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Auto Industry / General Motors Corporation and Ford / Nazi Collaboration #177306

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 30, 1998
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: John Martin) Charges that Ford and General Motors collaborated with the Nazis in World War II examined; details given of links between Henry Ford and Nazi Germany. [Attorney Mel WEISS, Russian Elsa IWANOVA - (thru translator) describe her treatment at an auto factory during the war.] [German historian Stefan LINDER - outlines the case against Ford.] [Ford's John RINTAMAKI - says the Nazis took over the plant.] Response from General Motors Corporation quoted. [Economic historian Simon REICH - says Ford could not control its plant.]

Jennings, Peter;
Martin, John

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