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- why ..
The Holocaust happened
because Hitler and the Nazis were racist. They
believed the German people were a 'master race',
superior to others. Jews and Gypsies were 'inferior'
people, seen as a threat to the purity and strength of
the German nation. When the Nazis came to power they
persecuted these people, took away their human rights
and eventually decided that they should be