First they came…

First they came for the communists
and I didn’t speak out because I wasn’t a communist.
Then they game for the socialists
and I didn’t speak out because I wasn’t a socialist.
Then they came for the trade unionists
and I didn’t speak out because I wasn’t a trade unionist.
Then they came for the Jews
and I didn’t speak out because I was not a Jew.
Then they came for the Catholics
and I didn’t speak out because I was not a Catholic.
Then they came for me,
and there was no one left to speak for me.

This is a poem written by a poet named Martin Niemöller who lived in Nazi Germany. I found this quote in my book “I am Malala” on page 140. Thank You for reading :). Please pass on the poems message: If you don’t speak out no one will speak out for you. Bye for now!

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