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Victoria Barnett Extended Interview

Clip: 11/08/2013 | 9m 11s

Kristallnacht, says this historian who directs the US Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Committee on Ethics, Religion, and the Holocaust, was a pogrom, an escalation of violence against the Jewish population at a time when America was heavily isolationist: “There were a variety of factors that made people turn away from actively helping the Jews just as they really needed the help the most.”

Aired: 11/08/13

Rating: NR

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