How the Nazi's destroyed Dictatorship

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  • Jan 1933- Hitler was elected chancellor and called for new elections, hoping to increase Nazi numbers from 33% to 51%, so they can then pass loaws. Or even better reach 67% and change constitution.
  • Feb 1933- A dutch communist called Marius Van Lubbe burnt down the parliment building, Hitler asked Hindenburg to to give emergency powers to arrest all political opponents 'acting against the german nation'.
  • Nazi vote only reached 43%
  • March 1933- Ministry of propoganda is set up undr Goebbels and Germany is bombarded with posters, leaflets, papers, radio ect.. SA stands outside polling…


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