DARK HORSE BOOKS AND YOE BOOKS PRESENT: “WHISTLEBLOWERS: FOUR WHO FOUGHT TO EXPOSE THE HOLOCAUST TO :: Weblog :: Darkish Horse Comics
Whistleblowers presents the true tales of 4 brave people who risked their careers—or their lives—to confront the unfolding Holocaust. They have been a younger journalist—and future U.S. senator—who uncovered the reality of Hitler’s plans; a member of Franklin D. Roosevelt’s cupboard who pressured FDR to grant haven to refugees; an eyewitness to Nazi atrocities who met with American and British officers to reveal the demise camps; and an American civil servant who blew the whistle on colleagues who have been blocking the rescue of refugees.
Acclaimed writer and Jewish historical past professor Dr. Rafael Medoff, director of the David S. Wyman Institute for Holocaust Research, and award-winning comics creator Dean Motter deliver to life these tales of ethical braveness within the shadow of genocide. The foreword is supplied by Mark Zaid, outstanding Washington DC legal professional and co-founder of Whistleblower support, a nonprofit that gives authorized help to authorities and private-sector whistleblowers, together with within the criticism that triggered Donald Trump’s first impeachment. Trump referred to as Zaid “a sleazeball.”
Advance Reward for Whistleblowers: 4 Who Fought to Expose the Holocaust to America:
“Rafael Medoff and Dean Motter inform an vital story for our occasions: how the righteous can take stands for reality that saves lives in occasions of horror. Sadly, humankind has not realized to make sure ‘by no means once more,’ so we should study from these tales to do what we every can.”—Paul Levitz, writer emeritus at DC Comics
“When the refugee ship St. Louis was turned away from America’s shore, my fellow-passengers and I felt as if there was no hope. It appeared the entire world had deserted us. It’s inspiring to learn, right this moment, concerning the handful of Individuals who tried to get the U.S. authorities to avoid wasting Jews from the Holocaust. Whistleblowers: 4 Who Fought to Expose the Holocaust to America tells a narrative that must be instructed to each technology. With its compelling comedian guide format, Whistleblowers will attain hearts and minds in lecture rooms throughout America.”—Prof. Hans Fisher, survivor of the voyage of the St. Louis
“All through historical past, brave whistle-blowers have uncovered corruption, introduced down tyrants, and saved human lives. This highly effective graphic novel shines a lightweight on the forgotten heroes who challenged America’s abandonment of the Jews throughout the Holocaust.”—Prof. Stephen H. Norwood, College of Oklahoma
Blurb from Conservative Judaism:
“Dr. Rafael Medoff has undertaken vital and progressive tasks to show concerning the Holocaust by way of cartoons and comedian strips, to assist be certain that the errors of the Thirties and Nineteen Forties won’t be repeated.”—Stan Lee
Whistleblowers: 4 Who Fought to Expose the Holocaust to America might be out there in bookstores September 26, 2023 and comedian retailers September 27, 2023. It’s out there for pre-order now on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and at your local comic shop and bookstore, and can retail for $19.99.