Kristallnacht was a massive coordinated attack throughout the German Reich Unit

Kristallnacht was a massive coordinated attack

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Kristallnacht was a massive coordinated attack throughout the German Reich. Unit IV – The Rise of Totalitarianism & the Causes of World War II – The Holocaust THE 8 STAGES OF GENOCIDE -DEHUMANIZATION
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The burning of a synagogue during Kristallnacht Unit IV – The Rise of Totalitarianism & the Causes of World War II – The Holocaust THE 8 STAGES OF GENOCIDE -DEHUMANIZATION
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Synagogues burned on the night of Kristallnacht Unit IV – The Rise of Totalitarianism & the Causes of World War II – The Holocaust THE 8 STAGES OF GENOCIDE - ORGANIZATION
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In Retaliation for Nazi Mistreatment The attacks came after Herschel Grynszpan, a 17 year old Polish- Jewish refugee (born in Hanover, Germany) living in Paris, shot and killed a member of the German Embassy in retaliation for the poor treatment his father and his family suffered at the hands of the Nazis. His family, along with 12,000 other Jews, had been stripped of their possessions and transported in boxcars and dumped at the Polish border. Unit IV – The Rise of Totalitarianism & the Causes of World War II – The Holocaust THE 8 STAGES OF GENOCIDE -DEHUMANIZATION
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Ghettos Jewish people were herded into ghettos (walled off parts of the city in which the people could be more easily controlled). Joseph Goebbels called the ghettos "death boxes" Waiting for a drink of water in the Warsaw Ghetto, where water and food were in short supply. Unit IV – The Rise of Totalitarianism & the Causes of World War II – The Holocaust THE 8 STAGES OF GENOCIDE - POLARIZATION
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This ration card from October 1941 entitled a resident to 300 calories a day. Unit IV – The Rise of Totalitarianism & the Causes of World War II – The Holocaust THE 8 STAGES OF GENOCIDE - POLARIZATION
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Children climbing the walls to smuggle food into the Warsaw Ghetto Unit IV – The Rise of Totalitarianism & the Causes of World War II – The Holocaust THE 8 STAGES OF GENOCIDE - POLARIZATION
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The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising April - May 1943 Unit IV – The Rise of Totalitarianism & the Causes of World War II – The Holocaust THE 8 STAGES OF GENOCIDE - POLARIZATION
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Stage 6: Preparation Members of victim groups are forced to wear identifying symbols . Death lists are made. Victims are separated because of their ethnic or religious identity. Unit IV – The Rise of Totalitarianism & the Causes of World War II – The Holocaust THE 8 STAGES OF GENOCIDE - PREPARATION
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Segregation into ghettoes is imposed, victims are forced into concentration camps. Victims are also deported to famine-struck regions for starvation . Forced Resettlement into Ghettos – Poland 1939 - 1942 Unit IV – The Rise of Totalitarianism & the Causes of World War II – The Holocaust THE 8 STAGES OF GENOCIDE - PREPARATION
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Weapons for killing are stock-piled. Extermination camps are even built. This build- up of killing capacity is a major step towards actual genocide.
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