The tragic heroism of hopefulness
Gerda Taro was killed at the Battle of Brunete in July 1937 during the Spanish Civil War. She was 26 years old. Born in Germany, in 1910, to a family of German-Hungarian Jews. Her early life was uneventful until Hitler came to power and, in 1933, she was arrested for anti-fascist activism. On her release […]
. . . it’s like bleeding from a cut, to some people all that matters is the mess.