The Anschluss was formally proclaimed March 12, 1938, but Hitler’s troops crossed into Austria a day earlier to establish de-facto
Romanian Jews deported from Dorohoi waiting to be ferried from Volchinets, Bessarabia into Transnistria across the Dniester River
The Rape of Nanjing (or Nanking). The Nanking Massacre or Nanjing Massacre, also known as the Rape of Nanking, was
President Franklin Delano Roosevelt Quarantine Speech calls for international cooperation against aggression. Transcript [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJxJJ-BrTtk]
The Second Sino-Japanese War war ignited from a conflict between Chinese and Japanese troops for control of Chinese mainland. The
The Anti-Comintern Pact, an agreement that was signed first between Germany and Japan. It's purpose was to state that in
In contrast to the grim economic landscape in 1933 when President Franklin D. Roosevelt took office, his second term begins
1936 Rome-Berlin Axis agreement linking Italy and Germany politically and militarily. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TxL04FxC_Ko]gt;
August 1-16: Berlin Olympic Games. Nazis disguise outward signs of anti-Semitism. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gNKlxcqLKcM]
The Spanish Civil War was a conflict that anticipated much of the terrible decade that was to follow. The refusal
Ethiopia is invaded by fascist Italy under Benito Mussolini, confirming the suspicion that the war had racial motivation and sought to
In the United States, the first Neutrality Acts are passed authorizing the president to deny American firms the right to
In Germany, the first Nuremberg Laws are passed revoking citizenship from Jews and prohibiting them from marrying non-Jews.
Beginning in 1935 and continuing until 1938, Poland begins to create a Jewish policy modeled after that of Nazi Germany.
Hitler assumes the presidency of Germany when Hindenburg dies and thus gains full control of the government.
In Germany, legislation is passed making the Nazi party the only legal political party. The Law for the Prevention of
Germany passes law restricting college enrollment of Jews. Similar legal discrimination already exists in the United States. SA (Sturm Abteilung
Several thousand Americans attend a pro-Nazi rally in Queens. New York. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KPGT7EaCiIY]
Germany Defies All World powers; Quits League, Arms Talk; Leaders Decide to Launch Parlay Anyway. Developed in 1919 at the
Japan leaves the League of Nations .Nazi Germany had withdraw earlier in the year.
In Germany, Jew and non-Aryans are banned from practicing law and working in the civil services. Later they will be