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Verdi: Nabucco – Hebrew Slaves Chorus


Nabucco – Hebrew Slaves Chorus

One doesn’t have to loose a country or to find a place and declare it his: Anywhere we are either hell, or paradise, or lost paradise, what we have is our human dignity. That fundamental right to be treated with respect, no matter of the momentary station we may have in life. While such an easy thing to say, in reality, human dignity has been the “commodity” the master takes from the serf to allow him the most outrageous and inhuman acts of cruelty.