Night and Hotel Rwanda Similarities
Throughout the course of humanity, we have experienced terrible transgressions in our society. Although they took place sixty-one years apart, similar horrific events from the Holocaust (1933-1945) and the Rwandan Genocide (1994) occurred. In Night, the Holocaust was the systematic, bureaucratic, state sponsored persecution and murder of approximately 6 million Jews by the Nazi regime and its collaborators. The Nazis believed they were “racially superior” so they killed the Jews because they were deemed “inferior” and needed to be eliminated.
Hotel Rwanda tackles a recent event in history where the Hutu extremists of Rwanda initiated a terrifying campaign of genocide, massacring approximately …show more content…
In conclusion, the Holocaust was a tragic event in history where approximately 6 million Jews lives were taken because of cruel racial prejudice by the Nazis in 1933-1945. Hotel Rwanda, was a tragic experience about the Rwandan Genocide between the Hutu and the Tutsi in 1994, where one decision made by Paul Rusesabagina (a Hutu hotel manager of a luxury hotel) could change the world. The Hutus thought the Tutsis were extremely cruel beings,