Why are people obedient to bad authority figures in Night?

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This is a great question, and one that 125 words is not likely to cover entirely. I can, however, offer somethings to consider.

First, in the case of the Holocaust, one has to remember that those who tried to help the Jews (by hiding them, etc.) were, themselves, punished.  Thus, trying to help others or rise up against Hitler came at a great personal risk.  Hitler was the political leader...

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