Evian Conference

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Evian Conference – discussion of how to solve refugee crisis and take care of german jews who were pressured to emigrate, led by Roosevelt. Many other countries made very clear things done to german jews would be done in Poland,Romania, etc. Problem: allows other ppl to insist that whatever is done for german jews must be done for polish, Romania jews. Problem: Germany doesn’t attend. Attempts to find countries to accept more refugees but everyone says you should do it, not i Goebbels - minister of peoples enlightment and propaganda, jealous of the ascendency of Goring, looking for a way to get a piece of the action, establish himself as a player in the game. Herschel Grynszpan – 17 yr old kid living in Paris illegally, learsn that his parents have been expelled from Germany and are stuck between the borders and cant move, bought a pistol, went into Germany embassy, asked to meet german diplomat and shot him. In paris he making his way a hustler, and shot the guy after his refusal to help. He is arrested and put in prison, huge show trial planned in Germany he says if you put me on trial ill sya that I had sexual relations with your german diplomat so he never went to trial but
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This note was uploaded on 11/27/2011 for the course HIST 262 taught by Professor Browning during the Fall '08 term at UNC.

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