GERMANY: Braun v. Brownshirts

Orderly Germans marched on toward a Fascist form of Government last week. In four out of five State Diet elections they voted pluralities to the Fascist Party of Brown-Shirted Adolf Hitler. Three Fascists were killed in election riots.

Dominant in Germany is Prussia, a State which is 62$ of the Fatherland. Dominant in Prussia since 1919. when the German Republic was founded, has been the Socialist Party—the party with a plurality. Last week this 13-year-old Socialist dominance was shaken. Fascism emerged from the Diet election as Prussia's No. 1 party thus:


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