Holocaust happened because Hitler and the Nazis were racist. They believed the German people were a 'master race', who were superior to others. They even created a league table of 'races' with the Aryans at the top and with Jews, Gypsies and black people at the bottom. These 'inferior' people were seen as a threat to the purity and strength of the German nation. When the Nazis came to power they persecuted these people, took away their human rights and eventually decided that they should be exterminated.
The Holocaust was one of the most inhumane eras for not only the Jews but also other groups such as the Russians. In 1933 the Nazis came into power and believed threat the Germans were superior to everyone else. They also believed that the Jews were far inferior to them and were a threat to their German Community. As a result the Nazis started to persecute the Jews by burning them; they were put into gas chambers. There were over six million Jews that were murdered during the Holocaust.
The thievery done by the Gypsies is what made the non-Gypsies judge them and not like them. So, because of this, Gypsies have been targets for a variety of maltreatment (Pottanat 1). When the Holocaust came about, Gypsies were persecuted severely and Hitler’s treatment of them was very harsh. In the years that led up to Hitler taking office of Third Reich, the Germans began passing laws and putting limitations on Gypsies. In 1926, Germany had begun placing severe limitations on Gypsies to watch their actions and to make sure they weren’t getting into any trouble.
The Cause of the Holocaust Many people ask themselves “what caused the holocaust?” There are many answers to this question. The holocaust mainly started because of Adolf Hitler. Hitler thought that people should look a specific way. He blamed Jews for every bad thing that happened to Germans. As a result, Jews were murdered, abused, and emotionally scarred because of who they were, and the way the looked.
Holocaust HIS104 I would like to ask you to think of the most horrific thing that has ever happened to you in your life. Think about how it made you feel, your reaction to it and the pain that you felt from that experience. You wouldn’t even want your worst enemy to have experienced it. This is likely what could have been said about The Holocaust. For some it was the worst day imaginable, the most terrible thing ever experienced.
He believed that Jewish people were inferior to other human begins. Hitler beliefs and ideas caused him to create an army called the Nazi to help carry out his plan. The Nazis followed Adolf’s plan to kill Jewish people by creating concentration camps and gas chambers. The Nazis tortured and starved the Jewish people to their deaths. Out of fear and to avoid death themselves, many German civilians accepted Adolf Hitler leadership or they hid from him and his Nazi army.
Holocaust Why was there a Holocaust, how did it affect people and why is it important that we remember it? Task 1 The Holocaust was an extremely tragic period of time in history between the years of 1933 to 1945. At an approximately 11 million lives were lost because of cruel racial prejudice. The killings took place in Europe during World War two run by the German Nazi party led by Adolf Hitler. The majority of the victims killed were Jews because they were undesirable and not the same race as the German Nazi’s.
The St. Louis was forced to turn around and head back to Europe. There was also discrimination against Jewish people in Europe, especially Germany. The Holocaust was the systematic, bureaucratic, state-sponsored persecution and murder of approximately six million Jews by the Nazi regime and its collaborators. Why this discrimination occurred was because Hitler hated Jewish people and blamed them for Germany losing World War I. He considered Jewish people to be less than human.
Jessie December 12, 2010 Mon/Wed Sociology Sociology Of The Holocaust The Holocaust is one of the worst things that has ever happened on Earth. The sociological factors of Germanys society of that time have a lot to do with what happened through the years of Hitler’s reign. This essay will explain five factors that I believe caused or had something to do with the events that happened, From Hitler’s great ethnocentrism to his authoritarian way of leading the country. The great differences between the Jewish culture and Hitler’s idea of one forced the Jewish to become a counterculture. Hitler forced the people of Germany into changing their norms and values, allowing for it to happen.