Response to Life Apart
Hasidism is a religion that cannot be hidden. Unlike Christianity or Judaism it is quite
clear to a stranger that you are not normal, or at least acculturated. This movie shows Hasidism
in this way, and it is something I also believ
Response to Hitlers Mein Kampf
What surprised me most about the excerpt we read from the Mein Kampf is that Hitler
says that the Jews of Vienna were different, and that the Jews from Linz were regular Germans.
What this means is that Hitler
Dagmar Lieblova-Ryan Strassman
She speaks to people today about her experience in the Holocaust
Only celebrated major holidays
Was very acculturated and celebrated "Czech traditions" such as Christmas and Easter
Her community was generally acculturate
Between September 1939 and April 1945 over 70 medical experiments took place within the
concentration camps. Over 7,000 people were experimented on in this time and all were forced.
These medical experiments were supported by the medical complex of the th
1. Who is Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai? What famous story is associated with him?
What is his connection to lag baomer?
Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai was a famous Rabbi who lived after the destruction of
the second temple, when the Romans were ruli
Minority is less than half.
Sociopolitical sense: people characterized by some combination of political
oppression (cant vote), economic exploitation (not being paid a proper wage/bad
conditions/not getting paid), social discrimination
Historical Dictionary of the Holocaust
More than 70 medical research projects within the concentration camps
Supported by the medical complex of the third Reich
High altitude testing
o Victims were put in pressure chambers with low pressure and a