This video may contain images depicting the reality and horror of war and should only be viewed by a mature audience.
Clip from BBC documentary Auschwitz: Inside the Nazi State- detailing plans for building of the camps at Auschwitz- which would eventually include Soviet POWS and Poles and Jews. The complex included forced labour camps and privately owned industrial plants and the “Death Camps”- Gas Chambers and crematoria. aprox. one million Jews would be killed at Auschwitz.
Even today there are large numbers of young people who know very little about Auschwitz or the details of Hitler’s fanatical anti-Semitism which led to the Final Solution so there is a need to insist on passing these historical facts onto each new generation. Otherwise they become the easy prey of the anti-Semites, the Neo-Nazis and the Holocaust Deniers.
from gothgod and http://gordspoetryfactory.blogspot.com/
AUSCHWITZ: THE CORRUPTION
At the Auschwitz camp, a large amount of wealth was stolen from the Jews. The Goldjuden or Jews of gold were in charge of handling the money, gold, stocks, and jewelry. They subjected the prisoners to an intimate search just before the gas chambers. Jewish women had relationships with SS guards to save their life.
So called camp doctors, especially the notorious Josef Mengele, would torture and inflict incredible suffering on Jewish children, Gypsy children and many others. Patients were put into pressure chambers, tested with drugs, castrated, frozen to death and exposed to various other traumas.
Josef Mengele, did a number of twin studies, and these twins were usually murdered after the experiment was over and their bodies dissected. In the case of the twins, he drew sketches of each twin, for comparison. Mengele was almost fanatical about drawing blood from twins, mostly identical twins. Only a few survived….
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