A fifth of surveyed New Zealanders said they knew “virtually nothing” about the Holocaust, Stuff reports, with the Holocaust Centre of New Zealand saying education is key to understanding the atrocities of the Holocaust and dismantling antisemitic views. The Holocaust Centre is based in Wellington, and there are plans to build a centre in Auckland too. The delivery of anti-Semitic pamphlets around Auckland’s Remuera in the 1970s led to New Zealand’s first conviction for hate speech.

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