Background: A Sprechabend was a regular part of the Nazi public meeting system. Unlike mass meetings, these were evenings at which people (primarily party members) were to discuss the Nazi approach to issues and events. The material here was provided to those who would lead such discussions, so thousands of meetings occurred throughout Germany using what follows as the foundation.
By this late in the war many Germans had concluded that it would be better to be conquered by the Americans rather than the British, a point Nazi propaganda vehemently combatted..This page suggests that an American victory would be just as bad as a Bolshevist victory.
The material was jointly distributed by Goebbels’s party propaganda office (the Reichspropagandaleitung) and Robert Ley’s Reichsorganisationsleitung.
The source: “Parole 22: Amerikanisierung wäre das Ende Europas!”, Sprechabenddienst, Sept./Oct. 1944.
Americanization Would Mean the End of Europe!
Are there not shallow thinkers who think that things will not be so bad if the Americans come? Therefore, deepen the knowledge of what an Americanization of Europe would mean during lively discussion evenings! The following material provides a general line of thinking, supported by examples and references to essential issues. Refer to Schulungsungerlage Nr. 33, “The System of Plutocracy."
Europe should not become a colony of the USA. Even under President Wilson the USA demonstrated its incapacity and lack of interest in giving Europe a sound structure. Europe was to be powerless so that it could be more easily ruled and plundered. Roosevelt said that it should be saved, following the tactics of the English motherland that spoke of saving the world when it meant exploiting the world.
I. Economic Enslavement
The main American war goal is to establish the dictatorial power of the capitalists. States that follow the German example and have German assistance in successfully basing their economic life on healthy principles appropriate for them are once again to be subject to Jewish finance capital.
The Rule of Money
Money alone is once again to be used to create jobs. All peoples will thus again be dependent on American-Jewish capital, which has amassed world currencies and 80% of the world’s gold in its hands.
Enslavement through Monoculture
(Monoculture: the dominance of a particular crop in a region: for example, coffee in Brazil, wheat in Canada. The opposite is polyculture, mixed agricultural crops)
USA capitalists do not only extend credit and take interest, but also determine how the money is used. The principle “division of labor in the world economy,” under which each country should specialize in what it can best and most cheaply produce.
Through monoculture, countries are to have their international commerce dependent on the USA.
Since, however, such monoculture is built on the basis of international capital, entire countries fall under the control of big Jewish companies:
The war is intended to save this tottering system of domination and make the slavery of workers eternal. That is why the plutocrats hate National Socialist Germany.
II. Social Oppression
The Exploited Worker
When labor serves the people, capitalists see their profits reduced.
That is why they want to re-establish the rule of money, to build monoculture, and use it to exploit the German worker.
Profit should again become the guiding principle of economics. Once again,
Coffee should be used to fuel locomotives and grain should rot in the fields so that speculators can get higher prices for their wares, so that all-powerful companies can limit the production of monocultures to reduce wages and ensure that the peoples are again subject to plutocratic greed for profits.
Return to Proletarianism
The meaning and honor a workers has in productive labor for his people should be taken away and he should again be reduced to the slave of arbitrary plutocratic desire.
The community should be abolished and its social accomplishments destroyed. Each should once again stand alone in his hunt for riches or his flight from starvation.
III. Destruction of Our Culture
It is no accident that USA bombers display particular sadism in destroying Europe’s major cultural monuments.
These things can not be bought with money, but rather grow only from a healthy community.
Since these could never develop in the USA, other countries should lose them and never be able to achieve them again.
A victorious America would act brutally in this regard. Small and great cultural achievements that we have inherited from past generations and further developed would be taken from us, because the enemy envies them.
Jews would once again take over all areas of life and the witches’ dance that we eliminated in Germany in 1933 would return to an even greater degree.
Europe should become American. This goal of the Anglo-American military leadership strikes at what is deepest in each German, for it means the destruction of the entire German life order.
That is what is at stake in Germany’s war against the Anglo-Americans: the community against money. The enemy wants to take away our political rights, exploit us economically, and destroy our life. Only complete dedication to the community can defeat the enemy’s war aims.
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