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Acceptance Speech, Elie Wiesel, 1986
This is Elie Wiesel’s (author of the autobiography “Night” and a Holocaust survivor) acceptance speech given in 1986 for winning the Nobel Peace Prize.

Which of the following statements best expresses the main idea of Wiesel's speech?


In times of human oppression, one must not be indifferent as it helps the oppressor.


If injustice is taking place, one has a responsibility to speak up.


The meaning of being human is rooted in our ability to take action and accept responsibility in times of injustice.


He does not have the right to accept this honor on the behalf of those that perished.

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