This month marks 75 years since the Warsaw Ghetto uprising ended.
In 2006, I met the last living leader of that heroic act of resistance, Marek Edelman.
- Arnold Zable
- The Sydney Morning Herald
We talked in the Warsaw home of his friend, Paula Sawicka, a human rights activist and founder of Open Republic: the Polish Association Against Anti-Semitism and Xenophobia.
Edelman died on October 2, 2009, aged 90.
In reviewing his remarkable life, and his deep friendship with Sawicka, I am struck by the urgent relevance of…