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distinguishing qualities and connecting them to Jews, like hooked noses. This, of course, leads into stage five.
Stage five is organization. Stanton writes that “Genocide is always organized, usually by the state, often using militias to provide deniability of state responsibility.” The emphasis on the supremacy of the “Aryan race” and the German worker is depicted in the picture to the right with the strong Aryan man standing above individuals who are deemed inferior, such as intellectuals or the poor as depicted in the poster. This kind of propaganda cemented the belief that those who did not fit into the “Aryan race,” such as the Jews, were far superior to pure Germans.
Stage number six is Polarization. According to Stanton, this is
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To the left is an advertising poster for the film, depicting a menacing looking Jew. This can also refer back to the early stage four in the anti-Semitic children’s books on the “poisonous Jew.”
Stage number eight is Persecution. This step includes where “victims are identified and separated out because of their ethnic or religious identity.” Stanton also mentions that,
Death lists are drawn up. In state sponsored genocide, members of victim groups may be forced to wear identifying symbols. Their property is often expropriated. Sometimes they are even segregated into ghettoes, deported into concentration camps, or confined to a famine-struck region and starved. Genocidal massacres begin.

In this specific case of genocide, the Jews were forced to wear the Star of David as a form of identification, the Star was also stamped on passports and ID cards. However, the star wasn’t the only symbol that was used to identify the Jews. Sometimes, a simple “J” was used on passports and other official documents to classify people as a Jew (as seen in the picture to the right). The In the late 1930’s, the beginning of this stage, was also when Ghettos and work camps were also being established.
Stage number nine is Extermination and it “quickly becomes the mass killing legally called genocide.” Between 1941 and 1945 the death toll of Jews and other minorities targeted
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