How does social responsibility appear in Night by Elie Wiesel?

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In the midst of unimaginable horrors and humans exhibiting brutal behavior, there are five good examples of people who did show social responsibility and courage toward their fellow man. Despite being scorned and called crazy by the Jews of Sighet, Moshe the Beadle is unwavering in his warnings about the atrocities he witnessed in the forest of Galicia. He feels that his purpose in surviving was to come back and convince the townspeople of what was coming. He tells Elie,

"I wanted to come back to Sighet to tell you the story of my death. So that you could prepare yourselves while there was still time. To live? I don't attach any importance to my life anymore. I'm alone. No, I wanted to come back, and to warn you. And...

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