If we do not permit any independent dabbling in the
political we shall on the other hand encourage every kind of
report or petition with proposals for the government to examine
into all kinds of projects for the amelioration of the condition
of the people; this will reveal to us the defects or else the
fantasies of our subjects, to which we shall respond either by
accomplishing them or by a wise rebuttment to prove the
shortsightedness of one who judges wrongly.
Sedition-mongering is nothing more than the yapping of a
lap-dog at an elephant. For a government well organized, not from
the police but from the public point of view, the lap-dog yaps at
the elephant in entire unconsciousness of its strength and
importance. It needs no more than to take a good example to show
the relative importance of both and the lap-dogs will cease to yap
and will wag their tails the moment they set eyes on an elephant.
In order to destroy the prestige of heroism for political
crime we shall send it for trial in the category of thieving,
murder, and every kind of abominable and filthy crime. Public
opinion will then confuse in its conception this category of
crime with the disgrace attaching to every other and will brand it
with the same contempt.
We have done our best, and I hope we have succeeded to obtain
that the Goyim should not arrive at this means of contending with
sedition. It was for this reason that through the Press and in
speeches, indirectly in cleverly compiled school-books on
history, we have advertised the martyrdom alleged to have been
accredited by sedition-mongers for the idea of the commonweal. This
advertisement has increased the contingent of liberals and has
brought thousands of Goyim into the ranks of our livestock
First published in 1903, Henry Ford then funded the printing of 500,000 copies that were distributed throughout the US in the 1920s. Adolf Hitler received a German translation, which he used to justify his views. Today, The Protocols are still widely available in numerous languages - both in print and on the Internet.