“I Ask For Forgiveness”

This week 93-year-old Oskar Groening is facing 300,000 counts of accessory to murder. Yes, you read that right, three hundred thousand! How is this possible? Oskar Groening worked at Auschwitz, the notorious Nazi concentration camp. Since he was just the bookkeeper, he insists that he never physically harmed a prisoner himself. In fact, when he…

“Work Will Make You Free”

Inside several of the Nazi concentration camp (Auschwitz 1 for example), posted up for everyone to see were the words, “Arbeit macht frei.” These words translate as, “Work will make you free.” I can’t imagine how shallow and spineless these words must have appeared to the millions that were murdered in these concentration camps. Working…