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(S+) Walther Rathenau, murdered by right-wing extremists in 1922: »I see shadows rising wherever I turn«


Right-wing extremists killed Walther Rathenau on June 24, 1922. The foreign minister of the Weimar Republic, a torn visionary of Jewish descent, was always the target of hatred - and had foreseen his death.

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"Even Rathenau, the Walther, does not live to a ripe old age": Reich Foreign Minister Walther Rathenau was never silenced


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