Night: Dehumanization “He was so terrible that he was no longer terrible. Only dehumanized” (F. Scott Fitzgerald). Jews were treated so badly that they began to act terribly but eventually they reached the point beyond repair and it was all due to dehumanization. The Holocaust took place in WW2, it was a horrific event that killed millions of Jews. Many Jews were taken from their homes and were killed, or were treated less than animals until death of starvation or exhaustion.
This tells us the reasoning that people believed proved that the Jews were guilty. As it says for this reason they were burned in these places as well as any other place that the word they should be burnt spread to. “However in Basel the citizens marched to the city-hall and compelled the council to take an oath that they would burn the Jews, and that they would allow no Jew to enter the city for the next two hundred years. Thereupon the Jews were arrested in all these places.” In some places the Jews had admitted to poisoning the water so they were burned. In some places however the Government believed the Jews should be left alone.
The reason why Jews was treated so horrible was because Hitler believed that they were to blame for the Germany’s defeat in the first World War. The way Hitler treated the Jews was absolutely terrible, it started in 1933 with the increase of persecution in Germany. Also Banned from some professional these include dentistry, civil services and medicine. In the year 1935 the Nuremberg law was reviled that Jew was second class citizens which prevented them marrying a non-Jews. Then in 1928, during this year Crystal night occurred.
An example of this is, “ Every Jew had to wear the yellow star.” (page 11). The Jews were disrespected many times because of their religion. The camps they were sent to broke many Human Rights. Nobody should have to experience what they did. Millions of Jews were killed for no reason other than the fact that they were blamed for
The Holocaust was a period of time where around six million Jews were killed. When rising to power, Hitler 's main focus was to blame the Jews for the variety of problems Germany was facing at the time. The German people would accept the anti semitic claims and would start to create a deadly reaction against the European Jewish community. The Nazis believed that Jews were the problem, and it needed to be solved by removing them. The mass killings of the Holocaust were what Hitler called "The Final Solution".
David Lenio someone who was threatening to take down the town 's Jewish population and school children. “The Holocaust has been proven a lie,’ Lenio was defaming all Jewish people, … If this speech is not defined as threatening then I think we’re in trouble.” (Weissmueller) This evidence shows that some people do not realize that the Holocaust was something that changed history and some people will take the extent of threatening others. Furthermore, the survivors have been through the rough times made it out alive. When you try to go against someone try to find all your facts. There are many first hand accounts from the Holocaust to prove against the denial of the Holocaust and many have been tattooed with their numbers.
The rise of Hitler was an important event in history that expresses a terrible way of racism and hatred. Many bad things happened to many people because of the events that took place during the rise of Hitler. Tons of people died and families were broken up and never seen each other again. In To Kill a Mockingbird also express hatred and racism in terrible ways and are extremely racist. Adolf Hitler was the leader/dictator of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945, He was born in Austria in 1889.
Nazis dehumanize the jews in multiple ways and for multiple reasons in the times of the holocaust. The holocaust took place during WWII. At this time the chancellor of Germany know as Adolf Hitler had ordered a crusade against the jewish race. In this time period over 6 million jewish people including men women and children. Families were stripped from their homes with nearly all of their possessions removed from them.After first entering the gates they weren't even allowed the cloths off their backs.Elie Wiesel introduces the theme of Dehumanization in the holocaust by reckoning event of his past life throughout the novel.
They held the highest population in all and every camp. In retaliation to Jews for killing a German policeman in self defense on July 31, 1940 the nazis carried out a public mass execution(“Holocaust”). This day was later named “Bloody Wednesday”.They were tortured by anxiety, were insecure of the present, torn between hope and despair, and felt helpless. There were many people who were persecuted during the Holocaust that weren’t Jewish: spouses of Jews, Roma Gypsies, resisters, priests and pastor, Jehovah Witnesses, political enemies, homosexuals, the disabled, and African-German descent. Spouses of Jews had to choose between getting a divorce or being sent to concentration camps along with their Jewish Spouse.
In this article Ali talks of where she lives and how if anything calamitous happened it was blamed on the Jewish people. “I remember my teachers, my mom and our neighbors telling us ... that Jews are evil, the sworn enemies of Muslims,”(Ali n.p.). Ali installs this almost anger in her readers because people shouldn’t think this way towards another human being. And yet there happens to be an entire culture that does think this way and no one has does anything about it. The rhetorical device logos appeals to the reader’s knowledge of what happened to a vast majority of the Jewish people in the Holocaust.