Nazi Germany and American Indians
3 Pages Posted: 21 Aug 2019
Date Written: August 14, 2019
In the early 1930's, Nazi scholars, lawyers, jurists, and party officials were heavily influenced by United States law when they were developing racial policies and laws concerning Jewish people. Research demonstrates that when Nazis were turning their ideas into legislative proposals and laws that they were also carefully studying federal Indian laws and American state laws that discriminated against American Indians.
Keywords: Nazi, Nazi Germany, American Indians, Nuremberg Laws, federal Indian laws, state laws on Indians
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