Arbeitertum

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Arbeitertum was a fortnightly German newspaper aimed at working class readers and edited by Reinhold Muchow. It was founded with anti-Marxist and anti-Capitalist intentions.[1] In the early 1930s, it was sponsored by the Nazi Party and in 1933 it became the official publication of the German Labor Front.[1] It was thus used to explain to the working class the Party's position on labour affairs, with contributions from many party leaders.[2] Der Angriff and Der Erwerbslose were two other newspapers established by the Nazi Party for the same purpose.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Waldo Chamberlin, Industrial Relations in Germany 1914-1939, p. 102.
  2. ^ a b Conan Fischer, The Rise of National Socialism and the Working Classes in Weimar Germany, p. 150.