Intolerance In The Holocaust

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Intolerance Essay How would you feel if you were treated unfairly because of the color of your skin, or your religion? People all over the world face this unfair intolerance. The definition of intolerance is unable or unwilling to endure. This means that not all people can handle the fact that others are different, so it causes them to show hostility to a certain group or race of people. On the other hand, I personally believe intolerance is the fact that some human beings can’t handle the fact that not everyone 's the same. In our world, there has been many cases of people showing intolerance in the past, and present to a group of people. The past has seen many cases of intolerance. One of the biggest cases was the Holocaust. The Holocaust had Adolf Hitler attempting to wipe out every single Jew on the face of the Earth. As a matter of fact, he also targeted the Polish people, and homosexuals. People of these races plus more, were sent to horrific concentration camps and brutally worked until they were incapable of doing so. This all happened because Hitler was intolerant toward the Jews, Polish, and homosexuals. Another example of intolerance is back in the 1960s with the Ku Klux Klan. This was a group of the people that couldn’t stand any black human being. They would burn crosses, and even go out and murder the first African American they laid their eyes upon. This group sent messages that encouraged racism and that black people were inferior to the white race. This

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