Dachau opened in 1933 in Germany. It was the beginning of a revolution created by Hitler to imprison anyone that didn't share his political views. The reaction of those who witnessed the horrors that took place behind Dachau's walls will never be forgotten by future generations.
All great movements are popular movements. They are the volcanic eruptions of human passions and emotions, stirred into activity by the ruthless Goddess of Distress or by the torch of the spoken word cast into the midst of the people.-Hitler
Adolf Hitler, despite his own Jewish heritage, became the leader of a new political party, the Nazis. After becoming the Chancellor of Germany, in February 1933, Hitler persuaded President Von Hindenburg to invoke an emergency decree that authorized him "To suspend all civil rights, arrest and execute any suspicious person," which led to the building of the first concentration camp in Germany, to incarcerate thousands of political opponents. After P...