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Ongoing protests in Mexico challenging corruption, drug cartel violence, economic hardship and policies also have been called the Indignados. Retrieved 28 February It was originally scheduled to be published in May, but the publisher moved the release date up to mid-March after Hessel’s death.

Born German, he became a naturalised French citizen in In OctoberHessel’s essay, Time for Outrage! He was a member of the French division of the International Decade for the Promotion of a Culture of Peace and Non-Violence for enbagez Children of the World and was a founding member of the Collegium International [12] and served as vice president.


Hessel called for the French government to make funds available to provide housing for the homeless [14] and denounced the French government’s failure to comply with Article 25 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights at the Place de la Republique on 21 February In the Trenches with the Spanish for Liberty and Progress”, will be published posthumously.

Institute for Social and Cultural Communications: Translations into Japanese, Hungarian, and other languages are planned. His life will continue to inspire our work. As that comes to an end, he leaves us a lesson: He became an observer of the editing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights of Hessel’s reasons for personal outrage include the growing gap between the very rich and the very poor, France’s treatment of its illegal immigrantsthe need to re-establish a free pressthe need to protect the environment, importance of protecting the French welfare system[8] and the plight of Palestiniansrecommending that people read the September Goldstone Report.


He later escaped during a transfer to Bergen-Belsen concentration camp[4] and went to Hannoverwhere he met the advancing troops of the United States Army. At 95, he embodied faith in the future of this new century.

It was translated into 15 foreign languages, from Europe to Asia and South America. Best-selling French author and Holocaust survivor has some advice for Israel.

These protests, in conjunction with the Arab Springlater helped to inspire other protests in many countries, including GreeceUKChileIsraeland Occupy Wall Street which began in New York’s financial districtbut egnagez now spread across the United States and numerous other countries.

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He told the Ha’aretz newspaper: Human Rights advocacy French Resistance member Buchenwald survivor. Views Read Edit View history. On 5 JanuaryHessel criticized the Israeli military attacks in the Gaza stripsaying “In fact, the word that applies—that should be applied—is ‘ war crime ehgagez and even ‘ crime against humanity ‘.

Kechichian, “Worthy persons of the year” Gulf News December 30, Inalong with other former Resistance members, he signed the petition “For a Treaty of a Social Europe” and in Augusthe was a signatory to an appeal against the Israeli air-strikes in Lebanon.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Hessel’s booklet argues that the French need to again become outraged, as were those who participated in the Resistance during World War II. Association for Training in Africa and Madagascar, official website.

InHessel was named by Enbagez Policy magazine to its list of top global thinkers “[f]or bringing the spirit of the French Resistance to a global society that has lost its heart. BerlinGerman Voys. He also emphasizes the importance of good luck in life”. After the war, Hessel became assistant to Henri Laugier, vice-secretary general of the United Nations in charge of economic and social affairs, and was an observer to the editing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.


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The following afternoon his name was a top trending term on Twitter in France and Spain. It has sold more than 3. As a supporter of a two state solutionhe also told the newspaper: His first wife, Vitia, was the daughter of Boris Mirkin-Getzevich.

For my part, having visited Gaza, having seen the refugee camps with thousands of children, the manner in which they are bombed appears as a veritable crime against humanity.

Stéphane Hessel – Wikipedia

His paternal grandparents were Jewish immigrants who joined the Lutheran churchand his mother was from a Christian family. Translated by Vos Kogon. Previously, Hessel had offered his thoughts on death: Vitia Guetzevich ; 3 children [2] Christiane Hessel-Chabry For every generation, for young people, he was a source of inspiration but also a reference.

This page was last edited on 6 Decemberat On 26 February voks, Hessel died overnight at age Retrieved from ” https: Archived from the original on 24 May His short book Time for Outrage!