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From 1933 to 1945, Nazi Germany carried out a campaign to “cleanse” German society of people viewed as biological threats to the nation’s “health.” Enlisting the help of physicians and medically trained geneticists, psychiatrists, and anthropologists, the Nazis developed racial health policies that started with the mass sterilization of “hereditarily diseased” persons and ended with the near annihilation of European Jewry.

From 1933 to 1945, Nazi Germany carried out a campaign to “cleanse” German society of people viewed as biological threats to the nation’s “health.” Enlisting the help of physicians and medically trained geneticists, psychiatrists, and anthropologists, the Nazis developed racial health policies that started with the mass sterilization of “hereditarily diseased” persons and ended with the near annihilation of European Jewry.

The Kleibroek family before the war. Pieter Kleibroek, a simple farmer from Warmenhuizen in the Netherlands, paid with his life for the decision to hide Abraham and Juliette Drukker and their 13-year-old daughter Marjan. On November 8, 2011, Yad Vashem recognized Pieter Kleibroek and Adriane Kleibroek-Nannes as well as their daughter Nelie Hetem-Kleibroek as Righteous Among the Nations

The Kleibroek family before the war. Pieter Kleibroek, a simple farmer from Warmenhuizen in the Netherlands, paid with his life for the decision to hide Abraham and Juliette Drukker and their 13-year-old daughter Marjan. On November 8, 2011, Yad Vashem recognized Pieter Kleibroek and Adriane Kleibroek-Nannes as well as their daughter Nelie Hetem-Kleibroek as Righteous Among the Nations

Đòi quyền bình đẳng cho phụ nữ cũng là một sự kiến lớn trong thập kỷ này. Nó giúp người phụ nữ đấu tranh cho mình, sự kiện này cũng gây ảnh hưởng lớn cho thời trang lúc bấy giờ

Đòi quyền bình đẳng cho phụ nữ cũng là một sự kiến lớn trong thập kỷ này. Nó giúp người phụ nữ đấu tranh cho mình, sự kiện này cũng gây ảnh hưởng lớn cho thời trang lúc bấy giờ

Alice Paul unfurling the ratification banner over the railing of the National Woman's Party headquarters on August 26, 1920 -- the day the 19th Amendment was ratified. The banner was one of the most important to the NWP. For every state that ratified suffrage, the members sewed on a star. When Tennessee ratified the amendment, the final star was sewn on. [Courtesy of the National Woman's Party]

Alice Paul unfurling the ratification banner over the railing of the National Woman's Party headquarters on August 26, 1920 -- the day the 19th Amendment was ratified. The banner was one of the most important to the NWP. For every state that ratified suffrage, the members sewed on a star. When Tennessee ratified the amendment, the final star was sewn on. [Courtesy of the National Woman's Party]

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Eight female war correspondents who covered the U.S. Army in the European Theater during World War II appear together in this1943 photograph.  (U.S. Army Center of Military History)

Eight female war correspondents who covered the U.S. Army in the European Theater during World War II appear together in this1943 photograph. (U.S. Army Center of Military History)

African Americans on a plantation owned by J.J. Smith in Beaufort, South Carolina, 1862. Photo by T.H. O'Sullivan. Public domain.

African Americans on a plantation owned by J.J. Smith in Beaufort, South Carolina, 1862. Photo by T.H. O'Sullivan. Public domain.

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