Politics

Hitler has imposed a new categorical imperative upon unfree humanity: to arrange our thinking and conduct, so that Auschwitz never repeats itself, so that nothing similar ever happen again.

Adorno, Negative Dialectics, Part Three, III, §2, Redmond translation (altered)

This is the real crisis in democracy. People have no use for a freedom which cheats them of redress. If confidence in political democracy is to be sustained, political freedom must arm itself with economic power.

Aneurin Bevan, In Place of Fear

Ivana Trump told her lawyer Michael Kennedy that from time to time her husband reads a book of Hitlr’s collected speeches, My New Order, which he keeps in a cabinet by his bed.

Vanity Fair

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