81st Anniversary in 2024 of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising (geto fayerung) 19th April - 16th May 1943

And what shall we wake up to tomorrow ? And so the circles of irrational human brutality resume their merciless course….. Will humanity never change its self-destructive, murderous, imperial urges ? Collective narcissism of the most ruthless, paranoid and evil kind Surely the grimmest of ironies today is that both Volodymyr  Zelenskyy is Jewish ….. as is Benjamin Netanyahu Just now I  cannot help reflecting on the anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, living as I do where these tragic events occurred not so very long ago. I decided once again to read what I had written in my Polish book years ago about this particularly valiant and frantic moment in the tumultuous history of this miracle of a city, Warsaw. The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising is often confused by travellers to this country, understandably unfamiliar with Polish history, with the equally tragic Warsaw Uprising that began on 1 August 1944. In fact the parallels of the present merciless situation in Ukraine, Gaza and the Wars