Critical Thinking/Discussion Questions - Eric Rosenfeld

  1. Mr. Rosenfeld had the opportunity to seek revenge against the mayor of his hometown, but he chose not to do so. Do you think that you would be able to handle yourself as he did? Why or why not? What is the right thing to do?
  2. After immigrating to America, Eric Rosenfeld ended up being drafted into the U.S. Army and fighting against the country where he was born. How do you think that this made him feel? Do you think he appreciated the American troops? Why or why not?
  3. What do you think it would be like if suddenly you were no longer allowed to be with any of your friends and neighbors or to go to public places because of your religion?