"When someone is faced with a gun and chooses to respond with respect and love, that's hope."
No Ordinary Men: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Hans von Dohnanyi, Resisters Against Hitler in Church and State. New York Review Books.
Lena Horne is gone, but she remains a bright shining light.
Few biblical figures stand out for their bravery as Esther does. Faced with a looming order for the systematic extermination of her people, she risked her life and broke the silence.