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Professor assures Harvard she only compares Trump to Hitler outside of class – The College Fix

Professor assures Harvard she only compares Trump to Hitler outside of class

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Targeted for a Soros connection?

Danielle Allen is miffed that she was included on the Professor Watchlist, the Turning Point USA project that identifies professors who discriminate against conservative students and advance leftist propaganda in the classroom.

The Harvard professor wants to make plain to the administration, her colleagues and students that her leftist advocacy including publicly comparing Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler is strictly extracurricular.

In a Harvard Crimson op-ed, Allen claims her free speech is under attack because of criticism she is now receiving for a Washington Post op-ed a year ago.

Allen had written that she finally understood Hitlers rise to power after watching Donald Trumps political rise. That is the lone incident for which she is on the list:

The site provides no documentation of my having made arguments comparing Trump to Hitler in the classroombecause there is none. I have never made such a comparison in class, not even in the attenuated form in my opinion piece.

I treasure academic freedom but also believe that teachers should avoid politicizing the classroom. To my mind, full-throated political engagement belongs on op-ed pages and in the hard work of citizenship. That said, faculty members should not be watchlisted if they make other judgments than mine about how to deploy academic freedom.

MORE: 12,000 professors ask to be added to Watchlist

Allen said her role in the classroom, where I strongly distinguish values-based analysis from partisan deliberation and never advocate partisan positions in class, is different from her roles as opinion columnist and engaged citizen.

Allen notes she was recently mentioned on Tucker Carlsons Fox News show when Turning Point founder Charlie Kirk highlighted her entry.

She said Kirks claim was simply false that Allen teaches that we can learn a lot from this rise of Donald Trump and this populist rise because actually it is very similar to that of Adolf Hitler.

Allen thinks she was put on the list for a year-old op-ed because, wearing her engaged citizen hat, she is connected to the left-wing philanthropist George Soros.

MORE: Philly-area professors peeved at being added to Watchlist

In March she took over as chair of an advisory board for the Open Society Foundations, a Soros project that is distinct from his political donations, she said.

As a result of being on the list and featured on Fox News, Allen said she received vile emails, tweets and two crude voicemails.

Though she agrees free speech is under threat on college campuses like Middlebury, Allen compares the crude messages she has received to violent protests against libertarian scholar Charles Murray:

[F]speech also needs protection from assaults from the right. Both sides have developed dangerous tactics for silencing those who disagree with them.

Turning Points Matt Lamb, who oversees the watchlist, told The College Fix in an email:

The work of an academic comprises not just what they directly say in the classroom but what they say outside of the classroom. By comparing Trump to Hitler, which she did, she sends a message to Trump supporters in her classrom [sic]: they too, are just like Nazis. It is beyond ironic that a professor says she wants to advance political dialogue, while comparing people she opposes to Nazis.

Read the op-ed.

UPDATE: The Professor Watchlist defended its inclusion of Allen on the list after this post was published. Its comments have been included.

MORE: Watchlist creators say criticism is misguided, overblown

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Donald Trump might think Hitler, like slavery, was not so bad either – IrishCentral

Donald Trump’s comments about the Civil War have to be read to be believed. Wikimedia Commons

Donald Trump believes the Civil War could have been avoided if slave owner Andrew Jackson had lived longer.

Jackson, son of Irish immigrants Andrew and Elizabeth Jackson, had 150 slaves when he died, up from 9 when he took over his residence called The Hermitage in Tennessee

He didn’t just enjoy the fruits of having slaves, he had earned the name Indian Killer from Indian tribes.

Andrew Jackson recommended that troops systematically kill Indian women and children after massacres in order to complete the extermination. As historians noted The Creeks tribe lost 23 million acres of land in southern Georgia and central Alabama, paving the way for cotton plantation slavery. His frontier warfare and subsequent negotiations opened up much of the southeast U.S. to settler colonialism.

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Andrew Jackson was about as likely to stop slavery as Jefferson Davis was. Subjugation, foot on the neck stuff was his modus operandi. Trump has shown himself indelibly ignorant by such a proposition.

He made the comments in an interview that airs today on Sirius XM’s P.O.T.U.S. station:

TRUMP: [Jackson] was a swashbuckler. But when his wife died, did you know he visited her grave every day? I visited her grave actually, because I was in Tennessee.

ZITO: Oh, that’s right. You were in Tennessee.

TRUMP: And it was amazing. The people of Tennessee are amazing people. They love Andrew Jackson. They love Andrew Jackson in Tennessee.

ZITO: Yeah, he’s a fascinating…

TRUMP: I mean, had Andrew Jackson been a little later, you wouldn’t have had the Civil War. He was a very tough person, but he had a big heart. And he was really angry that — he saw what was happening with regard to the Civil War. He said, There’s no reason for this. People don’t realize, you know, the Civil War if you think about it, why? People don’t ask that question, but why was there the Civil War? Why could that one not have been worked out?

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He has been making a bigger ass of himself than normal lately.

The only way a civil war could have been prevented was to allow slavery not just in the south but across America as the south was seeking in the new territory. Lincoln would not stand for it. Trump no doubt would have cut a deal

He recently asked why Palestinians and Israelis could not get along, the little matter of the creation of Israel, the dislocation of millions of Palestinians, the 1967 war and a vicious on and off conflict notwithstanding.

Soon he may ask how come the Second World War happened. After all, Hitler built great highways, put folks back to work. Ok, there was that pesky Jewish Holocaust issue but can’t we all get along?

He sounds like a hippie from ’60s Haight-Ashbury trying to condense world history into yet another soundbite.

His own foreign policy is laughable. Now that he had appointed Jared his Jewish son in law to mediate in Palestine and he is apparently ready to announce the US Embassy will move to Jerusalem – what could go wrong with getting a deal from the humiliated once again Palestinians?

Imagine If Hillary were president and she had appointed Chelseas husband as her de facto Secretary of State?

Wed rightly be outraged. The sad part is that Trump understands history so poorly that the son in law might indeed be a better bet.

God Save America with this guy in the White House.

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That Time Hitler’s Nephew Viciously Denounced Uncle Adolf In An American Magazine – Task & Purpose

Family dinners can be tense affairs. Doubly so if youre related to one of the most despised human beings in history: Adolf fucking Hitler.

Born in Liverpool, England, in 1911, William Patrick Hitlers father, Alois Hitler, was brother to Adolf, and as William grew up, he was apparently an irritating and embarrassing thorn in his uncles side. Their tense relationship worsened substantially after he published numerous articles in the United Kingdom and United States detailing his uncles personal life. Thanks to Mark Frauenfelder over at BoingBoing, we can share some of those anecdotes.

In the July 4, 1939 edition of Look Magazine, a bi-weekly general interest magazine based in Des Moines, Iowa, the younger Hitler published a six-page feature entitled Why I Hate My Uncle.

Theres that bit about Adolf Hitlers autographed photo, his preferred after-dinner snack, and his mannerisms:

Being very close to my father at the time, he (Adolf Hitler) autographed this picture for me. We had cakes and whipped cream, Hitlers favorite dessert. I was struck by his intensity, his feminine gestures. There was dandruff on his coat.

Then theres some disturbing implications about the suicide of Hitlers half-niece:

When I visited Berlin in 1931, the family was in trouble. Geli Raubal, the daughter of Hitlers and my fathers sister, had committed suicide. Everyone knew that Hitler and she had long been intimate and that she had been expecting a child a fact that enraged Hitler. His revolver was found by her body.

Oh, and the descriptions of William Hitlers visits to Germany, where he met with his uncle. Tense doesnt really cut it:

I published some articles on my uncle when I returned to England and was forthwith summoned back to Berlin and taken with my father and aunt to Hitlers hotel. He was furious. Pacing up and down, wild-eyed and tearful, he made me promise to retract my articles and threatened to kill himself if anything else were written on his private life.

I shall never forget the last time he sent for me. He was in a brutal temper when I arrived. Walking back and forth, brandishing his horsehide whip, he shouted insults at my head as if he were delivering a political oration.

William Hitler moved to the United States in 1939, and later changed his last name to Stuart-Houston. He also enlisted in the Navy during the war yeah, in addition to slamming his piece of shit uncle in print, he signed up to fight in World War II. His initial attempts to join the Army were shot down, due to his family connections, but after writing an impassioned plea to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, he was permitted to serve in the Navy, according to the Daily Mail:

I am the nephew and only descendant of the ill-famed Chancellor and Leader of Germany who today so despotically seeks to enslave the free and Christian peoples of the globe. More than anything else I would like to see active combat as soon as possible and thereby be accepted by my friends and comrades as one of them in this great struggle for liberty.

Its unclear if the early articles were published for noble reasons, or personal gain rumors of the articles being an attempt at blackmail abound but the fact that Hitlers nephew signed on with the Navy to kick Nazi-butt makes us think hed have been welcomed among the likes of the Inglourious Basterds, had they been real.

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Rick Sirvint’s list of best books about Adolf Hitler – The Keene Sentinel

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Rick Sirvints list of best books about Adolf Hitler

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1. Hitler, 1889-1936: Hubris, by Ian Kershaw

2. Hitler, 1936-1945: Nemesis, by Ian Kershaw

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Adolf Hitler and his wife Eva Braun through the years – New York Daily News


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"Why I Hate My Uncle," by William Hitler (Look magazine, 1939) – Boing Boing

A copy of Look Magazine from July 4, 1939 will cost you $950, because it has a a six-page photo-illustrated feature by William P. Hitler, called “Why I Hate My Uncle.”

William Patrick Hitler was born in Liverpool in the UK in 1911. His father was Adolf Hitlers brother Alois Hitler. William moved to Germany in 1933 in an attempt to benefit from his uncles position of power. It appears William, who was familiar with Adolfs family background, was an embarrassing thorn in Adolfs side during the 1930s. Moving to the United States in 1939, William served in the US Navy in World War II. After the war, William Hitler changed his last name to Stuart-Houston.

Looks article is written by William and reveals what it was like to be Adolf Hitlers nephew. Here are some excerpts:

The July 4, 1939 issue of Look Magazine is scarce with just the single copy listed for sale on AbeBooks. It is offered by Rare Non Fiction, a seller located in British Columbia, Canada.

Look was a rival to Life Magazine, and was published between 1937 and 1971. Prominently featuring eye-catching photography and well known people, Look employed Stanley Kubrick as a staff photographer from 1946 to 1951.

Originally priced at 10 cents, this copy features Hollywood film stars Hedy Lamarr and Robert Taylor on the cover, and also has articles on Americas most wanted criminals, nurses, and horse racing. It is comfortably the most expensive copy of Look listed for sale on AbeBooks.

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Austrian City Puts Nude Statue Donated by Hitler Back on Display – Heat Street

An Austrian city has returned a controversial statue donated by Adolf Hitler to public display.

Linz, one of Hitlers favorite towns in the Third Reich, received the bronze sculpture as a gift from the Fhrer in 1942, at the height of the Second World War.

The artwork, a personal gift from the Nazi leader, was meant to help establish the settlement as one of the cultural capitals of his dominion.

It was set up in one of the citys parks, where it stood for decades as its origin faded from memory. (It is pictured above at the site in 2001)

But in 2008 it was removed after a group of local art students dug up its history and complained.

The bronze has been in storage for almost a decade but will now be made available for public viewings again.

An announcement from a local museum, the Nordico, said that letting people see the statue was an act of remembrance.

It argued that displaying it with large amounts of historical context was better than attempting to dismantle history by hiding it away.

Local politicians were more or less unanimous in supporting the decision, according to the AFP news agency.

Some pointed out that keeping it at an indoor museum will make sure it does not become a site of pilgrimage for Neo-Nazis.

Linz has a personal connection to Hitler, who lived there for eight years while he was growing up.

Like many areas linked to the Nazi leader, it has agonized over the right way to acknowledge the connection in the modern era.

Many sites associated with his life have been demolished, partly to prevent Hitler devotees flocking to them.

His birthplace in Vienna has been subject to a particularly fierce dispute, especially as the owner and the government disagreed over what to do with it.

For decades, the Austrian government rented the property from landlord Gerlinde Pommer to make sure nobody else could misuse the site.

But late last year, authorities decided to pass legislation to reclaim the building, which is due to be knocked down and replaced with either a charity building or government offices.

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German paramedic sacked for drawing a HITLER moustache on … – The Sun

Sick prank carried out on drug casualty being transported in ambulance

A PARAMEDIC in Germany has been fired after drawing a Hitler moustache onto the face of an immigrant being ferried to hospital for a suspected drink and drugs overdose.

The incident happened at Christmas but only came to light this week when medical assistant Thomas Wagner posted a video and photos in a WhatsApp chat room set up by him for the Johanitter care group in Frankfurt.

He wrote on a photo of the victim : Victim#1 today: trendy beards.

And a friend responded with a tasteless quip about the Nazi Holocaust writing: The Yolocaust. Another wrote: Oh, how peaceful it slumbers!

Yolocaust yolo stands for you alone referred to selfies taken at sensitive Holocaust remembrance sites in Germany.

On the video the patient is seen slumped over the gurney inside the ambulance.

Wagner is not seen but can be heard saying: Are you coming into the hospital with us to get sober?

The victim responds weakly: Yes.

Then there is more laughter from the ambulance crew when one says: Youre supposed to lie on the stretcher, not over it.

Days later Wagner seemed to realize the error of his ways and posted in the chat room: A few lines on the video I postedit shows how not to do it. I pledge to do better.

And a day later he pleaded with fellow users to erase everything he had posted, adding: I have to accept the consequences of my actions and will today hand in my notice.

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But his bosses beat him to it after viewing the chat room contents and sacked him.

Oliver Pitsch, Johanniter boss for the area, said: We saw the photos and video and his employment was terminated immediately and instantly.

But Wagners woes are not over: his bosses are mulling over filing a criminal complaint about his actions with local prosecutors for failing to properly care for a patient he was responsible for.

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Professor assures Harvard she only compares Trump to Hitler outside of class – The College Fix

Professor assures Harvard she only compares Trump to Hitler outside of class UPDATED Targeted for a Soros connection? Danielle Allen is miffed that she was included on the Professor Watchlist, the Turning Point USA project that identifies professors who discriminate against conservative students and advance leftist propaganda in the classroom. The Harvard professor wants to make plain to the administration, her colleagues and students that her leftist advocacy including publicly comparing Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler is strictly extracurricular. In a Harvard Crimson op-ed, Allen claims her free speech is under attack because of criticism she is now receiving for a Washington Post op-ed a year ago. Allen had written that she finally understood Hitlers rise to power after watching Donald Trumps political rise. That is the lone incident for which she is on the list: The site provides no documentation of my having made arguments comparing Trump to Hitler in the classroombecause there is none. I have never made such a comparison in class, not even in the attenuated form in my opinion piece. I treasure academic freedom but also believe that teachers should avoid politicizing the classroom. To my mind, full-throated political engagement belongs on op-ed pages and in the hard work of citizenship. That said, faculty members should not be watchlisted if they make other judgments than mine about how to deploy academic freedom. MORE: 12,000 professors ask to be added to Watchlist Allen said her role in the classroom, where I strongly distinguish values-based analysis from partisan deliberation and never advocate partisan positions in class, is different from her roles as opinion columnist and engaged citizen. Allen notes she was recently mentioned on Tucker Carlsons Fox News show when Turning Point founder Charlie Kirk highlighted her entry. She said Kirks claim was simply false that Allen teaches that we can learn a lot from this rise of Donald Trump and this populist rise because actually it is very similar to that of Adolf Hitler. Allen thinks she was put on the list for a year-old op-ed because, wearing her engaged citizen hat, she is connected to the left-wing philanthropist George Soros. MORE: Philly-area professors peeved at being added to Watchlist In March she took over as chair of an advisory board for the Open Society Foundations, a Soros project that is distinct from his political donations, she said. As a result of being on the list and featured on Fox News, Allen said she received vile emails, tweets and two crude voicemails. Though she agrees free speech is under threat on college campuses like Middlebury, Allen compares the crude messages she has received to violent protests against libertarian scholar Charles Murray: [F]speech also needs protection from assaults from the right. Both sides have developed dangerous tactics for silencing those who disagree with them. Turning Points Matt Lamb, who oversees the watchlist, told The College Fix in an email: The work of an academic comprises not just what they directly say in the classroom but what they say outside of the classroom. By comparing Trump to Hitler, which she did, she sends a message to Trump supporters in her classrom [sic]: they too, are just like Nazis. It is beyond ironic that a professor says she wants to advance political dialogue, while comparing people she opposes to Nazis. Read the op-ed. UPDATE: The Professor Watchlist defended its inclusion of Allen on the list after this post was published. Its comments have been included. MORE: Watchlist creators say criticism is misguided, overblown Like The College Fix on Facebook / Follow us on Twitter IMAGE:BlueSkyImage/Shutterstock

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Donald Trump might think Hitler, like slavery, was not so bad either – IrishCentral

Donald Trump’s comments about the Civil War have to be read to be believed. Wikimedia Commons Donald Trump believes the Civil War could have been avoided if slave owner Andrew Jackson had lived longer. Jackson, son of Irish immigrants Andrew and Elizabeth Jackson, had 150 slaves when he died, up from 9 when he took over his residence called The Hermitage in Tennessee He didn’t just enjoy the fruits of having slaves, he had earned the name Indian Killer from Indian tribes. Andrew Jackson recommended that troops systematically kill Indian women and children after massacres in order to complete the extermination. As historians noted The Creeks tribe lost 23 million acres of land in southern Georgia and central Alabama, paving the way for cotton plantation slavery. His frontier warfare and subsequent negotiations opened up much of the southeast U.S. to settler colonialism. Read More: Irish Andrew Jackson – his life and times Andrew Jackson was about as likely to stop slavery as Jefferson Davis was. Subjugation, foot on the neck stuff was his modus operandi. Trump has shown himself indelibly ignorant by such a proposition. He made the comments in an interview that airs today on Sirius XM’s P.O.T.U.S. station: TRUMP: [Jackson] was a swashbuckler. But when his wife died, did you know he visited her grave every day? I visited her grave actually, because I was in Tennessee. ZITO: Oh, that’s right. You were in Tennessee. TRUMP: And it was amazing. The people of Tennessee are amazing people. They love Andrew Jackson. They love Andrew Jackson in Tennessee. ZITO: Yeah, he’s a fascinating… TRUMP: I mean, had Andrew Jackson been a little later, you wouldn’t have had the Civil War. He was a very tough person, but he had a big heart. And he was really angry that — he saw what was happening with regard to the Civil War. He said, There’s no reason for this. People don’t realize, you know, the Civil War if you think about it, why? People don’t ask that question, but why was there the Civil War? Why could that one not have been worked out? 2 Andrew Jackson He has been making a bigger ass of himself than normal lately. The only way a civil war could have been prevented was to allow slavery not just in the south but across America as the south was seeking in the new territory. Lincoln would not stand for it. Trump no doubt would have cut a deal He recently asked why Palestinians and Israelis could not get along, the little matter of the creation of Israel, the dislocation of millions of Palestinians, the 1967 war and a vicious on and off conflict notwithstanding. Soon he may ask how come the Second World War happened. After all, Hitler built great highways, put folks back to work. Ok, there was that pesky Jewish Holocaust issue but can’t we all get along? He sounds like a hippie from ’60s Haight-Ashbury trying to condense world history into yet another soundbite. His own foreign policy is laughable. Now that he had appointed Jared his Jewish son in law to mediate in Palestine and he is apparently ready to announce the US Embassy will move to Jerusalem – what could go wrong with getting a deal from the humiliated once again Palestinians? Imagine If Hillary were president and she had appointed Chelseas husband as her de facto Secretary of State? Wed rightly be outraged. The sad part is that Trump understands history so poorly that the son in law might indeed be a better bet. God Save America with this guy in the White House.

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BBC News When Adolf Hitler confidante Unity Mitford came to stay – BBC News BBC News One of the high-society Mitford sisters, Unity, caused a scandal thanks to her relationship with Adolf Hitler. So how did she end up in a Warwickshire vicarage? and more »

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That Time Hitler’s Nephew Viciously Denounced Uncle Adolf In An American Magazine – Task & Purpose

Family dinners can be tense affairs. Doubly so if youre related to one of the most despised human beings in history: Adolf fucking Hitler. Born in Liverpool, England, in 1911, William Patrick Hitlers father, Alois Hitler, was brother to Adolf, and as William grew up, he was apparently an irritating and embarrassing thorn in his uncles side. Their tense relationship worsened substantially after he published numerous articles in the United Kingdom and United States detailing his uncles personal life. Thanks to Mark Frauenfelder over at BoingBoing, we can share some of those anecdotes. In the July 4, 1939 edition of Look Magazine, a bi-weekly general interest magazine based in Des Moines, Iowa, the younger Hitler published a six-page feature entitled Why I Hate My Uncle. Theres that bit about Adolf Hitlers autographed photo, his preferred after-dinner snack, and his mannerisms: Being very close to my father at the time, he (Adolf Hitler) autographed this picture for me. We had cakes and whipped cream, Hitlers favorite dessert. I was struck by his intensity, his feminine gestures. There was dandruff on his coat. Then theres some disturbing implications about the suicide of Hitlers half-niece: When I visited Berlin in 1931, the family was in trouble. Geli Raubal, the daughter of Hitlers and my fathers sister, had committed suicide. Everyone knew that Hitler and she had long been intimate and that she had been expecting a child a fact that enraged Hitler. His revolver was found by her body. Oh, and the descriptions of William Hitlers visits to Germany, where he met with his uncle. Tense doesnt really cut it: I published some articles on my uncle when I returned to England and was forthwith summoned back to Berlin and taken with my father and aunt to Hitlers hotel. He was furious. Pacing up and down, wild-eyed and tearful, he made me promise to retract my articles and threatened to kill himself if anything else were written on his private life. I shall never forget the last time he sent for me. He was in a brutal temper when I arrived. Walking back and forth, brandishing his horsehide whip, he shouted insults at my head as if he were delivering a political oration. William Hitler moved to the United States in 1939, and later changed his last name to Stuart-Houston. He also enlisted in the Navy during the war yeah, in addition to slamming his piece of shit uncle in print, he signed up to fight in World War II. His initial attempts to join the Army were shot down, due to his family connections, but after writing an impassioned plea to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, he was permitted to serve in the Navy, according to the Daily Mail: I am the nephew and only descendant of the ill-famed Chancellor and Leader of Germany who today so despotically seeks to enslave the free and Christian peoples of the globe. More than anything else I would like to see active combat as soon as possible and thereby be accepted by my friends and comrades as one of them in this great struggle for liberty. Its unclear if the early articles were published for noble reasons, or personal gain rumors of the articles being an attempt at blackmail abound but the fact that Hitlers nephew signed on with the Navy to kick Nazi-butt makes us think hed have been welcomed among the likes of the Inglourious Basterds, had they been real.

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Rick Sirvint’s list of best books about Adolf Hitler – The Keene Sentinel

Posted: Saturday, April 29, 2017 6:00 am Rick Sirvints list of best books about Adolf Hitler Posted on Apr 29, 2017 by CLARK 1. Hitler, 1889-1936: Hubris, by Ian Kershaw 2. Hitler, 1936-1945: Nemesis, by Ian Kershaw An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. Click here if you already have a login to the site. Need a print or online subscription? If you or your household receives a 7 day home delivery subscription to The Keene Sentinel, you are entitled to FREE access to the premium subscription services on SentinelSource.com PLUS access to FREE archived content. To activate your online subscription, please follow the instructions presented. This is a one-time only process. If you are unsure about the type of account you have, please contact the Circulation Department at 603-283-0797 option 3 or by email at circulation@keenesentinel.com or webmaster@keenesentinel.com Need an account? Create one now. kAmb] %96 #:D6 2?5 u2== @7 E96 %9:C5 #6:49 p w:DE@CJ @7 }2K: v6C> 2?J[ 3J (:==:2> $9:C6Ck^Am kAmc] |6:? z2> A7[ 3J p5@=7 w:E=6Ck^Am kAmd] w:E=6C s:28?@D:D @7 2 s6DECF4E:G6 !C@A96E[ 3J uC:EK #65=:49k^Am kAme] %96 w:E=6C q@@ E96 x?E6CC@82E:@?D @7 w:E=6CD !6CD@?2= p:56D] t5:E65 3J w6?C: {6q@C 2?5 #@86C q@J6Dk^Am kAmg] w:E=6C 2?5 E96 !@H6C @7 p6DE96E:4D[ 3J uC656C:4 $A@EEDk^Am kAmh] w:E=6CD u:CDE (2C[ 3J %9@> 2D (636Ck^Am kAm`_] %96 {@DE {:76 @7 tG2 qC2F?[ 3J p?86=2 {2> 36CEk^Am Thank you for reading 5 free articles on our site. You can come back at the end of your 30-day period for another 5 free articles, or you can purchase a subscription and continue to enjoy valuable local news and information. If you need help, please contact our office at 603-352-1234. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. Click here if you already have a login to the site. Need a print or online subscription? If you or your household receives a 7 day home delivery subscription to The Keene Sentinel, you are entitled to FREE access to the premium subscription services on SentinelSource.com PLUS access to FREE archived content. To activate your online subscription, please follow the instructions presented. This is a one-time only process. If you are unsure about the type of account you have, please contact the Circulation Department at 603-283-0797 option 3 or by email at circulation@keenesentinel.com or webmaster@keenesentinel.com Need an account? Create one now. Posted in The Keene Sentinel Local News on Saturday, April 29, 2017 6:00 am.

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Adolf Hitler and his wife Eva Braun through the years – New York Daily News

New York Daily News Adolf Hitler and his wife Eva Braun through the years New York Daily News Adolf Hitler has remained one of the most feared and despised names in world history, but the name of his closest companion is one that isn't as known: Eva … and more »

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"Why I Hate My Uncle," by William Hitler (Look magazine, 1939) – Boing Boing

A copy of Look Magazine from July 4, 1939 will cost you $950, because it has a a six-page photo-illustrated feature by William P. Hitler, called “Why I Hate My Uncle.” William Patrick Hitler was born in Liverpool in the UK in 1911. His father was Adolf Hitlers brother Alois Hitler. William moved to Germany in 1933 in an attempt to benefit from his uncles position of power. It appears William, who was familiar with Adolfs family background, was an embarrassing thorn in Adolfs side during the 1930s. Moving to the United States in 1939, William served in the US Navy in World War II. After the war, William Hitler changed his last name to Stuart-Houston. Looks article is written by William and reveals what it was like to be Adolf Hitlers nephew. Here are some excerpts: The July 4, 1939 issue of Look Magazine is scarce with just the single copy listed for sale on AbeBooks. It is offered by Rare Non Fiction, a seller located in British Columbia, Canada. Look was a rival to Life Magazine, and was published between 1937 and 1971. Prominently featuring eye-catching photography and well known people, Look employed Stanley Kubrick as a staff photographer from 1946 to 1951. Originally priced at 10 cents, this copy features Hollywood film stars Hedy Lamarr and Robert Taylor on the cover, and also has articles on Americas most wanted criminals, nurses, and horse racing. It is comfortably the most expensive copy of Look listed for sale on AbeBooks. report this ad Robots (or spiders, or crawlers) are little computer programs that search engines use to scan and index websites. Robots.txt is a little file placed on webservers to tell search engines what they should and shouldnt index. The Internet Archive isnt a search engine, but has historically obeyed exclusion requests from robots.txt files. But its changing [] Before the internet, even before desktop publishing, gang members who wanted calling cards headed to a printer with their idea. The results are collected in Brandon Johnsons Thee Almighty & Insane: Chicago Gang Business Cards from the 1970s & 1980s. The long-awaited documentary Graphic Means just premiered at the ByDesign film festival, describing a half-century of world-changing analog-to-digital shifts in how graphic designers worked. Heres the trailer. Bamboo has lots of uses beyond just being panda food. Things like bikes, roads, scaffolding, and musical instruments are made from the fast-growing grass. But unless you are participating in a tropical-themed LARP, you probably wouldnt want a shirt made from bamboo stalks. So why dobamboo bed sheets make any sense? Because yarn extracted from [] If you want to work in tech, but dont have any desire to code web apps to help businesses sell things to other business, you might want to consider a career in cybersecurity. Judging from the apparent complete infiltration of Russian hackers in American cyberspace,it seems fair to speculate that theres a major shortage of [] All moms are different. But all moms like getting flowers on Mothers Day, and thats a fact (not, however a fact we can document in any fashion.) Instead of getting chewed out for forgetting to call her on the second Sunday of May, you can take care of it ahead of time with Telefloras flower [] report this ad

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Austrian City Puts Nude Statue Donated by Hitler Back on Display – Heat Street

An Austrian city has returned a controversial statue donated by Adolf Hitler to public display. Linz, one of Hitlers favorite towns in the Third Reich, received the bronze sculpture as a gift from the Fhrer in 1942, at the height of the Second World War. The artwork, a personal gift from the Nazi leader, was meant to help establish the settlement as one of the cultural capitals of his dominion. It was set up in one of the citys parks, where it stood for decades as its origin faded from memory. (It is pictured above at the site in 2001) But in 2008 it was removed after a group of local art students dug up its history and complained. The bronze has been in storage for almost a decade but will now be made available for public viewings again. An announcement from a local museum, the Nordico, said that letting people see the statue was an act of remembrance. It argued that displaying it with large amounts of historical context was better than attempting to dismantle history by hiding it away. Local politicians were more or less unanimous in supporting the decision, according to the AFP news agency. Some pointed out that keeping it at an indoor museum will make sure it does not become a site of pilgrimage for Neo-Nazis. Linz has a personal connection to Hitler, who lived there for eight years while he was growing up. Like many areas linked to the Nazi leader, it has agonized over the right way to acknowledge the connection in the modern era. Many sites associated with his life have been demolished, partly to prevent Hitler devotees flocking to them. His birthplace in Vienna has been subject to a particularly fierce dispute, especially as the owner and the government disagreed over what to do with it. For decades, the Austrian government rented the property from landlord Gerlinde Pommer to make sure nobody else could misuse the site. But late last year, authorities decided to pass legislation to reclaim the building, which is due to be knocked down and replaced with either a charity building or government offices. Featured image via Wikimedia Commons/Ruchhft-Plau

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German paramedic sacked for drawing a HITLER moustache on … – The Sun

Sick prank carried out on drug casualty being transported in ambulance A PARAMEDIC in Germany has been fired after drawing a Hitler moustache onto the face of an immigrant being ferried to hospital for a suspected drink and drugs overdose. The incident happened at Christmas but only came to light this week when medical assistant Thomas Wagner posted a video and photos in a WhatsApp chat room set up by him for the Johanitter care group in Frankfurt. He wrote on a photo of the victim : Victim#1 today: trendy beards. And a friend responded with a tasteless quip about the Nazi Holocaust writing: The Yolocaust. Another wrote: Oh, how peaceful it slumbers! Yolocaust yolo stands for you alone referred to selfies taken at sensitive Holocaust remembrance sites in Germany. On the video the patient is seen slumped over the gurney inside the ambulance. Wagner is not seen but can be heard saying: Are you coming into the hospital with us to get sober? The victim responds weakly: Yes. Then there is more laughter from the ambulance crew when one says: Youre supposed to lie on the stretcher, not over it. Days later Wagner seemed to realize the error of his ways and posted in the chat room: A few lines on the video I postedit shows how not to do it. I pledge to do better. And a day later he pleaded with fellow users to erase everything he had posted, adding: I have to accept the consequences of my actions and will today hand in my notice. digitalpictures-sm@thesun.co.uk But his bosses beat him to it after viewing the chat room contents and sacked him. Oliver Pitsch, Johanniter boss for the area, said: We saw the photos and video and his employment was terminated immediately and instantly. But Wagners woes are not over: his bosses are mulling over filing a criminal complaint about his actions with local prosecutors for failing to properly care for a patient he was responsible for. We pay for your stories! Do you have a story for The Sun Online news team? Email us at tips@the-sun.co.uk or call 0207 782 4368

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