The Holocaust, Anti-Semitism and the Historians

Now I must say before getting started that this article was very spontaneous so the writing will perhaps be different from the other articles i've written as it's more free flowing? I dunno, it was just something I wanted to write about because it has to do with a trend i've noticed in some of … Continue reading The Holocaust, Anti-Semitism and the Historians

Correcting a simple misunderstanding about Nazi race theory

Sometimes I come across these journal articles and or small books that have to do with an aspect of the Third Reich; I came across one recently published by Florida State University with the title 'As Blond as Hitler": Positive Eugenics and Fatherhood in the Third Reich.'. This small book has a section in which … Continue reading Correcting a simple misunderstanding about Nazi race theory

British Hair Colour and Eye Colour Percentages

This is a really interesting essay I found on an online forum a few years ago. I think it does well to illustrate the phenotypical variation in Northern Europeans, in this case it's the British isles. The first anthropologist to compile small survey studies of pigmentation (eye, skin and hair colour) of British peoples was … Continue reading British Hair Colour and Eye Colour Percentages

Some Notes on Hitler, Hacha and the Czechs

Hacha himself never mentioned any intimidation. Goring had made a passing remark about the bombing of prague which has been interpreted in many different ways. Even being attributed to Hitler because Hitler himself co-opted it at a dinner conversation in 1942. Hacha himself puts the quote like this [I have a difficult task. I would … Continue reading Some Notes on Hitler, Hacha and the Czechs

What Adolf Hitler said about Nordicism

Hitler on Education and Race - He Denounces Nordic Cultists - Tasks of the Hitler Youth Hitler: Memoirs of a Confidant by Otto Wagener, pp. 275-280 Wagener continues by recounting a conversation he and Hitler had at the Bube Hotel in bad Berneck with Gauleiter Hans Schemm, who had come from Bayreuth to be with … Continue reading What Adolf Hitler said about Nordicism

What the Nazis really thought about Race

This Article was written by UC Berkeley Professor of Political Science Emeritus A. James Gregor, who has written extensively on Fascism and Marxism. This serious look at the racial policies of the Third Reich explains how the vague ideas of Adolf Hitler in the early years of his political struggle developed in the 1930s into … Continue reading What the Nazis really thought about Race

Criticizing William L Shirer’s ‘The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany’

My review of William L. Shirer's 'The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich' was originally published on 'Goodreads'[1] in march this year. I was inspired to write it after having my memory jogged while flipping through my 50th anniversary hardcover copy. Many sources of information i've since read have called into doubt many of … Continue reading Criticizing William L Shirer’s ‘The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany’