First they came…

Bee Sting – “Martin Niemoller (1892-1984) was an ardent nationalist and prominent Protestant pastor who emerged as an outspoken public foe of Adolf Hitler and spent the last 7 years of Nazi rule in concentration camps. Niemoller is perhaps best remembered for the quotation:”

First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out
Because I was not a Socialist.
Then they came for the Trade Unionists, and I did not speak out
Because I was not a Trade Unionist.
Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out
Because I was not a Jew.
Then they came for me — and there was no one left to speak for me.

A well-tended garden will flourish be it planted with fruits and herbs, or hate and evil. I fear for the garden of innocence:

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One Response to First they came…

  1. upaces88 says:

    I am soooo glad you posted this. I had forgotten all about it.

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