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The Holocaust: The Persecution Of The Jews

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The Holocaust was one of the twentieth century's greatest tragedies. It was possible by Anti-Semitism, isolation, and fear. Lots of peace has been resolved since this even but there are still Nazis to this day that think the Jews caused their problems.
In 1889 a villain was born his name is Adolf Hitler and he was the reason millions of Jews died during the World War II time frame. In 1933 Adolf Hitler convinced people that the Jews were the cause to Germany's problems and he used anti Semitic ideas to help citizens believe him. “But by giving the Jews the blame Hitler created an enemy. Hitler said that all Germany’s problems had been caused by the Jews. Many people believed him” (Anti-Semitism). From the peoples view they thought he was correct because they were having many problems in Germany so they simply blamed someone for the cause. The Jews tried to protest but it wouldn’t work out so well usually they would end up in a body bag.
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Millions and Millions of Jews were killed during this event including a little girl named Anne Frank. She was born on June 12, 1929, in Frankfurt, Germany; Anne Frank lived in Amsterdam with her family during World War II. Trying to stay away from Nazi persecution of Jews, the family went into hiding for two years; during this time, Frank wrote about her experiences and wishes. She was 15 when the family was found and sent to the concentration camp, where she died. The Diary of Anne Frank was a big success and was read by millions. “Despite everything, I believe people are good at heart.” (Frank). I strongly agree with Anne because most people do the stuff they do to get attention, and the cause of that could be from their parents not giving them attention as a kid, so if you think about it it’s not their
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