Some may wonder why people should remember the past. They may think that it is better to move on and forget. However, so many lessons can be learned. These lessons can make the world better today. Here are just a few of the reasons why Holocaust remembrance is so important and how you and your family can benefit from it.
One of the best ways to learn about what happened during the Holocaust is through personal stories. There are a variety of resources available that adults and young people can use to find out what happened to individuals during the second world war. Many survivors have spoken of what it was like to be taken to the camps and what happened to their friends and family. Reading or listening to these stories gives people in the modern world insight into the persecution that was suffered. Retelling the stories means that the lessons learned from them will be passed down through the generations.
Holocaust remembrance is important on a global scale. Those who work to teach others and help them remember the Holocaust want to use what happened at that time as a way to make sure nothing like that ever happens again in the future.
There are museums, books, videos, and a variety of resources that can be used to help young people and adults remember the Holocaust and make the future better.
Learn how the mission of the Zachor Foundation is to ensure that the tragedies of the Holocaust are never forgotten by visiting the following website https://www.zachorfoundation.org.