A barn burns in Poland

Remembering the murder of the Jews of Jedwabe in 1941.

Barn burning in memory of burning of Jews of Jedwabne in 1941. FOT. FILIP KLIMASZEWSKI / AGENCJA GAZETA

Polish performance artist Raphael burned a barn on Sunday, July 10th, the 69th anniversary of the burning alive of the Jews of Jedwabne in 1941 by their neighbors. In the video below Raphael explains why he is burning the barn. More than 1000 people witnessed the artistic act, including the Israeli Ambassador.

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Posted on July 11, 2010, in Anti-Semitism, Cross-posted from Jewlicious.com, Judaism and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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