Solidarity with the
Sinti and Roma of Europe

Eyewitnesses

Margot Friedländer, born 1921 in Berlin, moved from New York to Berlin in 2010

Ingeburg Geißler, born 1932 in Erfurt (Germany), lives in Berlin today

Zoni Weisz, born 1937 in Den Haag, now lives near Eindhoven (Netherlands)

Celino Bleiweiss, born 1937 in Przemyśl (Poland), lives in Otterfing (Germany) today

Mano Höllenreiner, born 1933 in Munich, lives in Mettenheim (Germany) today

Zwi Steinitz, born 1927 in Posen (Poland), lives in Tel Aviv (Israel) today

Yehuda Bacon, born 1929 in Mährisch-Ostrau (Czech Republic), lives in Jerusalem (Israel) today

Ruth Michel, born 1928 in Königsberg (Kaliningrad), now lives near Stuttgart (Germany)

Nechama Drober, born 1927 as Hella Markowsky in Königsberg (Kaliningrad), lives in Kiryat Ata (Israel) today

Franz and Petra Michalski, born 1934 and 1937 in Görlitz and Hamburg, live in Berlin today

Kenneth James Arkwright, born 1929 as Klaus Aufrichtig in Breslau, lives in Perth (Australia)

Politicians and Activists

Claudia Roth MdB BÜNDNIS90/DIE GRÜNEN, Vice-President of the German Federal Parliament

Kefaet, Selami und Hikmet Prizreni, Hip-Hop-Artists and Activists

Volker Beck MdB BÜNDNIS90/DIE GRÜNEN, Human Rights Activist

Ulla Jelpke MdB Die Linke, Spokesman on Internal Affairs

Tom Koenigs MdB BÜNDNIS90/DIE GRÜNEN, Spokesman for Human Rights Policy

Ágnes Daróczi (HU), Journalist

Lea Rosh, Journalist, Publicist and political activist, Initiator of the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe

Dr. Hans Otto Bräutigam, retd. Minister and former UN ambassador

Santino Spinelli (IT), Musician and composer

Prof. Dr. Rita Süssmuth, retired President of German Parliament

Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul, retired Minister

Dani Karavan, Artist, Architect of the Memorial to the Sinti and Roma of Europe Murdered under the National Socialist Regime

Reinhard Bütikofer, Member of the European Parliament

Organizations

Action Reconciliation Service for Peace

Gallery Kai Dikhas

Europäisches Zentrum für Antiziganismusforschung

The Allianz Cultural Foundation

Vereinigung der Verfolgten des Naziregimes - Bund der Antifaschistinnen und Antifaschisten

Verband deutscher Sinti und Roma, Landesverband Hessen

Alternatives Jugendzentrum e. V. Dessau

Central Council of Muslims in Germany

Stowarzyszenie Romów w Polsce

Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge e. V.