Twitter users are sharing heartfelt words and horrific facts today in remembrance of the Holocaust, which lasted from January 1933 to May 1945.

Tweets reminded the world of the millions of men, women and children who lost their lives.

Some have used this day as a political statement to compare presidential candidate Donald Trump to leader of the Nazi Party Adolf Hitler.


Others used today to voice their viewpoints regarding Islamic beliefs. Several also asked questions about the validity of the Holocaust.

But many more used their social media platforms to ask for change, for all religions, races, genders and other basic human traits.

Regardless of your beliefs about the Holocaust, the simple fact that this was a terrible time for our planet remains. So take some time today to remember those who lost their lives during this tragic piece of world history.

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