Explore A Line, Infants, and more!

einsatzgruppen -I find this suffocatingly sad. Here you see infants held to their mothers breasts. Hard to believe they were so compliant. How could this happen on such a great scale? What else could they have done?

Jewish women from the Mizocz Ghetto in the Ukraine, which held roughly Jews. Some are holding infants as they are forced to wait in a line before their execution by Germans and Ukrainian collaborators

Terezin... Children of the Holocaust 007 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

CAVEAT: This image is a publicity still from the current play "Terezin: Children of the Holocaust", by Anna Smulowitz. It is not a genuine wartime picture.

4 June 1962. Navy chaplain Luis Padillo was walking around giving last rites to dying soldiers as sniper fire surrounded him. A wounded soldier pulled himself up by clinging to the priest’s cassock, as bullets chewed up the concrete around them.

4 June Navy chaplain Luis Padillo was walking around giving last rites to dying soldiers as sniper fire surrounded him. A wounded soldier pulled himself up by clinging to the priest’s cassock, as bullets chewed up the concrete around them.

.História dos Estados Unidos da América

D-Day by the Numbers - A fascinating and sobering look at the realities of the D-Day invasion 70 years ago. (Now 71 years)

Little girls

German police and Ukrainian collaborators in civilian clothes look on as Jewish women are,forced to undress before their execution.

The child of a KKK member approaches a black state trooper in 1992. This proves racism is a learned trained emotion.

A small white boy touches the riot shield of a black state trooper at a Ku Klux Klan rally in Atlanta, Georgia, 1992 Hard to believe this was taken Raising children in hate.

Una inmortalizada imagen de Martin Luther King

17 fotos que marcaron un momento histórico en la humanidad.

Martin Luther King Jr removing a burned cross from his front yard with his son at his side. Atlanta Ga 1960 (In memory of Martin Luther King.

American Marine comforts orphaned Vietnamese child, 1969

Vietnam War - an American soldier holds a Vietnamese child, who fell asleep in the soldier's arms.

One of the only three photographs documenting the murder of the victims and the cremation of the bodies in the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp. The pictures were taken by stealth by a member of the Sonderkommando and smuggled out by the international underground operating in the camp. The picture shows the cremation pits ... which were used when the crematoria in the camp were not functioning. A former Sonderkommando member, Alter Fajnzylberg, later described how the picture was taken at crematorium…

Burning bodies of exterminated Jews in open pits at Auschwitz-Birkenau, because the sheer number of corpses from constant mass murders overwhelmed the crematoria.

Ordinary people. The courage to say no. The photo was taken in Hamburg in 1936, during the celebrations for the launch of a ship. In the crowd, one person refuses to raise his arm to give the Nazi salute. The man was August Landmesser. He had already been in trouble with the authorities, having been sentenced to two years hard labour for marrying a Jewish woman. We know little else about August Landmesser, except that he had two children. By pure chance, one of his children recognized her…

The courage to say no. The photo was taken in Hamburg in during the celebrations for the launch of a ship. In the crowed, one person refuses to raise his arm to give the Nazi salute. The man was August Landmesser.

The "Polish Schindler": Physician Eugene Lazowski discovered injecting healthy patients with dead bacteria could cause them to test positive for epidemic typhus without experiencing any symptoms. He  a friend worked secretly to inject thousands of Poles , deliberately creating the appearance of an epidemic. Fearful of contagious illness, Nazi's quarantined the villages rather than sending them to concentration camps.

Eugene Lazowski - a Polish medical doctor who saved thousands of Jews during the Holocaust by creating a fake epidemic which played on German phobias about hygiene

The White Death.....I want to be equally as badass....

Funny pictures about The most badass sniper in history. Oh, and cool pics about The most badass sniper in history. Also, The most badass sniper in history.

Pinterest
Search