RIP Elie Wiesel - Holocaust survivor, author and noted peace activist.
Quote from 'Night' by Elie Wiesel
A wonderful guide to an alarming and must read book, Night by Elie Wiesel.
Louder Than Most Women: Pre-Activity for Night by Elie Wiesel
We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. Interesting #perspective
Do not stand idly by if you witness injustice. You must intervene. You must interfere. - Elie Wiesel #historyrepeatsitself
This forecasts the inaction and self-service of our times when it comes to the challenges of gun rights vs gun control in the USA. The opposite of peace is not violence; it's indifference.
Teaching Night by Elie Wiesel? Use these paired passage suggestions to get your students thinking about the major themes of the memoir. All texts are freely available at Commonlit.org.
One of my favorite ever books. Seriously life changing.
Elie Wiesel quote from night on silence