Count Their Names: The Nazi Persecution of LGBTQ People

Event details

  • Thursday | January 27, 2022
  • 7:00 pm
When the names and numbers of Holocaust victims are commemorated and mourned, one group of victims is often uncounted – LGBTQ people. It is for the most shameful reason – the persecution of gay people in Nazi Germany successor states continued after World War II.
Join together on International Holocaust Remembrance Day for this discussion with historian Dr. Jake Newsome, JProud Program Manager Galia Godel, and Sophie Don, Senior Manager of Program and Operations at the Philadelphia Holocaust Remembrance Foundation.
Sponsored by pRiSm (the RS LGBTQ+ connection group), The Leo Brenner Holocaust Fund at Rodeph Shalom,m The Philadelphia Holocaust Remembrance Foundation, and JProud, a program of Jewish Family and Children Services of Greater Philadelphia.
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