In Austria, the 5th of May marks the annual
Day of Remembrance of Violence and Racism commited to the Victims
of the National Socialists. This date also marks the anniversary
of the Liberation of the Concentration Camp Mauthausen. Connected to the
remembrance of the crimes commited by the fascist rulers is the mission
to fight current threats by racism and violence.
On the occassion of this day of remembrance the exhibition Living
Remembrance Culture in Styria will be opened in the arcades of
the Landhaus Graz. Numerous inititatives, which dedicate their work to
the active remembrance within various regions of Styria, will be presented.
Dr.in Bettina Vollath, President of the County Parliament
MMag. DDr. Werner ANZENBERGER jurist and historian
„Dictatorships. War. Destruction – Chances of regional Remembrance
Alfred STINGL, ret. Major a.D.
DI Helmut STROBL, ret. Kulturstadtrat
Mag.a Kathrin Ruth LAUPPERT-SCHOLZ, Association Tacheles Styria
Irina KARAMARKOVIC (Vocals), Kurt BAUER (Violin),
Christian MASSER (Vocals/Guitar), Gerhard STEINRÜCK (Contrabass)
Victims of the Holocaust.
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