lunes, 17 de octubre de 2011

45 Photos World War II The Holocaust The Atlantics In Focus

One of the most horrific terms in history was used by Nazi Germany to designate human beings whose lives were unimportant, or those who should be killed outright: Lebensunwertes Leben, or "life unworthy of life".

First applied to the mentally impaired, later to the "racially inferior", or "sexually deviant", or merely "enemies of the state" both internal and external. From very early in the war, part of Nazi policy was to murder civilians en mass

Source:
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2011/10/world-war-ii-the-holocaust/100170/