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A washroom in Block 11--the "Death Block." Here condemned prisoners were made to undress before being shot.

A washroom in Block "Death Block." Here condemned prisoners were made to undress before being shot.

gas chamber. A 1000 poor souls were crammed in at a time. To fill up even more, young children and babies would be passed over heads and squeezed in. Imagine their terror..,all of the victims terror.

A 1000 poor souls were crammed in at a time. To fill up even more, young children and babies would be passed over heads and squeezed in. Imagine their terror.all of the victims terror.

Inside the last standing Auschwitz gas chamber.What they did to them is such an outrage..most people rather not show some of these pic. but its the truth! It really happened!!!

Inside the last standing Auschwitz gas chamber.What they did to them is such an outrage. but its the truth!

The horrible gas chambers at Auschwitz. Used for the first time in 1941.  I visited Auschwitz in October 2009. Ran chills down my spine! :-(

The horrible gas chambers at Auschwitz. Used for the first time in It fit 700 people and took 2 days to burn the bodies.this wasn't fast enough, so they built another camp, Birkenau (Auschwitz II) that can handle 4000 at a time.

Serbian children in Croatian extermination camp Stara Gradiska, in 1942.

Serbian children in Croatian extermination camp Stara Gradiska, in 1942.

Mauthausen.  Prisoners showing a furnace to their liberators.  Notoriously, at Auschwitz especially, prisoners were forced to collect the corpses of their gassed friends and family and load them into the ovens.  These "Sonderkommando" or Special Detail were at first given preferential treatment, only to be exterminated themselves after a month or two, so as not to be able to give away camp secrets in the event of their escape.

Holocaust photograph: Survivors in Mauthausen open one of the crematoria ovens for American troops who are inspecting the camp.

An U.S. soldier inspects the crematorium at the Buchenwald Concentration Camp, which was liberated on April 11, 1945 by the 9th Armored Infantry Battalion, from the 6th Armored Division, part of the U.S. Third Army.

An U. soldier inspects the crematorium at the Buchenwald Concentration Camp, which was liberated on April 1945 by the Armored Infantry Battalion, from the Armored Division, part of the U.

Female prisoners in Auschwitz. On April 6, 1944 soldiers raided a Jewish childrens home in Izieu, France. 41 children in the age of 3 to 13 died a few days later in the gaschambers of Auschwitz. The raid was ordered by Klaus Barbie.

One Should Never Forget the Horrors of WWII: Auschwitz Concentration Camp

03 Sep 41: Gas chambers at Auschwitz, Poland, are used for first time with Zyklon B, which is basically Hydrogen Cyanide. More: http://scanningwwii.com/a?d=0903&s=410903 #WWII

03 Sep Gas chambers at Auschwitz, Poland, are used for first time with Zyklon B, which is basically Hydrogen Cyanide.

Great activity for World War II that forces students to think critically!  Students are given five scenarios that involve World War II, the Holocaust, and its aftermath. Then they are asked to answer a series of thought provoking moral questions. Each story is based on a true event and the real stories are also provided. Extension suggestions and a lesson plan are included.

WWII Dilemmas

Vietnam war conflict essay topic Write my research paper service underlines that writing a research paper on the Vietnam War is an important, on the Vietnam War: Topic, research essay.

Native American map. found via tairrastrange. [Only a few of hundreds of tribal groups are shown.]

Native American map

"The Trail of Tears" was the forced relocation and movement of Native American nations from southeastern parts of the present-day United States following the Indian Removal Act of 1830. It has been described as an act of genocide. The phrase originated from a description of the removal of the Choctaw Nation in 1831. Many Native Americans suffered from exposure, disease, and starvation while on route to their destinations, and many died, including 4,000 of the 15,000 relocated Cherokee.

'Never Forget - The Native American Genocides

American Holocaust - One Hundred Million Native Americans Killed. Never forget! This is not aimed at any one race but what we as humans are capable of and that we must remember who the first Americans were and are.

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