sports in schools was to nurture the spirit of violence and aggression. Ten-year-olds had to enter
Jungvolk. At 14, all boys joined ‘Hitler Youth’, they joined the Labour Service at 18.
The Nazi Cult of Motherhood — Women were told to be good mothers and rear pure blooded
Aryan children. They were encouraged to produce many children.
The Art of Propaganda — The Nazi regime used language and media with care and often to
great effect. They used films, pictures, radio, posters, etc. to spread hatred for Jews.
Crimes against Humanity — People saw the world through Nazi eyes and spoke the Nazi
language. At times even the Jews began to believe in the Nazi stereotypes about them.
Knowledge about the Holocaust —It was only after the war ended that people came to know
about what had happened. The Jews wanted the world to know about the atrocities and
sufferings they had endured during the Nazi killing operations. They just wanted to live, even if
it was for a few hours, to tell the world about the Holocaust.