Did you know that one-third of the total jewish population died during the Holocaust? Elie Wiesel the Jewish author, philosopher, and humanist was spared from these killings and wrote the book Night. In Night, Elie tells his story through the theme of Inhumanity as he shows examples of how brutal Naizis were to Jews. One of the legacies of the Holocaust was the scale of one group of people’s inhumanity towards different groups of people. In this case, though, it was the jews. The german government and the Nazis attempted to redefine them as sub-human and people that deserve to die. Below, are examples of dehumanization.
For starters, dehumanization is the process of stripping a person of every quality that makes