S: The Worlds Response
FC: By:Kyle Airheart, Alex Medina,Sarah Bryant | The Worlds Response | Ellie Wiesel
1: What was Happening in Europe? | The Germans were amazed at how foreign countries wouldn't open their doors to the Jews but criticize Germany for the Holocaust. (Emigration and the Evian Conference)
2: What is Kristallnacht? Kristallnacht means crystal night. "By 1936, Jews were prohibited from participated in parliamentary elections and signs reading "Jews not welcome" appeared in many Germans cities." (Grobman and Landes)
4: In the early 1900's the Naiz's tried to make Germany"Judenrein" (cleaned of Jew's) they were forced to leave the country. (Emigration and the Evian Conference) | What is the Evian Conference?
5: A bill proposed to let 20,000 German children into the US as refuges. sadly the wagner-rogers bill was buried committee with out the support of president roosevelt | What was the Wagner-Rogers Bill?
6: S.S. ST. Louis It was part of a Hamburg-American line. The S.S. ST. Louis was the Jewish refugee's only chance to get from Germany to Cuba so they could be free. (The Tragedy of the S.S. St. Louis)
7: Most Jews were forced out of their jobs and had no money to enter the ship .others had family members send them money from outside of Germany and Europe. (The Tragedy of the S.S. St. Louis)
8: Works cited | "Emigration and the Evian Conference" www.ushmm.org
9: The End