Hélène Berr

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Hélène Berr chose not to flee to the Free Zone but stayed on in Paris, fully aware of the risk to her own life, to study and to work as a volunteer, helping to find places of safety for Jewish children.


2 thoughts on “Hélène Berr

  1. Great work on the portrait.

    So often it is easy for us to forget what others have gone through so we can celebrate our life, our freedom, our…. Yet it is not about us as individuals, but as a society. Today we celebrate the birth of the USA. We need to remember freedom and liberty come at a price and to endure it comes with individual responsibilities to preserve it.

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