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San Diego Remembers the Holocaust at Jewish Community Center Event

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San Diego Union Tribune -- Standing outside of the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center after Sunday’s Holocaust commemoration, Walter Steinweg looked up at his own name engraved on a wall.

He is listed under “San Diegans who survived the Holocaust.” The rest of his family is listed about 30 feet away on another section: “San Diego family members who perished in the Holocaust.”

The Rev. Canon Jack E. Lindquist, a University of San Diego professor, gave a lecture about the church’s complicity in the Holocaust. A documentary by local filmmaker Bonnie Bart featuring three survivor testimonies was premiered as well. (Full Story)

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