago, the Jewish people were totally defenseless ... [total death count of the Second World War generally range somewhere between 70 and 85 million people]

Statement by Netanyahu of fear he will be held to account by the International Criminal Court in The Hague ...



'Sapere aude'
by Oui (Oui) on Mon May 6th, 2024 at 05:02:43 AM EST
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