San Diego Remembers the Holocaust at Jewish Community Center Event
Monday, May 2, 2011
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)