Irena Sendler - Saved thousands of kids' lives. I don't want this to downplay the importance of climate change and our need to be aware, but this woman was amazing and is just as deserving of recognition for her incredible act of kindness.

Irena Sendler - Saved thousands of kids' lives. I don't want this to downplay the importance of climate change and our need to be aware, but this woman was amazing and is just as deserving of recognition for her incredible act of kindness.

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Irena Sendler (1910-2008). Rescued thousands of Jewish children during the Holocaust.

Irena Sendler (1910-2008). Rescued thousands of Jewish children during the Holocaust.

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Irena Sendler, age 97. A Polish nurse, she saved 2,500 Jewish children during…
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Let me stress most emphatically that we who were rescuing children are not some kind of heroes. Indeed, that term irritates me greatly. The opposite is true.I continue to have pangs of conscience that I did so little. -Irena Sendler She was even humble. She was an extraordinary woman.

Let me stress most emphatically that we who were rescuing children are not some kind of heroes. Indeed, that term irritates me greatly. The opposite is true.I continue to have pangs of conscience that I did so little. -Irena Sendler She was even humble. She was an extraordinary woman.

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Irena Sendler... "a Polish woman who outfoxed the Nazis during WWII and saved the lives of thousands of Jewish children...." "Suppressed during the Communist regime in post-war Poland, and for decades afterwards...Sendler's lucid account of her life and work is a testament to the human capacity for moral courage in the face of depravity and evil during history's darkest times." - PBS.org

Irena Sendler... "a Polish woman who outfoxed the Nazis during WWII and saved the lives of thousands of Jewish children...." "Suppressed during the Communist regime in post-war Poland, and for decades afterwards...Sendler's lucid account of her life and work is a testament to the human capacity for moral courage in the face of depravity and evil during history's darkest times." - PBS.org

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Irena Sendler saved over 2500 Jewish children during the Holocaust
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Irena Sendler

Irena Sendler

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Irena Sendler---one of my favorite people in history.

Irena Sendler---one of my favorite people in history.

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