America’s Financial Leviathan: Project Syndicate
Quote of the Day: December 31, 2011

Liveblogging World War II: December 31, 1941

Martin Gilbert:

As 1941 came to an end, Hitler told his circle of friends and confidants at Rastenburg: 'Let's hope 1942 brings me as much good fortune as 1941', and in his New Year message to the German people, he declared: He who fights for the life of a nation, for her daily bread and her future, will win; but he who, in this war, with his Jewish hate, seeks to destroy whole nations, will fail.'