Believes that Slavs are geneticallyinferior to the Germans b.
Felt as though they were part of theAryans ± historically inaccuratevi.
Admirer of Mussolini1.
Loved how he created his own militiaa.
Created his own armyi.
Storm Troopers (SA¶s)vii.
Named Chancellor of Germany (1933)1.
Tried to create a one party state2.
One party rule1.
Pretext: Reichstag firea.
Staged a fire and blamed it on the communists; had theexcuse to round up the communists and throw them into jail2.
Used thugs to intimidate opponentsa.
SA, SS (carried out the Holocaust), and Gestapo (secret police)3.
Banned other political partiesa.
Limited freedom of press, speech, and judiciaryii.
Control over economy1.
Outlawed strikes and collective bargaining2.
Guaranteed everyone a job and basic welfarea.
Access to healthcare, etc3.
Weimar = paralysisi.
So many people were supportive of Hitler iii.
Actively rebuilt ita.
Germany after WW1 had to have a smaller army, etc b.
Ignored that and began rebuilding the army anyway2.
Although many people realized this, they gave in because theywere afraid of having another war ± appeasementiv.
Ethnocentrism and Anti-Semitism1.
Sudetenland (Czechoslovakia) and Austriaa.
Anschluss ± alliance between Austria and Germany b.
In Czechoslovakia -- Sudetenland ± where Germans werelivingi.
All Germans should live together in one countryc.
Diplomatic conference ± the Czech, the British, andGermanyi.
British prime minister ± Sir Neville Chamberlainagreed to give Hitler Sudetenland so that Hitler wouldn¶t declare war 1.