Dilemma of Memory
portail mobile free Join us for this exciting new exhibit at the Michael Klahr Center of the Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine.
Generously Sponsored by UMA Senior College, Bath Savings Institution, Dr. Julius Ciembroniewicz and
JS McCarthy Printers
On the campus of the University of Maine at Augusta, 46 University Drive, Augusta, Maine 04330
The Latest from HHRC
Homosexual prisoners wore a pink triangle on their uniforms. If a prisoner was both homosexual and Jewish, a pink inverted triangle would be superimposed over a regular yellow one. This system allowed camp guards and other prisoners to instantly identify where an inmate came from and what type of prisoner he was.
As anti-racism becomes a popular goal for schools across the nation, this TT advisory board member considers what it really means to be an anti-racist educator.
23375: Unknown Man, Homosexual. Between 5,000 and 15,000 homosexuals were sent to concentration camps during the Holocaust, and thousands were murdered. From the Dennis Ring Collection donated to the HHRC
Young people have the vision to imagine—and create—a world without racism. Adults just need to get on board.
White supremacist or anti-Black attitudes don’t belong to only one ideology, one political party or one particular geographical location. These attitudes exist across different regions, socio-economic classes, income levels, education groups and political affiliations. Since both anti-Blackness and white supremacy are baked into our country’s foundation, they often play out in our daily lives.