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During the period from the early 1930s to the mid 40s the Jews in Germany Poland and throughout Europe faced intense discrimination from the Nazis Starting with boycotts and pogroms the Nazis proceeded to institute legislation against the Jews with the Nuremberg Laws Institution of ghettos began in the late 1930s A climate of hostility against Jews had been methodically and relentlessly established The Holocaust was a systematic destruction process which in a very rational bureaucratic and almost scientific fashion developed the way for expropriation of property suppression of rights and ultimately for extermination camps From a legal point of view the first years of the Nazis in power were very important Nazi propaganda started with the first phase of the destruction process defamation Nazis began to erase the rights of Jews and other party enemies soon after Hitler became Chancellor in January of 1933 To be more specific on March 23 1933 the Enabling Act was passed a law authorizing the government to issue legislation even if that legislation deviated from the Reich constitution One example of this legislation is a series of laws that were created for banning non-Aryans from civil service the legal medical and dental professions teaching positions cultural and entertainment enterprises and the press The Law for the restoration of the Professional Civil Service A Holocaust Reader Dawidowicz p 35 On September 15 1935 at the party rally the Nuremberg Laws were announced A Reich citizen is only that subject of German or kindred blood Reich Citizen Law of 1935 Therefore Jews no longer were German citizens they were subjects In order to protect the German Blood and German Honor they were forbidden to marry Aryans and forbidden to fly the Reich and national flags Protection of German Blood and German Honor of 1935 The testimonies of Ruth Kent a Holocaust survivor show how these decrees affected her life and changed it right away She says Every day they
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