Posts Tagged ‘remembering’

Remembering Sunder Navalkar

Red salutes to immortal Contribution of Sunder Navalkar to emancipation of the working class who passed away on April 9th  Veteran comrade Sunder Navalkar is no more, perishing at 10.30 in the morning on April 9th.Without doubt she was one of the greatest persons ever to have treaded the path of Communist Revolution blazing the […]

Remembering Volkswagen’s Troubled, and Holocaust, History

The main gate at the Auschwitz concentration camp. Photo: Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum. On March 19, 2019, the world press widely reported that the chief executive of Volkswagen (VW), Herbert Diess, apologized for evoking a Nazi slogan to describe the importance of boosting the company’s profits. Diess used the line “Ebit macht frei” at a […]

Remembering George Segal, beloved vanguard of 1960s wave of young Jewish actors

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Remembering Lotte Weiss, a Holocaust survivor who lived two remarkable lives

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Remembering Manfred Gerstenfeld: Truth Against Myth

Manfred Gerstenfeld. Photo: YouTube. JNS.org – There is an acerbic joke that you sometimes hear in the Netherlands to the effect that most Dutch people were part of the anti-Nazi resistance, but that they joined “after the war.” Like all the best jokes, it cuts into the myths we human beings create about ourselves in […]

Remembering Chandra Shekhar Azad  in the Context of Our Victimized Young Activists Today

Written by  Bharat Dogra and Jagmohan Singh Chandra Shekhar Azad has been one of the most enduring and inspiring symbols of courage and resistance in India. He symbolizes for millions of people in the country indomitable  spirit of great courage in standing up for justice and freedom. As we remember him on his martyrdom day […]

Remembering British Citizens Who Helped Indian Struggle Against Colonial Rule

Colonial rule is generally a relentless long story of exploitation and injustice, and this is certain true of the nearly two centuries of British rule in India. Despite this reality, however, it is fascinating to know that there were several British citizens who went out of their way to help the struggles of India against […]

Remembering Freedom Movement Revolutionaries, Observing Martyrs’ Month

Written by Bharat Dogra and Jagmohan Singh Every year India observes 23 March as the martyrdom day of Shahid Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru, and on 27 February India observes the martyrdom day of Chandra Shekhar Azad. However we often forget on March 25 to observe   the martyrdom day of Shahid Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi who […]

Remembering Harsha: The Forgotten Vardhana Ruler of India

Harsha was an Indian ruler who lived during the 7th century AD. He was a member of the Vardhana Dynasty, one of the regional powers that emerged in northern India following the collapse of the Gupta Empire in the 6th century AD. During his four decades on the throne, Harsha greatly expanded the territory of the Vardhana Dynasty. […]

Remembering the Barbary Slaves: White Slaves and North African Pirates

Much attention and condemnation has been directed towards the tragedy of the African  slave trade , which took place between the 16th and the 19th centuries. However, another equally despicable trade in Barbary slaves was taking place around the same time in the Mediterranean. It is estimated that up to 1.25 million Europeans were enslaved by  Barbary corsairs […]

Remembering Rabbi Louis Jacobs

A Torah scroll. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Any Anglo Jew from the 1960s will be familiar with the “Jacobs Affair” that divided the Jewish community more than any other religious debate in its history. There were other conflicts: between Sephardi and Ashkenazi, Reform and Traditional. But none as bitter or as lasting as this. I was […]

Remembering the the Jews of MENA on Holocaust Remembrance Day

In the spirit of the Abraham Accords, there is a growing interest in the Holocaust and its impact on the Jews of MENA (Middle East/North Africa). On this Yom Ha’Shoah / International Holocaust Commemoration Day on January 27, we should contemplate what the fate of MENA Jewry would have been had German general Rommel won […]

Remembering What Larry King Wrote in “I Am Jewish”

When Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl was brutally murdered in Pakistan in 2002, many Jews were particularly touched by his last words affirming his Jewish identity. In a book edited by Judea and Ruth Pearl titled, “I Am Jewish: Personal Reflections Inspired by the Last Words of Daniel Pearl,” prominent Jews from around the […]

Bid you adieu ‘Sultan’: Remembering Sunil Kumar

It was in 2007 that I first came across the name of Sunil Kumar while reading an undergraduate course on medieval India at Delhi University. His newly published book on The Emergence of the Delhi Sultanate, 1192-1286 (Permanent Black, 2007) had already become talk of the town by that time. In fact, he was among […]

Remembering Gordon “Butch” Stewart, Founder of Sandals Resorts

Mr. Stewart was a beacon of light for all that knew him.  He created many opportunities for his country, Jamaica, the wider Caribbean and its people. Mr. Gordon Steward, Photo courtesy of Sandals Resorts THE HON. GORDON “BUTCH” STEWART O.J. 1941-2021: LEGENDARY JAMAICAN ENTREPRENEUR REDEFINED ‘ALL-INCLUSIVE’ AND CHANGED THE WAY THE WORLD WENT ON VACATION […]

Remembering Dr. Kotnis, an eminent surgeon, outstanding internationalist fighter against fascism, and an enduring symbol of India- China friendship

  Dr. Dwarkanath Shantaram Kotnis  (1910-1942) As people entered the new year with hopes of peace, and relief from disease (covid-19), we recall an event of December 30, 1942. Given here is a copy of an elegy hung in a memorial meeting hall in China on that day. It was held to pay tributes to […]

Those we lost in 2020: Remembering the family members

There’s no way to tally all those whom we lost in 2020, a year when we mourned even our ability to carry out time-tested rituals of grief.Among those who died this year were some of the Jewish world’s most famous and influential pillars in a range of industries, realms of thought and areas of activism […]

Remembering Louise Rosenberg

December 20, 2020 by J-Wire Newsdesk Read on for article The AGM of the AJHS [NSW]  brought together “face to face” the Melbourne grandchildren of the late Louise Rosenberg OAM to honour their grandmother with the dedication of the Louise Rosenberg Communal Archives in the NSW Jewish War Memorial building. Eddie Jaku, Louise Rosenberg, Norman Seligman, […]

Remembering Winter in Kashmir: Shaping A Collective Memory of the Past

During nineteenth and first-half-of-the-twentieth century, a popular proverb on every Kashmiri’s tongue was Sountas na keneras, Te hardas na neeles , meaning “plough the soil in spring even if it is sodden, and reap the standing crop in the autumn even if it is unripe.” Like a grand narrative, this age-old wisdom was taught to […]

Apu, Ekshan, Ikebana and being Bengali- Renaissance, uninterrupted – Remembering Soumitra Chatterjee

I was then 14, maybe 15, between studying English and science Spending seemingly interminable days waiting for the variety Of Puja Varshikis; back on our 3rd floor, waiting for that magic Moment for the day’s Ananda Bazar to drop in a corner Of the verandah, launched from the street.  And no sooner than The thud […]

Remembering JFK, 57 years after his assassination

Fifty seven years ago Sunday, President John F. Kennedy’s presidency ended tragically with his assassination in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963.  Kennedy was the 35th president of the United States and the youngest man elected to office at 43 years old (although Roosevelt, at 42 years old, was the youngest to assume office). Kennedy was […]

ACH (1376) Mark Dankof – Generations With Mark And Andy #72 – Remembering Adrian: A Tribute To Our Friend

ACH (1376) Mark Dankof – Generations With Mark And Andy #72 – Remembering Adrian: A Tribute To Our FriendTHE ACH SHOW In today’s show originally broadcast on November 2 2020, Andy presents “Generations” with his co-host Mark Dankof for a show entitled, “Remembering Adrian: A Tribute To Our Friend.” Today we pay tribute to our […]

Remembering Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, feminist icon and champion of liberal causes

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Remembering David Graeber

Remembering David Graeber From his academic work to Occupy Wall Street and his support for Corbynism, the driving conviction of David Graeber’s life was that human beings are good – and capable of building a better world. David Graeber, who died tragically last week at the age of 59, was, as everyone knows, an anarchist. […]

Remembering The Ethnic Cleansing of Bhutan’s Lhotshampas

Jai Subedi, 38, meticulously counts the inventory in his small store ensconced in the north of Syracuse, New York. He pauses, then rubs the palms of his hands and securing his muffler, enthusiastically steps out to help two men unload the towering crates of water bottles along with sacks of onions, and apple cartons, from […]

Episode #220 – ‘Remembering Robert Parry’ with Patrick Henningsen, Mike Robinson

Episode #220 of SUNDAY WIRE SHOW resumes on Feb 4th 2018 as host Patrick Henningsen brings you a very special LIVE broadcast on the Alternate Current Radio Network (ACR) – covering all the top news stories worldwide… LISTEN LIVE ON THIS PAGE AT THE FOLLOWING SCHEDULED SHOW TIMES: 5pm-8pm UK Time | 12pm-3pm ET (US) […]

Remembering Sir Oswald Mosley – A True British Hero

Remembering Sir Oswald Mosley – a true british hero Sir Oswald Ernald Mosley, 6th Baronet (November 16, 1896 – December 3, 1980) was a British politician and founder of several nationalist organizations, the most notable being British Union of Fascists and Union Movement. Educated at Winchester and Sandhurst he fought with the 16th Lancers on […]

Remembering Father Feeney…A true warrior for Christ

Remembering Father Feeney…A true warrior for Christ Leonard Feeney (1897-1978) was a Roman Catholic priest. He was born in Lynn, Massachusetts on 15 February 1897. In 1914 he became a Jesuit Novitiate of Saint Andrew in New York, with whom he studied for 14 years before taking religious vows as a son of Saint Ignatius, […]

Chile and Palestine: remembering the 44th anniversary of Pinochet’s dictatorship

The long history of Arab immigration generally, and of Palestinian immigration in particular, to countries in Latin America is well known. Amongst numerous others, aspects of this immigration can be noticed through the various communities established by these immigrants; the Arab family names of many members of these communities; names of streets; and the political […]

REMEMBERING DR.WILLIAM PIERCE

Remembering Dr.William Pierce by Alicia Frischmann Dr William Pierce was one of the greatest thinkers, teachers and activist in recent American History. His videos & conferences are still till today a source of education for American people. Dr Pierce spent decades fighting and exposing the JEWISH power in America and the destruction of White American […]

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