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The Role of the Media

The Role of the Media

The front page of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch from November 11, 1938, with the article "700 Jews Seized by Secret Police in Berlin, More than 1400 in Munich." St. Louis, Missouri, November 11, 1938.

— USHMM, courtesy of St. Louis Post-Dispatch, copyright 1938

What effect did the media--newspapers, editorial cartoons, film footage, and radio--have during the Holocaust?

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This publication has been funded in part by a gift in memory of Simcha, Gisele, Eva and Leah Münzer.