From the horses‘ mouths

“Naturally the common people don’t want war; neither in Russia, nor in England, nor in America, nor in Germany. That is understood. But after all, it is the leaders of the country who determine policy, and it is always a simple matter to drag the people along, whether it is a democracy, or a fascist dictatorship, or a parliament, or a communist dictatorship. Voice or no voice, the people can always be brought to the bidding of the leaders. That is easy.”

Nazi leader Hermann Goering – convicted to death by the Nuremberg Trials for conspiracy, waging a war of aggression, war crimes, and crimes against humanity – in his diary, 1946

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