Why Holocaust Memorial Day remains a vital day of remembrance
In Europe and in the Middle East, anti-Semitism is growing. Intolerance, racism, and cruelty are the staples of our daily news diet and we are witnessing the worldwide growth of an ideology which rejoices in killing its opponents. Holocaust Memorial Day matters more than ever'.
Senior Lecturer in Modern European Historian Dr Toby Thacker reminds us why we should never forget. And why this year being the 70th anniversary of the liberation, we still need this structured memory.
Read his new article in The Conversation out today.
Events & Conferences
Exploring the Past Free Lectures run by Cardiff Lifelong Learning Centre (all in LEARN on Senghennydd Road, Cardiff) 10th December Historical Association Lecture: Human Sacrifice in Scandinavian Viking Age: Grisly reality or morbid mainland European myth? Dr Tim Bolton