Monday, October 21, 2013

“What was Auschwitz?” “I don’t know…”

No rant here, just clear demonstration of our terrifying ignorance and disconnection from our recent past:

Questioner: What was the Holocaust?
American College Student: Um…I’m on the spot.

Questioner: Which country was Adolf Hitler the leader of?
American College Student: I think it’s Amsterdam?

Questioner: What was Auschwitz?
American College Student: I don’t know.

Watch it to the end. The woman makes her point, very well, and with no acrimony.


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1 comment:

  1. Good grief. Edith Stein pray for us all.