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Roy and Barbara Goodman Family Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Relations


This week marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz by the Red Army. And Thursday is the 83rd birthday of my wife’s uncle, Bernie Rosner, who was hurtled into that Nazi death camp’s cruel vortex as a 12-year-old in 1944. Bernie’s ultimate survival and subsequent long and happy life is a lasting triumph over his Nazi tormentors.


Burns, Nicholas. "Remembering Auschwitz." Boston Globe, January 29, 2015.