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The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich ^ | 1959 | William L. Shirer

Posted on 12/15/2009 7:25:47 AM PST by Loud Mime

"For the first time—in the last relatively free election Germany was to have—the Nazi Party now could employ all the vast resources of the government to win votes. Goebbels was jubilant. "Now it will be easy," he wrote in his diary on February 3, "to carry on the fight, for we can call on all the resources of the State. Radio and press are at our disposal. We shall stage a masterpiece of propaganda. And this time, naturally, there is no lack of money."


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When the government controls the media, either through official or non-official means, they can do terrible things.
1 posted on 12/15/2009 7:25:47 AM PST by Loud Mime
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To: Loud Mime
Obama is doing the same thing.

The question is, will the sheeple let him pull it off?

Are the compromised sheeple ignorant of history?

History repeats itself and why the need for the LEFT to

REWRITE HISTORY!

IGNORNACE is what makes this a potentially successful plan of action on behalf of Hitler and Obama.

WAKE UP, SHEEPLE!

2 posted on 12/15/2009 7:30:49 AM PST by nmh (Intelligent people recognize Intelligent Design (God).)
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To: Vision; definitelynotaliberal; Mother Mary; FoxInSocks; 300magnum; NonValueAdded; sauropod; ...

Interesting quotes ping


3 posted on 12/15/2009 7:32:19 AM PST by Loud Mime (Liberalism is a Socialist Disease)
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To: Loud Mime

Well, on the bright side, Hitler was overthrown...


4 posted on 12/15/2009 7:35:28 AM PST by reagan_fanatic (Socialism is hip until somebody loses a paycheck)
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To: reagan_fanatic

....after years of incredible darkness and suffering, you’re right.


5 posted on 12/15/2009 7:38:14 AM PST by Loud Mime (Liberalism is a Socialist Disease)
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To: Loud Mime

The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich is must reading for anybody who is skeptical of the reasons why we loathe Obama and why we fear for our freedom and safety.


6 posted on 12/15/2009 7:40:31 AM PST by techno
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To: reagan_fanatic

“Well, on the bright side, Hitler was overthrown”

Yeah, by force of arms....


7 posted on 12/15/2009 7:40:41 AM PST by Nabber
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To: Loud Mime

And we already have the Obama symbol imprinted on government materials. One thing people overlook is that neither the swastika nor the Obama “Hope and Change” symbol were symbols of their respective governments, but party symbols masquerading as symbols of government....

hh


8 posted on 12/15/2009 7:41:12 AM PST by hoosier hick (Note to RINOs: We need a choice, not an echo....Barry Goldwater)
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To: Loud Mime

I read the book. Truly frightning!


9 posted on 12/15/2009 7:41:35 AM PST by Ruy Dias de Bivar (Are my guns loaded? Break in and find out.)
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To: Loud Mime

If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it,
people will eventually come to believe it.
The lie can be maintained only for such time as the
State can shield the people from the political,
economic and or military consequences of the lie.
It thus becomes vitally important for the State to
use all of its powers to repress dissent, for the
truth is the mortal enemy of the lie, and thus by
extension, the truth is the greatest enemy of the
State.

Joseph Goebbels


10 posted on 12/15/2009 7:52:32 AM PST by HuntsvilleTxVeteran ((B.?) Hussein (Obama?Soetoro?Dunham?) Change America Will Die From.)
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To: Ruy Dias de Bivar

And this book is NOT fiction.


11 posted on 12/15/2009 7:52:51 AM PST by techno
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To: Loud Mime

And here I thought by reading FR that the MSM was on a Deathwatch. It’s that thinking that got Germany into trouble in the first place.


12 posted on 12/15/2009 7:56:36 AM PST by stevecmd
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To: techno
Hey techno, does this sound familiar?

"Here is why Hitler and now Obama are considered intelligent in a nefarious way: their recognition of what motivates man and woman to embrace evil and forsake the noble, how to consolidate power, and how to use that power to suppress the opposition. What comes through loud and clear in Nazi Germany is that once a nation sheds the ethics and morality of the Christian religion and ultimately God the forces of degeneration, despair, and tyranny step in to fill the vacuum. Remember nature abhors and cannot abide a vacuum "

13 posted on 12/15/2009 7:57:59 AM PST by Las Vegas Ron (Oath keepers + The NRA = FReeRepublic (.com baby))
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To: reagan_fanatic
Hitler was overthrown ... but not by the Germans. Hitler was overthrown by those he wanted to conquer. Obama wants to submit to the rest of the world, and that's ok with the rest of the world.

It's different this time, because it must be internal.

14 posted on 12/15/2009 8:02:54 AM PST by slowhandluke (It's hard to be cynical enough in this age.)
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To: reagan_fanatic

Not exactly overthrown.
He was defeated after several long years of sacrifice, blood and a maddeningly devised strategic program of offense by the Allies. The only way to overthrow this impostor Obama is 1.At the ballot box in November, and 2. At the ballot box three years from now, and (most importantly) 3.
By exposing him and his intended Total Control program, small parts of which are ALREADY initiated and put into place by him, exposing him
and what he INTENDED to do, not what he will in fact manage to get “done”.......It is of utmost importance to illuminate the entire longterm program this team of supposed “Utopians” had in mind when they “won” and what their “Revolutionary Mandate” was. Anything else will have them coming out as “the good guys”, with their reputations intact, ready to fight another day, for the exact same things.I dearly wish there would be a way to stop him and immobilize his entire Administration NOW, but it would never be allowed: too embarrassing for the Country, for Michelle and the Children, for Oprah. This is why politicians like him HAVE children, and why intermediaries like Oprah serve as the useful idiots to promote and protect people like Oblahblah.


15 posted on 12/15/2009 8:08:20 AM PST by supremedoctrine ("The large print giveth, and the small print taketh away."--Tom Waits)
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To: Loud Mime

“If conservatives really believed in the founding documents of our country we would have already taken care of this matter and would still be free.” Stockpirate

Problem is most just give lip service to the founding fathers and what they wrote and stood for.

“A people unwilling to use extreme violent force to preserve of obtain their liberty deserves the tyrants that rule them.” Thomas Jefferson

“When the people fear the government you have tyranny, when the government fears the people you have liberty.” Thomas Jefferson..

There is the answer to our problem.


16 posted on 12/15/2009 8:11:07 AM PST by stockpirate (Obama, 55% disapproval rating, Rasmussen, -19)
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To: Loud Mime

And this.....

” To such a mindless man was now entrusted dictatorial control over German science, the public schools, the institutions of higher learning and the youth organizations. For education in the Third Reich, as Hitler envisaged it, was not to be confined to stuffy classrooms but to be furthered by a Spartan, political and martial training in the successive youth groups and to reach its climax not so much in the universities and engineering colleges, which absorbed but a small minority, but first, at the age of eighteen, in compulsory labor service and then in service, as conscripts, in the armed forces.”


17 posted on 12/15/2009 8:20:14 AM PST by acoulterfan
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To: supremedoctrine; All
Don't be surprised if the most extreme leftists and 'Rats beging to contemplate that 0bama has moved too far to the center, and has betrayed all of their glorious progressive ideas and plans, and when that happens you can be sure they've got some moron in a closet with a rifle and a scope who believes he's the reincarnation of James Earl Ray.

If 0bama is assassinated, it will be by a cabal of his own followers who believe he will be more useful in death, than life. Believe that.


DISCLAIMER: This post does not advocate nor condone any violent act against any elected official, living or dead.
18 posted on 12/15/2009 8:31:15 AM PST by mkjessup (Dec 15, 1941 - President Franklin D. 0bama signs our surrender on board the Battleship Yamato)
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To: reagan_fanatic

By the time Hitler was defeated the US had more than 16 million men in uniform. Think about that number. 16 million.


19 posted on 12/15/2009 8:36:11 AM PST by 19zulu (Reparations? Try 600,000 dead Americans.)
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To: Nabber

Well, on the bright side, Hitler was overthrown”

America was there to make that happen. Who will be there for us - no one on this earth. Divine intervention is what we need!


20 posted on 12/15/2009 8:43:59 AM PST by Bitsy
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To: stockpirate
Problem is most just give lip service to the founding fathers and what they wrote and stood for.

Agreed.

Many speak of 'erosion of our rights'. I submit the correct description - 'a challenge to our rights'.

I don't recall the Germans in prewar Germany having an enumerated Bill of Rights.

Our form of government allows for a challenge to our Rights, with grave consequences resulting.

To not defend our God given Rights is to abandon them in entirety. Obama can not take our rights away, he can only challenge them. It is up to We the People to set him straight.

21 posted on 12/15/2009 8:48:16 AM PST by whodathunkit (Obama is the caboose of the long train of usurpations)
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To: slowhandluke
It's different this time, because it must be internal.

The national socialist, Hitler, was defeated and overthrown by an alliance of those who would not submit to his socialist evil. The soviet socialist, Stalin, was blocked by those who would not submit, and his evil empire eventually collapsed. Both were extremely expensive endeavors, although not as expensive as losing would have been. I hope stopping Obama is no more expensive in dollars or in lives than the two previous socialists who wanted to rule the world.

22 posted on 12/15/2009 9:05:31 AM PST by Pollster1 (Natural born citizen of the USA, with the birth certificate to prove it)
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To: stockpirate
“A people unwilling to use extreme violent force to preserve of obtain their liberty deserves the tyrants that rule them.” Thomas Jefferson

You've got a typo in there somewhere...

CA....

23 posted on 12/15/2009 9:13:13 AM PST by Chances Are
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To: hoosier hick

I call Obama’s logo a “BARISTIKA”


24 posted on 12/15/2009 9:23:55 AM PST by Loud Mime (Liberalism is a Socialist Disease)
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To: Loud Mime
"Is this familiar to anyone?"

Familiar? This is where I came in . . . literally.

25 posted on 12/15/2009 9:31:24 AM PST by YHAOS
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To: Loud Mime

Familiar quotes:

The Jew is using the black as muscle against you. And you are left there helpless. Well, what are you going to do about it, whitey? Just sit there?


26 posted on 12/15/2009 10:12:28 AM PST by frithguild (Can I drill your head now?)
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To: supremedoctrine
only way to overthrow this impostor Obama is 1.At the ballot box in November, and 2. At the ballot box three years from now, and (most importantly)

You are assuming a lot. Why wasn't Hitler stopped at the ballot box? What makes you think Obama will allow us an opportunity to do so?

27 posted on 12/15/2009 10:22:15 AM PST by El Gato ("The Second Amendment is the RESET button of the United States Constitution." -- Doug McKay)
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To: El Gato

I believe the only way we may stop him is by lawsuits, until the voters gain some sanity.


28 posted on 12/15/2009 10:25:40 AM PST by Loud Mime (Liberalism is a Socialist Disease)
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To: Loud Mime

I call that logo the 0bagoatsema.


29 posted on 12/15/2009 10:29:46 AM PST by Don W (I keep some people's numbers in my phone so I know not to answer when they call)
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To: whodathunkit
I don't recall the Germans in prewar Germany having an enumerated Bill of Rights.

Under the Constitution of the Wiemar Republic, they did. And those were mostly based on rights provided for in the earlier Constitution of 1848.

They had most of the same rights, in slightly different form, as guaranteed by our own Bill of Rights.

Except the Right to Keep and Bear Arms.

30 posted on 12/15/2009 10:41:16 AM PST by El Gato ("The Second Amendment is the RESET button of the United States Constitution." -- Doug McKay)
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To: supremedoctrine
Not exactly overthrown

And not exactly defeated. He offed himself.

31 posted on 12/15/2009 10:46:46 AM PST by ctdonath2 (It from fit.)
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To: frithguild

Chicago nazis in the movie “The Blues Brothers”...


32 posted on 12/15/2009 11:06:26 AM PST by JDoutrider
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To: Loud Mime
Th left is stretching the political rubber band so tight..
when the right does take over it may become Fascist...

Wonder THAT IS THE PLAN all along..

33 posted on 12/15/2009 11:36:29 AM PST by hosepipe (This propaganda has been edited to include some fully orbed hyperbole....)
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To: El Gato
They had most of the same rights, in slightly different form, as guaranteed by our own Bill of Rights. Except the Right to Keep and Bear Arms.

Thanks for the information El Gato. I'll have to study this further.

On the face of it, perhaps the Right to Keep and Bear Arms will be the one enumerated right that prevents history from repeating itself.

34 posted on 12/15/2009 11:38:06 AM PST by whodathunkit (Obama is the caboose of the long train of usurpations)
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To: Loud Mime

Good quote!

Last winter, I was working my way through a DVD course called “A History of Hitler’s Empire”. I was interested to learn that, contrary to typical political party behavior in Germany, the National Socialists did not stop campaigning once the elections were over. Instead, they were in “perpetual-campaign mode” - not unlike what America has seen since November 2008.


35 posted on 12/15/2009 12:38:07 PM PST by LearsFool ("Thou shouldst not have been old, till thou hadst been wise.")
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To: Chances Are

“preserve or obtain “

Thanks, just got back from the rally in DC!!!!


36 posted on 12/15/2009 1:00:48 PM PST by stockpirate (Obama, 55% disapproval rating, Rasmussen, -19)
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To: LearsFool

That is a machiavellian tactic; no matter what you hold, do all you can to get more power.


37 posted on 12/15/2009 2:12:57 PM PST by Loud Mime (Liberalism is a Socialist Disease)
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To: hosepipe

Yeah...us evil conservatives do not want the poor and blacks to have health care. I hear it now.


38 posted on 12/15/2009 2:14:48 PM PST by Loud Mime (Liberalism is a Socialist Disease)
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To: Loud Mime

39 posted on 12/15/2009 2:18:31 PM PST by paulycy (Demand Constitutionality.)
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To: ctdonath2

“He offed himself”,
Uhh, yeah, I know. Him offing himself probably worked better than the overall plan to “bring him to justice” would have.
It was enough his underlings got brought to justice,(my Italian teacher at U. of Chicago was also a criminal prosecutor at Nuremberg); it was quite enough that Adolf brought HIMSELF to justice, because that’s EXACTLY what he did. Admitted defeat. Admitted cosmic hubris, apocalyptic folly, and the tragically mistaken premises he and his county accepted that enabled them to wreak incalculable damage on civilization, and all with a clean conscience.


40 posted on 12/15/2009 4:35:14 PM PST by supremedoctrine ("The large print giveth, and the small print taketh away."--Tom Waits)
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To: Bitsy

“Who will be there for us - no one on this earth. Divine intervention is what we need!”

Not only will there be no one for us; but, if you haven’t noticed, Obama is changing our international alliances, i.e., he is aligning himself with our natural enemies(all Marxists/totalitarians)in order that he will have their support in obtaining and retaining total power/control. We are looking at the real prospect of foreign invasion(excluding and/or including our current immigration situation)and President for Life Obama.

Another thing, Rush mentioned on yesterday’s program that the more power these people get, the meaner they get; and, that is so true. So, we ain’t seen nothing yet as far as meanness and cruelty-torture, political/social/economic genocide, gulags, etc. Obama is nothing more or less than the next Stalin, Idi Amin, or Pol Pot, or any of the other great mass murderers of history.


41 posted on 12/15/2009 5:17:17 PM PST by izzatzo
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To: izzatzo

There is now way that any person could voluntarily listen to Jeremiah Wright for twenty years and not be hateful. It’s cloaked for now; but he’s been trained.


42 posted on 12/15/2009 9:59:43 PM PST by Loud Mime (Liberalism is a Socialist Disease)
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To: Loud Mime

He has been thoroughly indoctrinated/trained not only in Wright’s church, but as a young Muslim in the Madrassa’s. There is no doubt in my mind that he is a Muslim at heart and in upbringing and training; but, whatever he is, he is not a “heart and soul” American; and, we(that’s you and me), as Americans, must stop him and the Democrat Party. And, let there be no doubt, it will be up to you and me to stop him for the GOP, as currently constituted, will not stop him because they(GOP) don’t have the political guts or inclination with the exception of a very few(Demint, Palin, Bachmann, Blackburn, maybe a few others). Let the Tea Parties take over the GOP, get rid of RINO’s, and go from there.


43 posted on 12/16/2009 6:38:50 AM PST by izzatzo
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To: reagan_fanatic
In WW1 there was a British soldier who had the chance to kill Hitler at point blank range. Had him dead to rights. Brit let him live and walk away. Turn left.
44 posted on 12/16/2009 6:44:11 AM PST by mad_as_he$$ (usff.com)
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To: Loud Mime; All

Thanks for the ping. Very good thread. Thanks to every poster. Ominous Parallels BUMP!

“Each of the philosophic principles essential to the rise of Nazism in Germany has a counterpart in present-day America.”

http://www.peikoff.com/lr/home.htm


45 posted on 12/17/2009 7:02:18 AM PST by PGalt
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To: PGalt

A most interesting website.....

Thanks for the bump and the information!!!


46 posted on 12/17/2009 7:44:40 AM PST by Loud Mime (Liberalism is a Socialist Disease)
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To: izzatzo

I can find no disagreement with your opinions.


47 posted on 12/17/2009 7:48:47 AM PST by Loud Mime (Liberalism is a Socialist Disease)
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To: hosepipe

“Th left is stretching the political rubber band so tight..
when the right does take over it may become Fascist...
Wonder THAT IS THE PLAN all along.. “

Conservatives or the right cannot be fascist because fascism is a socialist movement, not a liberty movement.


48 posted on 12/08/2013 9:13:20 AM PST by stockpirate (It appears good men have decided to do nothing, so evil is prevailing......)
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