JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Article about Polish ambivalence towards its Jewish past #general


Victoria Barkoff
 

In today's Herald Scotland, there is an interesting article by Mark S.
Smith on the efforts of a Polish woman in Sokolow to document the
town's Jewish heritage. The author also ponders Poland's attitude
toward its past and remnants of anti-Semitism.

http://www.heraldscotland.com/life-style/real-lives/how-one-polish-woman-uncovered-her-town-s-shocking-role-in-the-holocaust-1.1062311
[or http://tinyurl.com/2emo2k5 --Mod.]

Mark S Smith is the author of the recently published Treblinka
Survivor: The Life And Death of Hershl Sperling.

Victoria Barkoff
Montreal, Canada

MODERATOR NOTE: This note is posted because of the possible insights
the linked article may provide for people with connections to Sokolow.
Responses along these lines will be considered for posting, but
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