US Holocaust Mem’l Museum and Canada mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day

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Asha Bajaj

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​New York/Canadian-Media: The anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau for International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Jan 27, usually a moment of reflection was observed by the United States (US) Holocaust Memorial Museum after reimagining it as a transatlantic digital commemoration.

US Holocaust Memorial Museum. Image credit: Wikipedia

Located among our national monuments to freedom on the National Mall at 100 Raoul Wallenberg Place SW, Washington DC, the US Holocaust Memorial Museum is a living memorial to the Holocaust and inspires worldwide citizens and leaders to confront hatred, prevent genocide, and promote human dignity.

The Museum provides a powerful lesson in the freedom, progress, and the need for vigilance in preserving democratic values against the dangers of unchecked hatred and the need to prevent genocide and encourage them to cultivate a sense of moral responsibility among our citizens.

Since 1982, the Museum has organized and led the national Days of Remembrance ceremony in the US Capitol with Holocaust survivors, liberators, members of Congress, White House officials, the diplomatic corps, and community leaders in

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Asha Bajaj

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