When Mobs Dispense Social Justice

n November 8, 1938, Herschel Grynszpan, a young Polish-German Jewish man, shot German diplomat Ernst Vom Rath, the third secretary of the German embassy in Paris. The Nazi propaganda that followed blamed all Jews for Grynszpan’s attack. German news outlets, already under the spell of Nazi propaganda, willingly spread emotional and incendiary accounts with the … Continue reading When Mobs Dispense Social Justice