The Homeless, The Tempest-Tossed (1942 - )
the u.s. and the holocaust

A group of dedicated government officials fights red tape to support rescue operations. As the Allies liberate German camps, the public sees for the first time the sheer scale of the Holocaust and begins to reckon with its reverberations.

Episode Duration: 2 hour 13 minutes and 3 seconds

Episode Number: 103

About The U.S. and the Holocaust:

Examines America's response to one of the greatest humanitarian disasters of the 20th century and how the Holocaust challenged the very ideals of our democracy in this three-part documentary series by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, and Sarah Botstein.


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