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  • The Polish Midwife Who Delivered 3,000 Babies at Auschwitz

    The Polish Midwife Who Delivered 3,000 Babies at Auschwitz1

    Fifty years ago died one of the most remarkable women of the 20th century. You have probably never heard of Stanisława Leszczyńska. Few people have. Yet she was a model of heroism and humanity who should be acclaimed around the globe. Stanisława was a Polish midwife who worked for two years in the maternity ward

  • ‘The Zone of Interest’ in Forgiveness

    ‘The Zone of Interest’ in Forgiveness8

    The Zone of Interest won two Oscars this year. It is a highly stylized dissection of the character of Rudolph Höss, the commandant of Auschwitz. In his cozy home, with a wall separating his family from the horrors of the extermination camp, Höss was the kindly father of five children. On the other side, he was