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Holocaust survivors harness social media to spread message about its origins

Holocaust survivors harness social media to spread message about its origins
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BERLIN -- Alarmed by a rise in online anti-Semitism during the pandemic, coupled with studies indicating younger generations lack even basic knowledge of the Nazi genocide, Holocaust survivors from around the world are taking to social media to share their experience of how hate speech paved the way for mass murder.

With short video messages recounting their stories, participants in the #ItStartedWithWords campaign hope to educate people about how the Nazis embarked on an insidious campaign to dehumanize and marginalize Jews -- years before death camps were established to carry out murder on an industrial scale.
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