What Can History Teach Us?

What Can History Teach Us?

“GERMANY’S UNCROWNED KING” by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 14, 2013) — Seventy-seven years ago today, on March 14, 1936, The New York Times reported that Adolf Hitler received a “frenzied reception” by “300,000 Nazis” in the city of Munich with thousands of onlookers shouting, “Heil, der Fuehrer!” The Times described the scene as a “nearly hysterical […]

How Far Will Obama’s Propaganda Machine Go?

How Far Will Obama’s Propaganda Machine Go?

SHADES OF GERMANY, 1938 by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 14, 2013) — A New York Times article dated January 6, 1938 entitled “Nazis Govern Reporters” begins with the words, “A special decree fixing the salaries and working conditions of journalists was issued today…” The “decree” began with: The attitude of the German press is determined by […]