Ivory Tower

American Colleges and the Nazis

http://ideas.blogs.nytimes.com/ June 22, 2009 Today’s idea: American universities had amicable ties with Nazi Germany in the 1930s — a record of indifference, complicity and collaboration leading into World War II that stemmed ...

Higher Ed and the Third Reich

"Although academicians were the Americans most conversant with European affairs, few engaged in public anti-Nazi protest. As many working and lower-middle-class Americans marched in the streets and struggled to organize ...