Ordinary People Commit Atrocities

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This is one of the hardest but most important warnings for us today. Perpetrators were ordinary people.

People want to believe that only monsters commit mass abuses & atrocities. But it’s actually ordinary people, “just doing their jobs” and “just following orders”, who make horrors happen.

Photos of Auschwitz personnel, 1944.

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