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- Raoul Wallenberg shows the importance of standing up for justice, niece says
MONTREAL — In 1944, Raoul Wallenberg rescued tens of thousands of Hungarian Jews from the Holocaust.
What inspiration can today’s generation take from the Swedish diplomat who stood up to Nazi oppression?
That’s a question Wallenberg’s niece, Louise von Dardel, often ponders.
“I’ve been thinking a lot about how we can learn from him today,” von Dardel, [...]
- Raoul Wallenberg square inaugurated
After several false starts, Raoul Wallenberg, a humanitarian credited with saving the lives of thousands of Jews during World War II, has a patch of turf honouring him in Montreal.
Yesterday, a dedication ceremony baptized a charming downtown terrace tucked behind Christ Church Cathedral as Raoul Wallenberg Square.
Wallenberg illustrated how peace ”cannot be found in ignoring [...]