"William Cooper is counted among the righteous who saved Jews during the Holocaust. In late 1938, this elder statesman of the Aboriginal rights movement delivered a letter of protest to the German consulate in Melbourne as synagogues burned across Germany in the aftermath of the infamous Night of Broken Glass, or Kristallnacht. "
Source: Awaye! (with audio documentary)
Categories: australia, indigenous, holocaust, wwII, genocide, protest, activism