to the government explaining their beliefs and political neutrality
Nazis to imprison large numbers of political opponents.
But Eich's abrupt departure has stirred the debate over the fairness of forcing out a highly qualified technology executive over his personal views and a single campaign contribution six years ago. And it raises questions about how far corporate leaders are allowed to go in expressing their political views.
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Some are also questioning whether the episode undercuts the well-groomed image of Silicon Valley as a marketplace of ideas and diversity of thought, and whether, in this case, the tech world surrendered to political correctness enforced through a public shaming on social media.
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"Many people have told me they're afraid to identify themselves as conservatives," she said. "We face issues of political correctness all the time."
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Although various civilian authorities and police agencies had established autonomous concentration camps during 1933 to incarcerate political enemies of the Nazi government, Hitler -- who was impressed with the Dachau concentration camp established by the SS in March 1933 -- authorized Himmler to create a centralized concentration camp system.
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SS camp authorities would kill around two million prisoners -- Jews, political prisoners, Roma (Gypsies), so-called asocials, recidivist convicts, homosexuals, Jehovah's Witnesses, and others -- in the concentration camp system.