“Stolpersteine” (German for stumbling stones) are small cobblestones that are etched with the names and fates of Nazi Victims. They are placed all over Europe in front of the last free home the victim had before deportation. Their intent is to remind people of the victims of their Nazi past in a manner that does not glorify those events.

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