HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Retired » Retired Groups » Bernie Sanders (Group) » Interesting historical fa...

Tue Jun 7, 2016, 07:23 PM

Interesting historical fact: Associated Press entered a formal cooperation with the Hitler

Associated Press entered a formal cooperation with the Hitler's Nazi Germany in the 1930s, supplying American newspapers with material selected and produced by the Nazi party propaganda ministry. It was able to retain its access by entering into a mutually beneficial two-way cooperation with the Nazi regime.

snip

Associated Press was the only western news agency able to stay open in Nazi Germany, they continued operating until Germany declared war on the USA in 1941.

snip

This arrangement also enabled the Nazis to cover up some of its crimes, allowing the Nazis to portray a war of extermination as a conventional war; which events were made visible and which remained invisible in APís supply of pictures followed German interests and the German narrative of the war.[53][54]




https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Associated_Press




Like I said this is an interesting historical fact.





















3 replies, 895 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 3 replies Author Time Post
Reply Interesting historical fact: Associated Press entered a formal cooperation with the Hitler (Original post)
snagglepuss Jun 2016 OP
warrprayer Jun 2016 #1
Califonz Jun 2016 #2
GoldenThunder Jun 2016 #3

Response to snagglepuss (Original post)

Tue Jun 7, 2016, 07:29 PM

1. Big suprise there

They were probably buddies with Prescott Bush.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to snagglepuss (Original post)

Tue Jun 7, 2016, 07:34 PM

2. Associated Press: Stenographers to Power since 1846!

 

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to snagglepuss (Original post)

Tue Jun 7, 2016, 07:50 PM

3. MSM has alwalys had a fascist bent to it.

They were just waiting for a chance to get their freak on once again.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink

Reply to this thread