Holocaust : The Holocaust And Holocaust Essays

1747 Words Nov 9th, 2015 7 Pages
During World War II, Hitler and the Nazis capture and killed approximately six million Jews in what became known as the Holocaust. Although there are many documents written about the Holocaust, there is a conspiracy that the Holocaust never existed. This conspiracy is known as Holocaust Denial. Holocaust Deniers or “Revisionists”, have a list of arguments denying or distorting the events of the Holocaust. Although there are many people who believe that the Holocaust never existed, there is clear evidence that points in the opposite direction.
“We know about the Holocaust through a convergence of evidence such as documents, testimonies, facilities, inferential evidence, and photographs.” (Farmer, 2014, p. 39). A rising conspiracy throughout the world is the theory of Holocaust Denial. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum stated, “Holocaust denial is an attempt to negate the established facts of the Nazi genocide of European Jewry.” Many revisionists deny the Holocaust events completely; However, there are distinct denial assertions that are made by other revisionists. “Key denial assertions are: that the murder of approximately six million Jews during World War II never occurred, that the Nazis had no official policy or intention to exterminate the Jews, and that the poison gas chambers in Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp never existed.” (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum). Holocaust denial has been argued for decades, “Holocaust Denial first…

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