First they came for the Communists – or was it the Industrialists?

On October 14, 1968, Congressman Henry S. Reuss of Wisconsin made some remarks on the floor of Congress that included what became a very famous quotation – or, more accurately, a very famous misquotation. The “quote” Reuss read was recorded in the Congressional Record as follows: “When Hitler attacked the Jews, I was not a … Read more