November 11, 2010
Pushed 1941, Operation Barbarossa, brought slightly more than 5 million more Jews under the
We are significantly talking around slightly 8 million people who are going to be
Let’s go way back to the 1920 before Adolf Hitler came to power and Nazi movement was
growing and anti-Semitism was a significant part of ideology of Germany.
We mentioned last
time that anti-Semitism as throughout Europe.
Words on buildings, “Juda Berzeda”= Death of Jews.
Word that was not used for human beings,
but used for the slaughtering of animals. There were some Jewish organizations that supported
Nazi ideology b/c there was a conflict between German Jews (very liberal Jews) and the new
arrival of Jews from Eastern Europe.
German Jews wanted to eliminate the immigration of Jews
from Eastern Europe and the Nazi’s agreed with this as well.
Hitler: Mein Kampf= wrote about a Jew free Germany and wanted to eliminate Jews from
German. It’s out in the open as soon as Hitler is out in the open.
His programs and attitudes,
ideology is out in the public.
April 1, 1933= Hitler calls for a national boycott on all Jewish businesses.
Germans do not deal
with Jewish businesses.
People break into businesses, the idea is that Germans should boycott
Jewish stores and businesses.
Few weeks later, Hitler states that you can’t work in civil services,
no matter how low or how high, can’t work in civil services.
Jews eliminated in boxing, and the
We also see elimination of Jews from banks, stock exchange, major professions, journalists, and
Eliminate Jews from politics, economy, eliminate Jews from social,
political, cultureal, economomial rife of the economy.
First phase of anti-Semetism is an
Second phase is a legal phase.
Let’s write the Jews out of existence.
What does this mean? Very
early on it was clear about the contrast of Jews and non-Jews. IF you owed Jews money, you
didn not have to pay. Jews are seen from the beginning as second class citizens in courts, the