True Meaning of the Day

"So, enjoy your potluck dinners, your shopping sales, and your bar-b-ques this weekend..." but, make sure to remember the reason for the time off. And, be sure to face some uncomfortable, but necessary questions at the end of the article!

Holocaust Remembrance Day

"Even now, this blog post is the most difficult one I have tried to write. As a historian, I agree wholeheartedly with the sentiment attributed to Edmund Burke, 'Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it.'” One year later, these sentiments still ring true, and I can think of no further words to express the day we know as Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Holocaust Remembrance Day

I have always had an intense connection with the study of the Holocaust.  The study of the Holocaust for me began in middle school, and is a major reason why I chose to pursue a history degree.  Further study in the area stalled when I realized just how proficient I would have to become in at … Continue reading Holocaust Remembrance Day