After all, comparing people and movements to Hitler seems to be one of the most overused and misapplied historical comparisons in our society. The arguments always seem to be the same.
Unfortunately there is no translation available in Deutsch. With its thick walls, huge arched doorway and deep-set windows, the year-old house near the town square normally would be prime property. Because Hitler was born there, it has become a huge headache for town fathers forced into deciding what to do with a landmark so intimately linked to evil.
The building most recently was used as a workshop for the mentally handicapped, which some saw as atonement for the murders of tens of thousands of disabled people by the Nazi regime. But that tenant moved out last year for more modern quarters. The departure reignited debate on what to do with the house, with the mayor declaring he preferred creating apartments over turning the building into an anti-Nazi memorial.
Waidbacher accused of trying to bury memories of the Nazi past. Stung by the criticism, Mr. Waidbacher expressed surprise at the vehement reaction his comments caused, saying he did not mean to make light of the significance of the house. The house could fill up with Hitler worshippers if converted into living space.
Georg Hoedl, 88, recalls Hitler as the man who dragged Depression-era Austria and Germany out of the kind of abject poverty that forced him to go begging. But he also is aware of the evil Hitler spawned.
The ministry has been careful to sublet only to tenants with no history of admiring Hitler. The owner refused a request by Braunau officials to let the city mount a sign on the house warning of the evils of the Nazi past.
But an inscription on a chunk of granite on public property near the building calls out to passers-by: The house is one of the few remaining structures directly linked to Hitler. A house in nearby Leonding where he spent some teenage years is now used to store coffins for the town cemetery.
A school that Hitler attended in Fischlham, also near Braunau, displays a plaque condemning his crimes against humanity.
The underground bunker in Berlin where Hitler committed suicide on April 30,was demolished after the war. It was left vacant until the East German government built an apartment complex around the site in the late s. Buchmayr said of the house.Mar 30, · Germany's senior military leaders bear a large measure of responsibility for the onset, character and outcome of World War Two.
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