An East German soldier helping a boy cross the newly formed ‘Berlin Wall,’ 1961. The boy was found on the opposite side of the wall from his family. Despite given orders by the East German government to let no one pass, the soldier helped the boy through the barbwire. Brave men exist!
A hundred years ago, some 605,000 of the Herero people of the German colony of South West Africa (today Namibia) were killed. Many in concentration camps. Today, the descendants of the survivors are seeking reparations from the German government. THIS PHOTO IS HERERO PEOPLE HEAD IN GERMANY LAB