Neutrality In Elie Wiesel's Speech

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Elie Wiesel makes a speech that was very intense. Is speech was so powerful that the people just had to listen. He made two very important statements in this speech. These two statements were probably the strongest points of this speech. The first statement was about neutrality. “Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim.” This means that being neutral is never in the best interest of the victim. It means that for means that for the oppressor, neutrality is good, but the victim cannot be satisfied with it. The other powerful quote in this speech has to do with silence. “Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented is silent, and it encounters the tormentor. When a tormentor hears silence, they feel as if they are not torturing
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