In 2005, the United Nations established an International Day of Commemoration to honor the victims of the Holocaust, to fall on the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. That is today, January 27, 2009.
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As British statesman and philosopher Edmund Burke said, "All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."
Let us learn from history.