Editor’s Note: Below you will find an excerpt taken from the first English translation of Stéphane Hessel’s “Indignez-vous!,” published this week. Stephane Hessel Wrote Indignez Vous. Picture. Stephane Hessel- French Archives. By Kathy Warnes French activist Stephane Hessel survived the Holocaust. Stéphane Hessel, Resistance fighter and concentration-camp survivor, tells the young of today that their lives and liberties are worth fighting for. Remembering.

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My indignation regarding Palestine outrages by Israel [Indignez-vous! Inwhen most people are winding down and after a long career as a diplomat, Hessel’s life took yet another dramatic turn when his page pamphlet Indignez-Vous! A model attribution edit summary using German: It saw colonized people take it up in their fight for independence; it sowed minds in a battle for freedom.

On the other voue, the first ten years of the 21st century were a period of degeneration. Exasperation is a denial of hope. On the contrary, the problem is the power of money, so much opposed by the Resistance, and of the big, boldfaced, selfish man, with his own servants in the highest spheres of the State.

But it is an inevitable setback because we are in a world of violence. These reasons were born less from an emotion than a deliberate commitment. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. And press freedom is definitely what is in danger today.

It is especially necessary to be embarrassed [as Israelis are] by the effectiveness of nonviolence, which is found to provoke support, understanding — the support of all those in the world who are the adversaries of oppression. There and in the West Bank of Jordan. I often ask professors for the opportunity to interact with their students, and I say to them: He compared the 21st-century struggle against what he described as the “international dictatorship of the financial markets” to his generation’s struggle against oppression as a young man during the war.


Reforms offered in go contrary to this plan. They [young people] can already identify two big new challenges: It is driven by an authentic desire to get what you need. And this current goes towards more stephae, more freedom, but not this unbridled freedom of the fox in the henhouse.

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We, the veterans of the resistance movements and combat forces of Free France, we hessek on the young generation to live by, to transmit, the legacy of the Resistance and its ideals. If there is a violent hope, it is in the poem of William Apollinaire “that hope is violent,” and not in policy.

It was the years of resistance to the Nazi occupation — and the program of social rights worked out 66 years ago by the National Council of the Resistance!

The basic motive of the Resistance was indignation!

The author asserts that indifference is the worst of attitudes. Despite material destruction such as that of the Red Crescent hospital by Operation Cast Lead, it is the behavior of the Gazans, their patriotism, their love of the sea and beaches, their constant preoccupation for the welfare of their children, 8 who are innumerable and cheerful, that haunt our memory.

Who’s doing the ordering, who decides?

I had a feeling that it was necessary to move quickly so as not to be dupes of the hypocrisy that there was in the UN membership, some whom claimed these values already won but had no intention at all to promote them faithfully — claimed that we were trying to impose values on them.

I went back to Gaza in myself, when I was able to enter with my wife thanks to our diplomatic passports, to study first-hand what this report said. They can indignfz an end to the human adventure on the planet, which they can make unfit for habitation by man.


indignez-vous!: English

It is also a message of hope in the capacity of modern societies to overcome stdphane by a mutual understanding and a vigilant patience. Exact name of German article]]; see its history for attribution. Show 25 25 50 All. If I go towards the Asuras, their evil thoughts of themselves are tamed.

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Stéphane Hessel, writer and inspiration behind Occupy movement, dies at 95

Conclusion How to conclude this call to be indignant? But if, today as then, an active minority stands up, it will be enough; we shall be the leavening that makes the bread rise.

Look around you, you will find topics that justify your indignation — facts about treatment of immigrants, of “illegal” immigrants, of the Roma [aka Gypsies]. As for Fous, we all applauded the victory of the Red Army against the Nazis in When something outrages you as I was outraged by Nazism, then people become militant, strong, and engaged.

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