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Lessons from History
Victor Klemperer and the Decay of Political Language

The wartime scholar and diarist lived an extraordinary life—and bore witness to the degradation of political rhetoric in ways that still resonate today.

Appeared in: Volume 15, Number 4 | Published on: January 12, 2020
Elisabeth Braw directs the Modern Deterrence program at the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) and is the author of God's Spies: The Stasi's Cold War Espionage Campaign Inside the Church.
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