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(CNN) – Welcome to CNN Radio News Day.
"There was a report by the American Civil Liberties Union and Human Rights Watch that looked at solitary confinement of minors across the country and found dozens of cases..."
"I wrote then one sentence and now my words are here, engraved in stone, at the entrance to this edifice. And, those words are 'for the dead and the living, we must bear witness' "
“There was one moment when they played a slower song and some people were kind of joke dancing, but over in the corner it started with two people holding hands, and then two more people joined and then a few more people joined. And by the end of the song everybody was in a giant ring around the room just holding hands and swaying to the music. It was hard to tell if it was planned, but it was really sweet to witness."
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Editor's Note: Today marks the 20th anniversary of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum. It was Elie Wiesel’s idea to make this an institution of learning rather than a simple memorial. Michael Schulder, host of the CNN Profiles, sat down with Professor Wiesel to talk about a range of issues, including how a sense of humor survives in so many survivors. This story, though, is about faith.
Listen to the full interview in our player above, and join the conversation in our comments section below.
(CNN) - “They called him Moishe the Beadle, as if his entire life he had never had a surname.”
This is the opening line of the most widely read memoir of the Holocaust, "Night," by Elie Wiesel.