The Pros And Cons Of The Holocaust

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The Holocaust was the mass murder of millions of Jews and other religions from the Nazi regime and their collaborators (Steele 6). The Nazi’s got their power in 1933, they thought they were the “Master Race” and other’s lower than them were hated and tortured or killed (Steele 6). After the Nazi’s took power their final solution was to erase all Jews, other religions, and anyone who stood in their way (Steele 6). The Holocaust took place all over Europe but some of the main places the Holocaust took place in were Germany, Poland, and Hungary (Blohm 10), (Ghettos). People that were involved in the Holocaust were Nazis, Jews, other religions, and politicians (Steele 6-7). Some big Nazi’s included in the Holocaust were Adolf Hitler, Storm troops, SA, SS, Reinhard Heydrich (Lace 63,66), the SS chief leader Heinrich Himmler, and Auschwitz camp commander Rudolf Hoss (first concentration camps). Big Countries that were involved in the Holocaust were Germany, Austria, Czechoslovakia, and Poland (Altman 11). The Holocaust is a time in history when millions of people were persecuted in Europe by being sent to live in ghettos and eventually being deported to concentration camps where they were systematically annihilated until the Allied forces liberated the remaining survivors. The Jews were forced to move to the ghettos because the Nazis wanted to limit the Jews freedom (Blohm 10-11). They also wanted to trap the Jews in one area and segregate (Blohm 10-11), them from the rest
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