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Corrie ten Boom, an extraordinary woman. She and her sister were imprisoned in a concentration camp for harboring Jewish refugees in the Netherlands during WWII. Her book The Hiding Place will change your life.

Irena Sender, a Polish Catholic nurse social worker who served in the Polish Underground during World War II, and as head of children's section of Żegota,[2][3] an underground resistance organization in German-occupied Warsaw. Assisted by some two dozen other Żegota members, Sendler smuggled 2,500 Jewish children out of the Warsaw Ghetto and then provided them with false identity documents and with housing outside the Ghetto, thereby saving those children from being killed in the Holocaust.

“Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness: kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile.” Mother Teresa

Nelson Mandela. Will he be known as the last leader to bring democracy to his country using non violent protests?

American troops find a boxcar full of bodies at the liberation of the Dachau concentration camp, April 29th 1945

"I am a woman, but I will not be ignored or set aside because of my gender. I have a voice, and I will be heard." -George Sand