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Auschwitz Travelling Exhibit Opens At Kansas City's Union Station

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"Auschwitz. Not Long Ago. Not Far Away." travelling exhibit during its stop in Madrid, Spain

'Auschwitz. Not Long Ago. Not Far Away.' serves as a stark reminder of what humans can and will do to each other if evil is left unchecked.

Its curator explains the idea behind the exhibition which opened June 14 and the process of procuring the over 700 artifacts on display. Then the filmmaker behind the Kansas City PBS documentary inspired by the exhibition, "All These Delicate Sorrows," explains how he was able to feature Holocaust survivors that eventually found their way to Kansas City.

Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.
Danie Alexander is the senior producer of Up To Date.
Zach Wilson is the associate producer for KCUR's Up To Date.