Kristallnacht Reflection

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On Tuesday, November 7, 2017 I attended a program titled Kristallnacht: Night of Broken Glass. The event occurred in St. Joseph’s Chapel at 6 P.M. The theme of the event was to remember the Holocaust. The Holocaust was a terrible time in history when over six million Jewish men, women, and children were killed by the Nazis. The Nazis used many methods to execute this mass genocide such as gas chambers, concentration camps, and even starvation. An emphasis must be placed on the importance of remembering this terrible time in history to remember the brave Jews that faced this terrible persecution and to help prevent another genocide from occurring in the future. The program recognized three survivors of the Holocaust, who were present. Two former
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