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The case for wagner in israel one of wagner’s most unsettling anti-semitic slogans—“the jew is the plastic demon of the decline of mankind”—is quoted. Rally developed countries in the western world, but the classic-romantic era was coming to a close, and political unrest and tension had begun to grow wagner's.
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