Facts About Holocaust  

Facts About Holocaust

During World War II, the shocking news that filtered throughout the world was the Holocaust. This systematic killing of Jewish people by the Nazis started in 1933 after Hitler assumed power in Germany. It finally came to an end after Hitler and the Nazis were defeated in the year 1945. However, while the whole world knows that millions of Jewish were systematically culled in concentration camps, there are several other Holocaust facts that people are unaware of. More...

Treatment In Holocaust Concentration Camps

Treatment In Holocaust Concentration Camps

The chilling part of the Holocaust was the concentration camps that the Nazis had opened throughout Europe. These camps were meant to incarcerate people who help different political and ideological views and also for imprisoning people who the Nazis thought were racially inferior. Millions of Jews along with homosexuals, gypsies and Jehovah's witnesses were imprisoned or killed in these concentration camps. Life for the people in these camps was extremely difficult. More...

What Happened To The Jews During The Holocaust ?

What Happened To The Jews During The Holocaust ?

The Holocaust refers to the systematic persecution and slaughter of Jews by the Nazis. It was a genocide of insurmountable proportions that is difficult to comprehend even decades later. This genocide started in April 1933 and only came to an end after the Second World War finished. What happened to the Jews during the Holocaust was unthinkable. More...

How Many People Died During The Holocaust ?

How Many People Died During The Holocaust ?

It is estimated that about 11 million people died during the Holocaust. However, the exact number is not known and in all probability it must be much higher than the estimate. Thousands of those killed were not even mentioned in the record books of several concentration camps spread across Nazi occupied Europe, especially Poland. More...

Holocaust And Concentration Camps Information

Holocaust And Concentration Camps Information

Perhaps in world history, the Holocaust is the most shameful act of humanity. The systematic termination of millions of Jews, gypsies, religious clergies, political activists, mentally ill people and physically disabled people in concentration camps is difficult to digest. However, it is a reality that all of us have to live with. The Holocaust and concentration camps are synonymous with one another. Here is some more information about this dark period in world history. More...

Uk Debated Whether To Remove The Holocaust From Its School Curriculum

Uk Debated Whether To Remove The Holocaust From Its School Curriculum

According to a study backed by the UK government, many schools in the UK are removing the Holocaust from their school curriculum. This step has been taken as the school authorities do not want to offend Muslim students. This has started a UK debate whether to remove the Holocaust from its school curriculum. More...

 

 

    
 

World War II:

Holocaust Survivors Biographies       While many Jews, gypsies, liberals, homosexuals, clergies and political prisoners perished in the Holocaust, there were others who managed to make a miraculous escape from the concentration camps that dotted Europe. Many of these Holocaust survivors have penned down biographies and it is through them that common man was informed about the atrocities perpetrated by Nazi Germany. One such Holocaust survivors biography was penned by a person named Rudy. More..

 


 

 

 
   
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