We're not here right now. But if you leave a message with your name, number and time you called...

 

669 Jewish Children Were Saved From The Holocaust By A Single Man. This Is How They Thanked Him.

via Upworthy.com

Sir Nicholas Winton who organized the rescue and passage to Britain of about 669 mostly Jewish Czechoslovakian children destined for the Nazi death camps before World War II in an operation known as the Czech Kindertransport. This video is the BBC Programme “That’s Life” aired in 1988.

Special thanks to

It Couldn’t Happen Here… Right?

Almost a century ago, a man in Eastern Europe gained power by feeding into the fears of the populace that was struggling financially, and needed scapegoats. Jews, Gypsies, and Homosexuals were imprisoned in concentration camps with the purpose of extermination.

That couldn’t happen again, right?

It CERTAINLY couldn’t happen HERE, Right?

RIGHT???

source - http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=d2n7vSPwhSU