We watched the video Life Under Adolf Hitler, which if you have your Discovery Education sign in information, you can go watch again. You took some notes and talked a bit about it in class.

Here is Discussion Question 5 – Nazi persecution, oppression, and repression

  • List some of the images of repression and brutality from the film.
  • What did Nazi oppression look like?
  • Here is a link to Nazi oppression resources at the  USHMM.
  • Here is my Google search result for Nazi persecution.

Useful Definitions for this one

  • repression – the act or process of repressing or the condition of being repressed
  • repress – to keep under control, check, or suppress (desires, feelings, actions, tears, etc.).
  • oppression –  the exercise of authority or power in a burdensome, cruel, or unjust manner.
  • persecution – a program or campaign to exterminate, drive away, or subjugate a people because of their religion, race, or beliefs
  • Definitions provided by dictioanry.com.
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