Staggering new survey. Only 54 percent of the world's population has heard of the Holocaust. But that figure speaks to only those who have heard of it: Only a third of the world's population believe the genocide has been accurately described in historical accounts.
A new survey suggests that many Asians, Africans, Middle Easterners, young people, Muslims, and Hindus believe that facts about the genocide have been distorted.
THEATLANTIC.COM|BY EMMA GREEN