the last time a wall went up to keep out immigrants

Leaving nothing to chance, their survey used multiple-choice questionnaire respondents were asked to rank several groups order of desirability native born persons from Europe skilled persons families with some money, intending to settle in British Scandinavians Germans... ... Eugenic claims..

this week: five events you need to know (april 6)

According to nato's first secretary, British Lord Hastings Ismay, nato was formed to keep Soviet Union out, Americans in, and Germans down.. The alliance helped it rebuild its military, it kept Russians out of West Berlin and West Germany, and, as Maitra pointed out, it allowed..

germans for brexit

But German of Brexit is still that it's the work of the wrong kind of people. ... I got lot of inspiration for the book from EU-critical Germans, such as Hans Magnus Enzensberger and anti-Nazi Kurt Schumacher. ..

no one trusts the us government

By the front group shows that, Atlantic Bridge, German front organization set up by Washington to propagandize Germans to serve Washington, has failed in job.   ...   By margin of two to one, Germans China as more for Germany than US.  . ..

german colonialism part 5

In the fifth and last part of our series on German colonialism, we look at the work of activists and members of German African community with regard to Germany's Africa.. This period of history is well-known on African side, and lot of Germans remain oblivious to it.. ..

on the persistence of german war guilt

At the time, for at least three generations of Germans, the question of their war guilt has been integral part of the reconstruction and re-presentation of their society. ... Of course, the allies, especially United States was very much interested in cultivating this sense of evil among..

the dark history of the european union

He wrote that, prior to the war, Germans had grand aims to defeat Russia, push back Slavs, and expand German in Central Europe. ... This vision drove the economic plans of both Nazis and EU's founding fathers. he old medieval dream of empire has never quite left Germans..

herder — father of nationalism part i

Herder believed that the key to Germanre of Volk and the spirit of German ancestors lay in the study of Roman Tacitus's of German tribal society, Germania. Germans, were living wall against which the fury of Huns, Hungarians, Mongols, and Turks dashed to pieces... ..

the day the guns fell silent

In Meuse-Argonne Offensive, Americans and French fought Germans for six weeks in 1918. ... In German trenches, joyous soldiers shouted that the war was over, and threw weapons and gear toward American lines, according to Persico.. ..

remembering world war ithe american spectator

Still, John Keegan, the late distinguished British historian, points out that Americans in force was deeply depressing to Germans, trounced Italians and Romanians, demoralized French and, at the very least, denied British clear-cut victory... ... During the War, Germans stripped Belgium..

in the final hours of world war i, a terrible toll

Anti- German sentiment ran high and Gunther and his family Baltimore were subjected to the kind of prejudice and suspicion that many of German descent faced at the time... ... By that time, Canadians were retaking Mons southern Belgium, where soldiers from British Commonwealth had their..

the unremembered war

Basu's book says, 'They all the theatres of war, from Western Front, to the deserts of Africa and Middle East, Palestine, Mesopotamia, Gallipoli and Egypt, where again they prevented Turks and Germans from accessing Suez Canal and let British retain control of the oil fields of Basra. ... ..

coyote blog » international affairs

 hordes of Christians in Rhine Valley headed north to convert or kill Jews in German communities   Christian on Christian of the 30 years war was perhaps Europe ever endured until Century.. ... By letting Greece join the Euro, Germans let their irresponsible country cousins use their..

the tragedy of the jews of rhodes ‎

ago, Habib discovered that in April 1944, Italian police on Rhodes handed lists of Jewish ‎population over to Germans. The ships that would take them the rest of the way were waiting at the island of Samos because Germans wanted to add transport of Jews from Kos. ..

germans slam berlin's alignment with us on syria

Germans Berlin demonstrate to demand that the government review its stance toward Syria, April 15, 2017. ... Another protester, identified as Ulrich, said German government had become in the hands of Washington, adding that Berlin had failed to adopt independent policies regarding..

jews, poles & nazis: the terrible history

Polish London, gave the murder of Jews as reason for British and Americans to carry out retributions against German civilians. ... Jewish armed rebellion against German rule in General Government, Warsaw Ghetto Uprising of April May 1943, had aimed not at survival except rather at the..

worst wildfires in california's history

Especially scandalous was the disregard of the right of self-determination of Germans Memelland, Silesia, in Sudetenland and German-Austria... ... The logic is undeniable The spirit of Nazism that caused World War ii was not born of animosity among Germans toward the Treaty of..

10 misconceptions about the wars of history

By supplying every regiment with several of the most effective anti, While Polish army was not able to keep pace with the mechanization of Germany, Poles countered German armor-tank guns of the time. ... drove right through France, and kicked British across English channel, Allies attributed..

soviets, west germans edge closer on nato

West German diplomats said Moscow's pending request for aid from West and Gorbachev's over Kremlin conservatives may have helped soften Soviet to Germany's NATO.. The presence of Soviet and West German finance ministers Sunday's meetings underscored the importance of the talks.. ..

e. german victor seeks big coalition

Communists, got 16 percent of the popular vote, reflected anxiety among East Germans about the impending political changes. ... From Jan 1 to Election Day, more than 140,000 East Germans crossed German for permanent resettlement in West, according to West German..

the truth behind britain’s rush to war, 1914

Fourth, there is no trail of evidence in German documents that confidence in the power of British Radicals to keep Britain neutral encouraged German militarists to risk war. ... Germans could also point to what did happen in 1914 Russians did invade East Prussia, British did..

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