Here's a cultivated people - a people without whose contribution to the western intellectual tradition European civilisation would have been diminished - who readily embraced a venomous ideology like Naziism
, that enshrined the code of the bully and the racist, but an ideology, nevertheless, that offered Germans relief from the humiliations imposed on them, as a vanquished people, by the Versailles Treaty in 1919.
A fata peace: After previously calling for a "peace without victory," Wilson ultimately approved a crushing victors' vengeance on Germany that guaranteed bitter German resentment, the rise of Naziism
and Hitler--and World War II;
To use language comparing the EU with the vile spectre of Naziism
in the mid-20th century is a disgrace and somebody of his mature years should be ashamed of himself.
We expect these questions and issues to be resolved in the abstract, Galilean world and are let down, leading to increased skepticism, irrationalism, and mysticism, manifested in Husserl's time most dangerously in the form of Naziism
and in our own by other forms of skepticism and irrationalism (Husserl, 1970).
It glorified Naziism
as something great, noble and admirable in the face of genocide and military conquest.
Among the first contributors to the display, Dorothy Sadlik commemorates the welcome her parents were given as they fled Naziism
Each examines different aspects of the legacy of Naziism
, such as the Berlin Wall and the trial of Adolf Eichmann.
But it endorses, clearly and enthusiastically, Naziism
and all that Naziism
Soldiers' Field personalizes the aftermath of war in a way other World War II novels do not, making the protagonist a young Jewish man who does not initially believe that the legacy and beliefs of Naziism
should condemn future generations.
Since the collapse of the USSR, the Russian narrative about World War II - that the Red Army liberated eastern Europe from Naziism
- has been painfully challenged by many former allies whose new version of history sees the arrival of Soviet forces as the beginning of a new occupation.
That these acts were based upon the assumption of British superiority was not immediately attached, in their minds to the images of genocide as it is in ours--this despite the fact that a greater devastation had been, and was being, carried out in the Americas under European colonialism than that perpetuated under Naziism
He reminds a correspondent that he joined the Canadian Army, in 1942-43, to fight Naziism