The Holocaust was the systematic, state-sponsored persecution and murder of six million Jews by the Nazi regime and its allies and collaborators. The US Holocaust Memorial Museum teaches millions of people each year about the dangers of unchecked hatred and the need to prevent genocide. Learn more about the Holocaust, antisemitism, and genocide below.
The Holocaust Resource Center provides access to a variety of resources exploring the history of the Holocaust, major events that occurred during the Holocaust, Frequently Asked Questions and video testimonies from those who survived.
By Alexander von Plato, Almut Leh, Christoph Thinfeld. United Kingdom: Berghahn Books, 2010