Essay: The Concept of Class War
First, many Marxists whom he encountered spreading the concept of ‘class war’ Jews and took it as an attempt by the Jews to divide the Germans. It should be noted that this did not make him a lesser socialist though he acted in a manner to fit the situation on the ground. Further, he confessed that what he was trying to do was a direct influence of the Marxists ideology. He famously says in one of his memorable speeches that, “I have learned a great deal from Marxism, as I do not hesitate to admit. The difference between them and myself is that I have really put into practice what these peddlers and pen-pushers have timidly begun….”
The paper will also try to find a concrete reason why Hitler was so obsessed with socialism. It should be understood that the leadership of Hitler comes to questioning much later after orchestrating the holocaust. Ideology of Marxism had overcome his ability to see rationality in reasoning. Could there have been a Marxist influence during Holocaust?