ARBEIT MACHT FREI

Written by Mark deMeza

May 14, 2024

The prisoners in Auschwitz were so utterly degraded and subjugated that any form of rebellious activity was more or less futile. However, if you look carefully, you will see the capital ‘B’ on the sign is upside down. This deliberate error made by the forced labourers was a note of defiance to their evil captors.

 

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