International Holocaust Remembrance Day: Chiune Sugihara

Chiune Sugihara saved thousands during the Holocaust and is remembered in this article. He’s often known as the Japanese Schindler and was the Consul General in Lithuania. (Huffington Post – Chiune Sugihara)

Here’s a doc on the man. The voice makes it sound like a bad docudrama.

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Also on Spike you can see the Oscar winning short Visas and Virtues that’s based on Chiune Sugihara. Wish the quality was a bit better.

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