Crossing Borders, Making Homes: Stories of Resilient Women by Dalia J. Llera Ed.D., Dolita Cathcart Ph.D., Eleanor Roffman

By Dalia J. Llera Ed.D., Dolita Cathcart Ph.D., Eleanor Roffman Ed.D.

Struggle, terrorism and discrimination have an effect on the lives of girls and their households around the globe. it is usually as much as ladies to create and re-create secure houses inside themselves, households and groups. Crossing Borders, Making houses: tales of Resilient ladies is a set of narratives that illustrate the resilience, get to the bottom of and energy of girls. The individuals are a racially and ethnically diversified workforce of overseas and native-born ladies who've crossed literal and figurative borders of their fight for empowerment, social justice and peace. an immense a part of each one woman’s tale is the dedication to creating optimistic switch in neighborhood and international groups. The women’s resilience and their dedication to social justice serves as idea to readers in all places.

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However our countryman was arrested, brought before a court martial and sentenced to death. Several of us officers and NCOs vainly asked our general for mercy, for we were convinced that it was not a case of rape, rather that the affair had been going on for several weeks. After he had listened to us “Papa” Hausser said: “Not a single member of the Waffen-SS, which is an elite force, may fall under suspicion of having committed an act which would shame a true soldier. ” And it was carried out. During the hard winter of 1940/41 we asked ourselves various questions on the Langrcs Plateau.

French Army 9. Italian Army 93 points 86 points 83 points 79 points 71 points 62 points 55 points 39 points 24 points Where the air forces were concerned, the RAF followed the Luftwaffe, then came the American Air Force, the Japanese Air Force and that of the USSR. The British Navy placed ahead of the Japanese and American, while the German stood in First place. Finally, among the elite units the Waffen-SS held First place, fol¬ lowed by the Marines (USA), the British commandos and the French Foreign Legion.

After he had listened to us “Papa” Hausser said: “Not a single member of the Waffen-SS, which is an elite force, may fall under suspicion of having committed an act which would shame a true soldier. ” And it was carried out. During the hard winter of 1940/41 we asked ourselves various questions on the Langrcs Plateau. What were we doing there? I saw no hatred of Germans in France, just as the Germans did not hate France. Both peoples had earned enough glory on the battlefield against each other to now build a united Europe, which was a possi¬ bility at that point in time, side by side.

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