From February 7, 2024

If anyone had a reason to hate, it was Etty Hillesum. Her refusal to hate the Nazis even as they murdered her people, and her insistence that, despite the horrors of the camps, “life is glorious and magnificent,” make the diaries of Etty Hillesum, who died in Auschwitz in 1943, one of the most extraordinary testimonies of the twentieth century.