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Sunday Smack

Happy Sunday, everybody! As of today, I am off to vacation, so this is a pre-scheduled post. I had an unexpectedly busy week with lots of work to do and so little time remaining for other important things. Among the latter: taking the final exam of the International Law in Action: A Guide to the International Courts and Tribunals in The Hague course I participated in recently on Coursera. I managed to finish the course Saturday night. Midnight, to be exact, after a tiresome day of touristing around (with a real tourist) in Budapest, and, uhm, also a glass of wine….

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Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart. Anne Frank

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Further reading on International Holocaust Remembrance Day: The Holocaust and the United Nations sunnymayhem: 68 years ago Red Army soldiers freed the prisoners of Auschwitz concentration camp. “The premier demand upon all education is that Auschwitz not happen again.” (Theodor W. Adorno, Education after Auschwitz)

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girlsarestrong: 27th January 2012 marks the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps. Today we remember the victims of the holocaust, and pledge to speak out against intolerance and hatred. http://www.hmd.org.uk/

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