|REMEMBERING AND TEACHING THE
|"I swore never to be silent whenever and wherever human beings
endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides.
Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages
the tormentor, never the tormented."
"Sometimes we must interfere. When human lives are
endangered, when human dignity is in jeopardy, national borders and
sensitivities become irrelevant. Whenever men or women are
persecuted because of their race, religion, or political views, that place
must - at that moment - become the center of the universe."