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Reflections on the Japanese Hero Chiune Sugihara

The man who saved my grandfather from the Holocaust

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Reflections on the Japanese Hero Chiune Sugihara: The man who saved my grandfather from the Holocaust

Chiune Sugihara, a Japanese diplomat, heroically issued thousands of visas to trapped European Jews, enabling thousands to escape the horrors of the Holocaust. Rabbi Levi Wolf shares his family experience in memorializing and celebrating this giant of moral kindness. (Video courtesy of Eli Rabinowitz)
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Anonymous February 15, 2015

Reflections on the Japanese Hero Chiune Sugihara Thank you for posting this story, I have watched the story told in Japanese before but never heard it being told from the Jewish point of view until now. Reply

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