Karl Lueger (24 October 1844 – 10 March 1910) was an Austrian politician, mayor of Vienna, and leader and cofounder the Austrian Christian Social Party. He is credited with the transformation of the city of Vienna into a modern city. The populist and anti-Semitic politics of his Christian Social Party are sometimes viewed as a model for Hitler's Nazism.
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''I determine who is a Jew.''Karl Lueger (1844-1910), Austrian lawyer, politician. quoted in Hitler, a Study in Tyranny, ch. 1, sct. 4, Alan Bullock (1962). The statement has ...