Christmas Day at Majdanek

An update from Kelly: So we are leaving in less than two days and I haven't managed to write a single blog yet. My goal was to do one every day, but this trip is all so overwhelming that I am having a difficult time turning thoughts into words. Instead of writing about a specific site, I have decided to reflect on a few of the best (or worst) experiences on this trip. The first few days in Poland were emotionally “light,” but as each day passed, it became increasingly difficult to take everything in. As Dr. Halperin has said, “This isn't if you've seen one, you've seen them all.” Each camp is associated with some of the worst crimes [...]