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Resisters

Mordechai Anielewicz

Resistance Fighter

Mordechai Anielewicz led the Jewish resistance against the Nazis in the Warsaw Ghetto.

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Mira Fuchrer

Resistance Fighter

Member of the Jewish resistance who fought the Nazis in the Warsaw Ghetto uprisings

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Emily Landau

Resistance Fighter

Joined the Jewish revolt and killed several SS soldiers during the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

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Hannah Szenes

Anti-Nazi Operative

Paratrooper and undercover operative who during World War II was dropped behind enemy lines - withstood extreme torture

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Tuvia Bielski

Partisan Leader

Leader of the largest group of Jewish partisans in World War II

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Violeta Yosifova Yakova

Resistance Fighter

Partisan and member of the Bulgarian anti-Nazi resistance

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Liviu Librescu

Professor and Hero of Virginia Tech Massacre

Holocaust survivor and professor at Virginia Tech who saved lives while barracading his classroom from shooter.

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