As daily clashes between troops and rebels fighting to oust President Bashar al-Assad have brought a devastating halt to all normal economic activity, the trade in precious metals has boomed as people struggle to make ends meet.
Dust and smoke surrounds a Free Syrian Army fighter after a tank shell exploded... Al-Qadir (The All Powerful) I beg you to watch over all the freedom fighters of the horrific civil war. I beg you Al-Wahid (The Only One) to stop the killing of the Innocent people of Syria, I beg You Allah...
A true angel. Her smile was breathtaking and full of innocence. Nour Al Ahmad she was killed yesterday due to shelling in Sbeneh - Damascus suburbs. Her face when she died reflects the horror she saw before dying. Dear God what punishment could suit those horrible beasts who are able to kill innocent people without blinking an eye? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WJrCTIIlqM0
In honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day, here is a collection of materials for learning about the Holocaust, including lessons on genocide, tolerance, hatred, and human rights. Lessons are paired with New York Times' articles, as well as supplemental materials, including videos, blogs, slideshows, and websites.