I feel like by not taking this episode as seriously as we could have, we missed some opportunities for deeper conversation. None the less, it’s incredibly hard to take this thing seriously. Are we reading into it as shallowly as we accuse censors of doing? Are we missing the major themes here?
The Nazi I was thinking of Rudolph Hess, who didn’t come up with Nazi racial classifications. While he passed the Nuremburg Laws and was Hitler’s right hand man, the creation of the (conveniently shifting) Nazis racial classification laws was the culmination of dozens of racist Germans publishing books. Hess was just the first Nazi I could think of.
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