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Ghetto - Wikipedia

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A ghetto is a part of a city in which members of a minority group live, especially because of social, legal, or economic pressure. The term was originally used in ...

Ghettos - United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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During the Holocaust, the creation of ghettos was a key step in the Nazi process of separating, persecuting, and ultimately destroying Europe's Jews. Key Facts.

Holocaust Timeline: The Ghettos

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Confining Jews in ghettos was not Hitler's brainchild. For centuries, Jews had faced persecution, and were often forced to live in designated areas called ghettos ...

Ghetto | Define Ghetto at Dictionary.com

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Ghetto definition, a section of a city, especially a thickly populated slum area, inhabited predominantly by members of an ethnic or other minority group, often as ...

Ghettos during the Holocaust | Jewish Virtual Library

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The Holocaust: Ghettos ... List of Major Ghettos ... Ghettos (June 1943); Decree for Establishment of Budapest Ghetto (November 1944); Memories from Kishinev  ...

Urban Dictionary: ghetto

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jury-rigged, improvised, or home-made (usually with extremely cheap or sub- standard components), yet still deserving of an odd sense of respect from ghetto  ...

Ghetto | Definition of Ghetto by Merriam-Webster

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1 : a quarter of a city in which Jews were formerly required to live. 2 : a quarter of a city in which members of a minority group live especially because of social, ...

Warsaw Ghetto Uprising - World War II - HISTORY.com

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From April 19 to May 16, 1943, during World War II (1939-45), residents of the Jewish ghetto in Nazi-occupied Warsaw, Poland, staged an armed revolt against  ...

The Ghettos - Aish.com

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Jan 18, 2002 ... One of the favorite forms of “amusement" for Nazi soldiers was to go up to the old Jewish men and cut off their sidelocks. A witness now living in ...

ghetto | segregated area | Britannica.com

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Oct 22, 2015 ... Ghetto, formerly a street, or quarter, of a city set apart as a legally enforced residence area for Jews. One of the earliest forced segregations of ...

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Jewish Ghetto's During The Holocaust www ...

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The ghetto was not a Nazi invention. Its origins can be traced back to medieval times, when restrictions on the places where Jews were allowed to reside were ...

Segregated From Its History, How 'Ghetto' Lost Its Meaning : Code ...

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Apr 27, 2014 ... The original root language of "ghetto" is unknown. But its original meaning has long been clear. By the 17th century, Rome and Venice had ...

Ghettos Under the Nazis - My Jewish Learning

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During World War II, the Nazis established more than 400 ghettos in order to isolate Jews from the non-Jewish population and from neighboring Jewish c ...