Skip to main contentSkip to main content
You have permission to edit this article.

Letter: Holocaust document provides a lesson

  • 0

On September 12, more than a dozen golfers associated with the Virginia State Golf Association took to a Hanover golf course to play 100 holes in a day to help more golf more accessible for kids. From 8@4 presented by Massey Cancer Center from the Virginai Wayside Furniture studio.

This is a letter to the editor from The Times-Dispatch opinion page. Submit your letter at

Documentary provides a lesson 

Editor, Times-Dispatch:

The new Ken Burns series “The U.S. and the Holocaust” offers a frightening example of history ignored and not learned. Hitler made known his plans for the annihilation of Jews. Yet, too many of the European and U.S. populations remained silent. The Nazi Party’s disregard for life, truth and rule of law was accepted.

Like the events of the 1930s and 1940s, are we not witnessing a similar moment of history as evidenced by the intentional silence, acceptance and compliance from senators, representatives, justices and governors?

Ann Washington. 



Related to this story

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.


Breaking News