Who is Joseph Goebbels?

Joseph Goebbels

Paul Joseph Goebbels ( ; 29 October 1897 – 1 May 1945) was a German politician and Reich Minister of Propaganda in Nazi Germany from 1933 to 1945. As one of Adolf Hitler's closest associates and most devout followers, he was known for his zealous orations and anti-Semitism.

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Joseph Goebbels - Defeat and Death
... In the last months of the war, Goebbels’ speeches and articles took on an increasingly apocalyptic tone "Rarely in history has a brave people struggling for its life faced such terrible tests ... of 1945, with the Soviets on the Oder and the Western Allies preparing to cross the Rhine, Goebbels could no longer disguise the fact that defeat was inevitable ... centre of resistance in the National Redoubt in Bavaria, Goebbels opposed this, arguing for a last stand in the ruins of the Reich capital ...
Olga Chekhova - Joseph Goebbels
... She had more contact with the Minister of Propaganda, Joseph Goebbels, who referred to her in his diaries as "eine charmante Frau" ("a charming lady") ...
Magda Goebbels - Biography - Suicide
... In late April 1945, the Soviet Red Army entered Berlin, and the Goebbels family moved into the Vorbunker, that was connected to the lower Führerbunker under the Reich Chancellery gardens ... Joseph Goebbels' last will and testament, dictated to Hitler's secretary Traudl Junge, stated that Magda and their children supported him in his refusal to leave Berlin and his resolution to die in the bunker ... The following day, on 1 May 1945, Magda and Joseph Goebbels drugged their six children with morphine and killed them by breaking cyanide capsules in their mouths ...
Aleksandar Maćašev - Joseph Goebbels (TM)
... project in the form of an advertising campaign in Belgrade, Joseph Goebbels (TM) ... mosaic images of Nazi Minister of Propaganda Joseph Goebbels that are created using the icons of major media companies ... The main message was that Joseph Goebbels is a father of contemporary media culture and mass-communication ...

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    We enter parliament in order to supply ourselves, in the arsenal of democracy, with its own weapons.... If democracy is so stupid as to give us free tickets and salaries for this bear’s work, that is its affair.... We do not come as friends, nor even as neutrals. We come as enemies. As the wolf bursts into the flock, so we come.
    Joseph Goebbels (1897–1945)

    We can do without butter, but, despite all our love of peace, not without arms. One cannot shoot with butter, but with guns.
    —Joseph Goebbels (1897–1945)