Gisella Perl was forced to work as a doctor in Auschwitz concentration camp during the holocaust.
She was ordered to report ever pregnant women do the physician Dr. Josef Mengele, who would then use the women for cruel experiments (e.g. vivisections) before killing them.
She saved hundrets of women by performing abortions on them before their pregnancy was discovered, without having access to basic medical supplies. She became known as the “Angel of Auschwitz”.
After being rescued from Bergen-Belsen concentration camp she tried to commit suicide, but survived, recovered and kept working as a gynecologist, delivering more than 3000 babies.
Sometimes we just need to know that we aren’t as terrible as we think we are..
I mean, I really loved Cat Marnell up until she had something to prove.
Back when she was writing about lip plumpers and false eyelashes on xoJane I idolized her like she was one of the rock stars I used to have taped to my bedroom ceiling. Staring up at David Bowie and Joan Jett before I went…
Almost Famous (2000)
Dir: Cameron Crowe
DOP: John Toll
"It’s all happening!"
! unter We Heart It.