Tim Spofford | Racism
Tim Spofford, Author, Civil Rights, Human Rights
archive,category,category-racism,category-311,edgt-core-1.0.1,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,hudson child-child-ver-1.0.0,hudson-ver-2.0, vertical_menu_with_scroll,smooth_scroll,blog_installed,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.4.5,vc_responsive


Apr 24 2018

American Racism, a Model for Nazis

Adolph Hitler found much to admire in America as he rose to power: its dynamism, its historic westward expansion, and its exceptional racism. He once praised America as the white nation that “gunned down the millions of Redkins to a few hundred thousand.” After Hitler gained power, his lawyers designed new laws to marginalize Jews and other minorities to keep them from polluting German blood. Looking abroad for models, the Nazis found one nation that stood out for its racist laws: America. Some of our laws were so harsh that even the Nazis...

Share Post