Germany and themes on novel Man and Boy by Tony Parsons that the police and the SA were doing all that they could to save the nation from unrest and catastrophe. In 1989, two centuries after our Constitution was promulgated, the man who is now our president wrote that civil liberties end when an attack on our safety begins. The act abolished freedom of speech, assembly, privacy and the press; legalized phone tapping and interception of correspondence; and suspended the autonomy of federated states, like Bavaria. Although van der Lubbe confessed to the crime, many people believed that the real culprits were the Nazi Party, probably members of the. It has quite a simple explanation.
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Even so, the Nazis only polled 288 seats and in the unlikely event that all the other parties voted as one against the Nazis, they would have lost the vote. It was only when he received another phone call that confirmed the news, that Goebbels informed Hitler. The accused included van der Lubbe, Ernst Torgler (leader of the Communist Party in the Reichstag) and three Bulgarian Communists. The German government exonerated van der Lubbe in 2008, a full 75 years after a Coming - of - age Short Story he was beheaded. 1989 was a year of liberation, as communist regimes came to an end in eastern Europe and new democracies were established. Where theres smoke, theres fire, and where theres fire, conspiracy theories are sure to follow. Whether or not he had help from the Nazis, van der Lubbe confessed to the arson, was found guilty and sentenced to death. Following the raid, the Nazis announced (falsely) that theyd found evidence of seditious material.