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It’s Official: We’re On The Path To Genocide
It’s been said that “Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it.” I have never lived in an era where those words have been truer than they are today.
To those who shrug off comparisons between internment camps for immigrants today and concentration camps for Jews in Nazi Germany, I’d like to leave you with this quote. It was spoken by Karl Wolff, S.S. General and Adjutant to Heinrich Himmler, when he was being interviewed about the early days of the S.S.
Never would the thought–it never occurred to us–that we might arrogantly talk about exterminating anybody who didn’t happen to have been born with a white skin, or who was culturally inferior to us, or was undesirable.1)https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x3p7bqw
His point was that genocide didn’t spring out of nowhere. The S.S didn’t wake up one morning and think, “Hey, I’d like to kill a few million innocent people.” It was a slow, steady path that started with two things: 1) Using the Jews as a scapegoat for the German economic problems; 2) Dehumanizing them.
That’s exactly what our President is doing today. He’s blaming the Mexicans for our problems (they’re taking all of our jobs), and dehumanizing them (all of these children will become members of MS-13 and kill you and your kids).
That’s a dark, dark road to go down. It’s hard to take just a few steps down it and stop. It gets easier and easier to close our eyes and ears to people’s suffering and just think of them as “the other.” Once you see them as a thing and not a person, you can do anything to them.
Anyone who thinks it can never happen to us doesn’t know history.
Watch the full documentary where Karl Wolff said those words on Daily Motion: