Engagez-vous! by Stephane Hessel, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Stéphane Hessel, 93 ans et Gilles Vanderpooten, 24 ans: la richesse d’un échange où D’un combat à l’autre, d’une génération à l’autre, Engagez-vous!. Stéphane Frédéric Hessel was a diplomat, ambassador, writer, concentration camp survivor, French Resistance.

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Hessel’s booklet argues that the French need to again become outraged, as were those who participated in the Resistance during World War II.

As that comes to an end, he leaves us a lesson: His life will continue to inspire our work. It was translated into 15 foreign languages, from Europe to Asia and South America.

Stéphane Hessel – Wikipedia

He later escaped during a transfer to Bergen-Belsen concentration camp[4] and went to Hannoverwhere he met the advancing troops of the United States Army. Archived from the original on 1 March As a supporter of a two state solutionhe also told the newspaper: Collegium International 5 February His paternal grandparents were Jewish immigrants who joined the Lutheran churchand his mother was from a Christian family.

In it “Stephane Hessel appeals to his readers to save the environment and to embrace the positive. Published by Cassell, London.

Retrieved 28 February Hessel was survived by his wife Christiane, and three children from a previous marriage. His short book Time for Outrage!


Born German, he became a naturalised French citizen in In other projects Wikimedia Commons. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. He told the Ha’aretz newspaper: Stefan Friedrich Kaspar Hessel [1].

Engagez-vous! : Entretiens Avec Gilles Vanderpooten

Hessel and his book were linked and cited as an inspiration for the Spanish Indignadosthe American Occupy Wall Street movement and other political movements. Ongoing protests in Mexico challenging corruption, drug cartel violence, economic hardship and policies also have been called the Indignados.

Institute for Social and Cultural Communications: This page was last edited on 6 Decemberat On 5 JanuaryHessel criticized the Israeli military attacks in the Gaza stripsaying “In fact, the word that applies—that should be applied—is ‘ war crime ‘ and even ‘ crime against humanity ‘. Vitia Guetzevich hesael 3 children [2] Christiane Hessel-Chabry In he was named by Foreign Policy magazine in its list of top global thinkers.

Views Read Edit View history. At 95, he embodied faith in the future engaggez this new century. He regretted that his words in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung had been perhaps “written too quickly, and read too quickly”.

Inalong with other former Resistance members, he signed the petition “For a Treaty of a Social Europe” and in Augusthe was a signatory to an appeal against the Israeli air-strikes in Lebanon. It has sold more than 3.


On 26 FebruaryHessel died overnight at age Association for Training in Africa and Madagascar, official website. Retrieved from ” https: Hessel’s reasons for personal outrage include the growing gap between the very rich and the very poor, France’s treatment of its illegal immigrantsthe need to re-establish a free pressthe need to protect the environment, importance of protecting the French welfare system[8] and the plight of Palestiniansrecommending that people read the September Goldstone Report.

In OctoberHessel’s essay, Time for Outrage! Previously, Hessel had offered his thoughts on death: InHessel was named by Foreign Policy magazine to its list of top global thinkers “[f]or bringing the spirit of the French Resistance to a global society that has lost its heart.

Translations into Japanese, Hungarian, and other languages are planned.

Retrieved 19 March Enyagez protests, in conjunction with the Arab Springlater helped to inspire other protests in many countries, including GreeceUKChileIsraeland Occupy Wall Street which began in New York’s financial districtbut has now spread across the United States and numerous other countries.

Human Rights advocacy French Resistance member Buchenwald survivor. BerlinGerman Empire.