Holocaust
The Holocaust (from the Greek ὁλόκαυστος holókaustos: hólos, "whole" and kaustós, "burnt"), also known as the Shoah (Hebrew: השואה, HaShoah, "the catastrophe"), was a genocide in which approximately ...
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May 8,1945 V-E Day Is Celebrated In America And Britain
On this day in 1945, both Great Britain and the United States celebrate Victory in Europe Day. Cities in both nations, as well as formerly occupied cities in Western Europe, put out flags and banners,...
Putin Upholds Nazi-Soviet Pact To Carve Up Eastern Europe
In the midst of VE Day 70th anniversary commemorations in Europe and around the world, Russian President Vladimir Putin has publicly upheld the famous pact that the then Soviet Union made with Nazi Ge...
The Tragically Powerful Story Behind The Lone German Who Refused To Give Hitler The Nazi Salute
Adopted by the Nazi Party in the 1930s, Hitler's infamous "sieg heil" (meaning "hail victory") salute was mandatory for all German citizens as a demonstration of loyalty to the Führer, his party, and ...
94 Maidens - The Mandate Video
94 Maidens author, Rhonda Fink-Whitman interviews Pennsylvania public school graduates currently enrolled at four different PA universities to see what they know about the Holocaust, WWII, and Genoci...
Pink triangle
The VCD video for Pink Triangle.
Names of the Holocaust
Names of the Holocaust vary based on context. "The Holocaust" is the name commonly applied since the mid-1970s to the systematic extermination of six million Jews by Nazi Germany during World War II....
Extermination camp
German Extermination Camps or Death Camps were designed and built by Nazi Germany during World War II (1939–45) to systematically kill millions, primarily by gassing, but also by execution and extreme...
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Nazi human experimentation
Nazi human experimentations were a series of medical experiments on large numbers of prisoners, mainly Jews (including Jewish children) from across Europe, but also in some cases Romani, ethnic Poles,...
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Antisemitism
Antisemitism (also spelled Anti-Semitism or anti-semitism) is prejudice against, hatred of, or discrimination against Jews as a national, ethnic, religious or racial group. A person who holds such pos...
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Christianity and antisemitism
Christianity and antisemitism deals with the hostility of Christian Churches, Christian groups, and by Christians in general to Judaism and the Jewish people. Christian rhetoric and antipathy towards ...
Christianity and antisemitism - Wikipedia
Martin Luther and antisemitism
Martin Luther (1483–1546), a German Reformation leader, had a significant influence on German antisemitism by his virulent anti-Jewish statements and writings.
Luther's attitude toward the J...
Martin Luther and antisemitism - Wikipedia
Nazi boycott of Jewish businesses
The Nazi boycott of Jewish businesses in Germany began on 1 April 1933, in retaliation of the Jewish boycott of German goods which had started soon after Adolf Hitler was sworn in as Chancellor on 30...
Nazi boycott of Jewish businesses - Wikipedia
Anti-Jewish legislation in prewar Nazi Germany
Antisemitism and the persecution of Jews represented a central tenet of Nazi ideology. In their 25-point Party Program, published in 1920, Nazi party members publicly declared their intention to segre...
Anti-Jewish legislation in prewar Nazi Germany - Wikipedia
Racial policy of Nazi Germany
The racial policy of Nazi Germany was a set of policies and laws implemented by Nazi Germany, asserting the superiority of the "Aryan race", and based on a specific racist doctrine which claimed scien...
Racial policy of Nazi Germany - Wikipedia
Nuremberg Laws
The Nuremberg Laws (German: Nürnberger Gesetze) were antisemitic laws in Nazi Germany introduced at the 1935 annual Nuremberg Rally of the Nazi Party (NSDAP). After they seized power in 1933, the ...
Nuremberg Laws - Wikipedia
Haavara Agreement
The Haavara Agreement (Hebrew: הסכם העברה heskem haavara "transfer agreement") was signed on 25 August 1933 after three months of talks by the Zionist Federation of Germany, the Anglo-Palestine B...
Kristallnacht
Kristallnacht ([kʁɪsˈtalnaχt]; ), also referred to as the Night of Broken Glass, or Reichskristallnacht [ˌʁaɪçs.kʁɪsˈtalnaχt], Pogromnacht [poˈɡʁoːmnaχt], and Novemberpogrome [noˈvɛmbɐpoɡʁoːmə], was a...
Kristallnacht - Wikipedia
Invasion of Poland (1939)
The Invasion of Poland, also known as the September Campaign, or the 1939 Defensive War (Polish: Kampania wrześniowa or Wojna obronna 1939 roku) in Poland, and alternatively the Poland Campaign (G...
Invasion of Poland (1939) - Wikipedia
Occupation of Poland (1939-1945)
The occupation of Poland by Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union during the Second World War (1939–1945) began with the invasion of Poland in September 1939, and formally concluded with the defeat of Naz...
Occupation of Poland (1939-1945) - Wikipedia
History of the Jews in Poland
The history of the Jews in Poland dates back over 800 years. For centuries, Poland was home to the largest and most significant Jewish community in the world. Poland was the centre of Jewish culture t...
History of the Jews in Poland - Wikipedia
Jewish ghettos in German-occupied Poland
Jewish ghettos in German-occupied Poland were established during World War II in hundreds of locations across occupied Poland. Most Jewish ghettos had been created by Nazi Germany between October 1939...
Jewish ghettos in German-occupied Poland - Wikipedia
Nisko Plan
The Nisko Plan, also, the Lublin Plan, or the Nisko-Lublin Plan (German: Nisko und Lublin Plan), was developed in September 1939 by the Nazi Schutzstaffel (SS) as the "territorial solution to the ...
Nisko Plan - Wikipedia
General Government
The General Government, sometimes also General Governorate (German: Generalgouvernement, Polish: Generalne Gubernatorstwo, Ukrainian: Генеральна губернія) was an occupied area of the...
General Government - Wikipedia
Nazi concentration camps
Nazi Germany maintained concentration camps (German: Konzentrationslager, or KZ) throughout the territories it controlled. The first Nazi concentration camps were erected in Germany in March 1933 ...
Nazi concentration camps - Wikipedia