January 6 and the Jews
January 28, 2022
I am writing this on Jan. 6, 2022. It could not wait until my usual deadline date.
I was two years old in 1932. The only thing I knew about the burning down of the German Reichstag (their Parliament Building) was what I read and was taught in school. A group of disgruntled voters who had not won the election stormed Germany’s Capitol and burned down the Reichstag because their chosen leader, one Adolph Hitler had won only thirty two percent of the popular vote. They were told by the Nazi party and believed the vote had been rigged and that Hitler had won.
The net effect of that act was t...