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Wexler Oral History Project

A growing collection of in-depth interviews with people of all ages and backgrounds, whose stories about the legacy and changing nature of Yiddish language and culture offer a rich and complex chronicle of Jewish identity.

Advice to Younger Generations: Learn from the Past to Create the Future, Make Love Not War

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Uwe von Seltmann,German author and journalist, shares his advice to younger generations to ask questions, learn from and make the most of the past and family history, to look beyond nationality and religion, and to make love, not war.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Uwe von Seltmann.

This excerpt is in English.

Uwe von Seltmann was born in Musen, Germany in 1964.