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  • From the archives: Elie Wiesel on Anne Frank

    From the archives: Elie Wiesel on Anne Frank
    Editor's note: As we approach Holocaust Remembrance Day April 15, we look back to Elie Wiesel's review of "Anne Frank Remembered" by Miep Gies — who helped to hide the Frank family — with Alison Leslie Gold. The review, translated from French by Martha Liptzin Hauptman, first appeared in the Tribune on May 10, 1987.
  • Chicagoland literary events: Oct. 15 - 22

    Saturday Anderson's Bookshop's mother-daughter book club will discuss "Number the Stars" by Lois Lowry at 2 p.m. at Anderson's Bookshop in Downers Grove, 5112 Main St., Downers Grove; free. 630-963-2665, andersonsbookshop.com. Franki Elliot will host...

    We all have a responsibility to report child abuse

    Elie Wiesel once famously wrote, "We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented." Sadly, as we learned again this week at Penn State University, silence among...

    Barbara Kingsolver to receive lifetime achievement award

     
    Bestselling author Barbara Kingsolver will receive a lifetime achievement award from the Dayton Literary Peace Prize.

    Should Romney take the rap for Mormon Church's 'proxy baptisms'?

     
    As if Mitt Romney didn't have enough problems with a surging Rick Santorum, the former Republican front-runner now finds himself pressured by Elie Wiesel to intercede with the Mormon Church to stop the "proxy baptisms" of Holocaust victims.