Night of the Broken Glass- November 9 1938 - 260 synagogues burned, 2,500 arrested, and 91 killed - the anti-semitic pogrom of Nov 9, 1938; a series of coordinated attacks on Jews andJewish property backed by Nazi government T-4 Program - Nazi euthanasia, 1939 – 1941- first Nazi mass murder program, mentally/physically disabled because they were viewed as a drain on society. First were targeted at hospitals and asylums. Was discontinued amid protests in Aug of 1941 but continued in secret. About 200k killed in Germany and occupied lands. - stands for Tiergarten 4, the address of the Berlin headquarters of the Nazi euthanasia program. Under the T-4 program, the Nazis began murdering mentally and physically handicapped people in 1939; officially stopped in Germany as a resultof public pressure (thru continued unofficially to 1945)Hitler-Stalin Pact- 23 Aug 1939- agree that they wont invade one another or attack one another and they will split Poland. Ended up not lasting very long after Poland was invaded by Germany. Lebensraum - German word for living space- a German term meaning “living space”; idea conceived before WWI and adopted by the Nazis, stating that Germans needed living space in the east and requiring that the racially inferior inhabitants living there should be killed, enslaved, or forced off the land.