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The Holocaust

Pop Culture
3.9m viewsHorrifying Nazi Experiments Conducted On HumansFor those born after the Cold War era, it's hard to imagine a time when the entire world wasn't aware of the medical experiments c...
World History
836.9k viewsHolocaust Survivors Tell Haunting Stories Of Life In Concentration CampsNazi death camps have received a great deal of attention in film and popular culture. Accounts of Holocaust survivors and life in ...
Military
909k viewsThe Complicated History Of Anne Frank's DiaryMost students have read The Diary of Anne Frank; it's a bestseller and important part of history. Whether it's viewed as a reminde...
WWII
856.1k views21 Haunting Pictures From Concentration CampsFew photos exist of concentration camps during the Holocaust; however, some remarkable images depict the abject horror of the peri...
WWII
1.5k votersInspiring Stories About People Who Escaped The HolocaustThe Holocaust was indisputably one of the most horrific events in human history. It also showcased moments of defiance, and inspir...
World History
377.6k viewsWhat Happened To Concentration Camp Prisoners Immediately After Liberation?World War II concentration camp liberation began on July 23, 1944, when Soviet soldiers entered the Majdanek camp in Poland. Effor...
WWII
2.8k voters12 Inspiring Stories About The HolocaustIt can be difficult to imagine happiness during the time of the Holocaust, as millions of innocent lives were lost. And while reme...
History
301.2k viewsFascinating Things Most People Don't Know About Anne Frank's FamilyAnne Frank's story was first published in 1947. Since then, the work now known as The Diary of Anne Frank has enthralled and touch...
WWII
171.7k viewsSchindler's List Ignored A Lot Of Awful Truths About Oskar SchindlerSchindler's List was Steven Spielberg's 1993 Oscar-winning film about a heroic German man, Oskar Schindler, who saved thousands of...
People Trivia
164.5k viewsFacts About Elie Wiesel And The Story Behind NightAuthor, activist, and Holocaust survivor Eliezer "Elie" Wiesel was born in Sighet, Romania, on September 30, 1928. The very early ...
WWII
72.7k viewsWild Facts About "Jewish Avengers," Holocaust Survivors Who Got Bloody Revenge On Their Nazi CaptorsAt the end of WWII, Jewish people had a lot of healing to do, and for a select few, this involved revenge on those who inflicted s...
WWII
36.3k viewsThe Saga Of The St. Louis Reveals How The US Sent Jewish Refugees To Their DemiseThe saga of the MS St. Louis – a German ocean liner that set sail in 1939, filled with persecuted Jews seeking political asylum – ...
WWII
40.2k viewsOne Doctor Invented A Fake Disease Called K Syndrome To Save Jews From The NazisDuring WWII, an old hospital in Rome run by friars fooled the Third Reich and saved the lives of hundreds of Jewish individuals. T...
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1.7k votersThe Best Documentaries About The HolocaustThere are many documentaries that discuss the traumatizing Holocaust, including the historical events that led to the rise of Germ...
Military
47.2k viewsFamous Descendants of Holocaust SurvivorsThe Holocaust was one of the biggest tragedies in human history and as the number of living survivors dwindles with the passage of...
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2k votersPowerful Movies About The HolocaustThe films on this list of the best movies about the Holocaust are ranked by the community as the absolute best. During the Holocau...
WWII
339 votersHeroic Stories About People Who Aided Jews During WWIIThe Holocaust was one of the darkest moments in human history. But it also included tales of heroism, as evidenced by inspiring st...
Old Stuff
2.1k votersMoving Photos Showing The Liberation Of Concentration Camps During WWIIThe Holocaust was a tragic and inhumane event during which an estimated 6 million Jews were killed for their ethnicity and religio...