We have over 100 videos sharing Tova's story on social media, especially tiktok, hoping to remember the Shoah, combat antisemitism and eliminate holocaust denial. Below are our most notable TikToks with important messages or stories.
Posted on October 14th, 2021, this video reached 8,000,000 views with over 11,800 shares. In response to user requests, Tova rolls up her sleeve to show the tattoo, forced on her when she arrived in Auschwitz at 5 years old. The number tattooed on her arm, A-27633 replaced her name, which was done to dehumanize those in the camp.
Ukraine - Russia
Posted on March 4th, 2022, this video is Tova's take on current events between Russia and Ukraine. She recalls the challenging life living under Soviet-occupied Poland and relates to Ukraine's Jewish President, Zalenskyy, as he is the grandchild of Holocaust Survivors. She refutes Putin's outlandish claims of Zalenskyy being a Nazi.
Posted on March 25th, 2022, this video highlights the widespread lack of knowledge about the Holocaust by interviewing random students. Antisemitism and hate is commonly due to misinformation and ignorance, so by understanding the magnitude of the Holocaust and its effect on the world today, we can slow the spread of hate.
Every so often, it is good to take a break from the serious discussions to do some fun TikTok. Posted on December 18th, 2021, this video gives insight into Tova's favorite holiday. Of course, she picked Passover!
This story, posted on March 8th, 2022, was split into three videos, two of which are shown here. Tova recalls getting beaten by an SS officer when she was only 5-6 years old. They are supposed to be watched in sequence.
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