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Untermenschen

subhumans; Nazi conception of Jews and Slays. [Ger. Hist.: Shirer, 1223]
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The drainage of an underdeveloped landscape entailed the cleansing (Sauberung) of its comparably backward inhabitants -who, for many Germans at the time, were not far removed from the Asiatic Untermensch.
As a crime, it belongs in the same stable as those committed by the Norwegian Nazi collaborator Quisling, and probably comes from the same sewer of racism and bigotry against the untermensch "sub-humans" and those centrist politicians who "tolerate" it.
Bestatigt ware somit die eingangs erwahnte Definition des Traumas als unreprasentierbar, als nicht Iokalisierbar in den gangigen narrativen Konventionen mit deren eindeutigen Identitatsdifferenzierungen von Opfer und Tater, Deutscher und Jude, Herrenmensch und Untermensch und so weiter.
Blinded by Goebbels' propaganda apparatus that was ever quick to emphasize the inherent inferiority of the Russian Untermensch, regular soldiers and commanding officers alike believed that total victory in the east was only a matter of time, a very short amount of time.
rise of Germany, and untermensch not only trouble Willie but also call
And there he [the Untermensch and poorly disguised agent of the Republican Guard, who is dressed-up as a farmer] goes and shoots down a missile
Be that as it may, it is disconcerting to learn that even for the inmates of the camp, the Muslim was the Untermensch, the lowest of the low.
It is clearly with Al-Qaeda in mind that Wolf wrote this stunningly ignorant passage on the construction of phantom enemies: "What matters to a fascist leader is not to get rid of the enemy but rather to maintain an enemy," a piece of analysis that would certainly surprise the families of untermensch liquidated during the Second World War.
Would, for example, a credible Anglo-French alliance with the Soviet Union (Churchill's favored course of action) have deterred Hitler from seeking to enslave the Slavic untermensch in the East?
This Sam confirms with appeals to contemporary racial stereotypes that relegate his own daughter to the category of Untermensch or even Unmensch, and with a grim anticipation of Hitler's final solution.
The Untermensch did this always in the name of some resounding principle: patriotism, for example, or the spirit of mankind, or social progress, or morality, or truth.