posted on Jun, 22 2014 @ 04:34 AM
a reply to: bbracken677
The Nazi ideology (national socialism) took large swathes of socialist ideology. Economically they rejected both capitalism and communism as evil
systems instead they followed a mixed economic model,
Hitler himself said
we are socialists, we are enemies of today's capitalistic economic system
the 25 point plan released by the Nazi party provides many examples of their socialist root.
check out this link for more details.
however they also took ideas from other areas, Most obviously the idea of national superiority.
Interestingly there beliefs were more complex than simple racial superiority. They believed that each race must embrace their cultural history to stay
strong which is why they embraced so much from roman culture such as their salute.
They justified they're hatred against groups like the Jews and Gypsies because of their historically transient nature, portraying them as a form of
it is important to understand these horrific ideologies or people will simply repeat their goal under the false guise of a new ideology.