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The How To Rise To Power Throughout history we have witnessed many people climb their way from lowly peasants to powerful dictators and leaders All of these people had the some of the same attributes passion towards a cause strong beliefs in what they were fighting for and most importantly they held peoples worst fears in their hands By controlling fear our most susceptible human emotion leaders were able to effectively control the masses This year in History and English we have studied examples of evil leaders rising to power Hitler in Nazi Germany Stalin in Communist Russia Chiang Kai-Shek in Nationalist China Napoleon in Animal Farm and Jack in The Lord of the Flies are leaders who have used fear and intimidation to claw their way to absolute power Hitler struck fear in the hearts of many through his propaganda against the Jews and his infamous SS Any who dared to speak out against their new dictator were hauled off to concentration camps Soon all signs of dissent against Hitler were silenced The Enabling Act allowed Hitler to replace all labor unions with his Nazi-controlled labor union He also banned all political parties except his own An individuals livelihood was dependent on their loyalty to Hitler Hitler relied on his secret police the Gestapo and on jails and camps to intimidate and control his opponents and the masses He claimed racial superiority for the Aryans and said that they had the right to dominate all non-Aryans Because of this he set up a campaign of terror against the Jews His propaganda brainwashed thousands to believe that all of their misery and suffering was due to Jews He played on and exploited their fear of the Jews dominating and controlling the economy By directing their fears towards the Jews he was able to give the masses a way of venting anger and frustration instead of towards the government Hitler masterminded a way of control
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