Archive for Hitler

“How Hitler Tried to Redesign Christmas”

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , on 24 December 2013 by delclem

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“When the Nazis took power in 1933, Christmas was one of their first targets.
Not even Santa was safe.” >full text (c) FAST CO. DESIGN, 2013

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The Vienna of 1913

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on 20 April 2013 by delclem

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A century ago, the city of Vienna played host to Hitler,
Trotsky, Tito, Freud and Stalin.”
>full text with more photos & a map (c) BBC, 2013

>audio file (interview with Charles Emmerson & Dardis McNamee)

(the same facts are also mentioned in the German 1913 book by Florian Illies)

Incisive Anniversary

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , on 13 March 2013 by delclem

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Austria commemorates again its – less forced than desired – “Anschluss” to Nazi Germany. Continue reading

Nazi merchandising?

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , , on 31 August 2012 by delclem

A MEN’S clothes store in India is being asked to change its name after the chosen ‘Hitler’ upsets the local community.”

Summer canard, naïveté or evil business – taking the vile merchandising & ‘branding’ of Nazi history a step further…?

And what is the Gandhi-Tshirt suupposed to mean?

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From Ghandi to Hitler with Love?

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on 23 July 2012 by delclem

 

This letter was allegedly written by Mahatma Gandhi to Adolf Hitler on 23 July 1939: is it authentic or fabricated? There were letters written indeed, it seems; but this one? >more Btw., a controversial movie on this topic was shot in 2011.

 

“The Suffering Olympics”

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on 2 February 2012 by delclem

“The ‘double genocide’ wars that pit Stalin’s crimes against Hitler’s are raging in wide swathes of Europe and every now and again along comes a gust from the past to stoke them.” Commentary by Robert Cohen (c) NYT, 2012; illustration by Gianpaolo Pagni.