Improve german race by eradicating the jews inferior

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improve German race by eradicating the Jews (inferior)Using propaganda to describe Jews as ugly human beings Influence by the USALays the foundation for mass murder “Law for the Prevention of Hereditary diseased offspring (1933)”Sterilization Law in 1933First step of the degeneration processMandating the forced sterilization of certain individuals (mentally and handicapped)Targeted illnesses which 1% will be sterilizedWomen died more than menBrought professionals to this type of ideology, they did the ‘dirty work’, provide the names of the inferior Eliminate anyone who was burnden to the countries such as welfare and healthcareDiagnosis and treatment; target those with hereditary illnesses such as deformity ana epilepsy “Sinti and Roma (gypsies)”People considered to be asocial (people who don’t communicate)Sent to concentration camps in 1930sBecame a target of genocide after 1941The Nazis believed to threaten the biological purity and strength of the superior Aryan race “Black Germans”
Against African German Poor/immigrate → degenerate Wonderer*“Euthanasia” (1939, beginning of WW2)A program that was organized to kill based on whether or not one was of value and was seen as“mercy killing.” This concept was not established by Nazis, rather it was established by Karl Binding and Alfred Hoche. They referred this concept to the idea of “permission of the destruction of worthless life.” The killings started with the mentally and physically handicapped children then expanded to adults. This was mostly kept secret and was run through discrete organizations. This concept relates to the Holocaust because it is the beginning of the massacreof innocent people. “T4 Programme (1939)”KDF (Kraft Durch Freude/”strength through joy”)Adopted only for Euthanasia; was originally used for childrenWas then expanded to adultsRelated to the holocaust because it was the beginning of the mass murdering of innocent people by the use of weapons and killing centers with gas chambers*“Gas Chambers”Another major method of killing humansRooms that were designed as bathrooms but then released pure carbon monoxide to poison the humans so they were dead within minutesWas part of the Euthanasia Program starting in 1939 when adults became apart of the experiment along with childrenEx. carbon monoxide was used in vans when transporting people to killing centers and carbon monoxide was released to kill people in the vansRelevant to holocaust history because it was one of the main killing methods used at death camps during WWII. It was used as an experiment on disabled people in the Program before it was added at death camps*“Anschuiss”German annexation of Austria, March 1938Germany and Austria were restricted from unitingWar was not declared but there were some military action; some Austrians were anti-

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