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Fear In The Crucible And The Holocaust

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The Crucible
Fear has effected much of history. Many of these events in history are very similar. One of the biggest examples in history would be The Holocaust. An example would be the Salem witch trails which were depicted in the book The Crucible by Arthur Miller. The Crucible and The Holocaust are related because one person was to blame for the mass hysteria, there was one person in power, fear was used to control the people and many people were wrongly punished.
A way that The Crucible by Arthur Millar and The Holocaust are related is that one person is the reason for all the fear in The Crucible it was Abigail and in the holocaust it was Hitler. For example “I want to open myself! (They turn to her startled. She is enraptured, as though in a pearly light.)I want the light of god, I want the sweet love of Jesus! I danced for the Devil; I saw
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This is why no one spoke up because of the fear that they would be charged with witchcraft and hang. Another example is, “Hitler gave the Gestapo complete control which meant individuals lost the right to privacy and officials could read people's mail, listen in on telephone conversations, and search private homes without a warrant.” (GCSE History). Since no one had any privacy they were scared to speak out things about Hitler in fear that they would be sent to death camp. Just like how in the crucible if they spoke out against the trails they would be charged with witchcraft and hung.
Many people were killed in these two events and many of them were not guilty in any way. For example “Elizabeth (supporting herself against collapse grips the bars of the window and with a cry). He have his goodness now. God forbid I take it from
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