Examples Of Injustice In Night By Elie Wiesel

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Empathy is the intellectual identification with or vicarious experiencing of the feelings, thoughts, or attitudes of another. In English class this year, we’ve learned about the Holocaust and how the Jews were affected. Reading the book Night, by Elie Wiesel showed us a close up to lives of the Jews and more specifically his life. We talked about the bystander effect and not doing something is the worst thing you can do. An example could be the story we read on Kitty Genovese, who was killed while like almost thirty watched. The killer had time to leave and come back. Empathy can help a society by helping people relate to one another and change the dehumanization that's in some communities. The passage “The Lottery” showed the lack of empathy
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