Nope. Nazi Brownshirts were not some different kind of being possessed of some special evil that can produce “descendants” that carry forward their special evil like B-movie monsters who grab up people’s inner selves and turn them into harmful armed and dangerous hurt machines
The Nazis only arouse a special horror because their factory efficient methodologies seem all to familiar to anyone who who has been browbeaten into getting with a bureaucracy’s program. Were the Nazis somehow more inhuman than the participants in lynch mobs in the old South? Or the henchmen of Stalin who took peasants food because their higher up apparatchiks told them it was their duty to starve millions to death for not wanting to lose what little food they had to a warped concept of collectivization?
Were the soldiers evil who enthusiastically bought in to the concept that “the only good Indian is a dead Indian” and gave it their all to make that happen, just especially inhuman or just very very human,v
Anyone who says “rather than do such things I would accept the death penalty that they have threatened me with and die with courageous pride” can never know if they really would have the courage to be a heroic pacifist refusenik till they 're faced with a do or die right now tcommand,
What if presented with this not uncommon option; kill who we tell you to or stand there and watch your loved ones be tortured to a slow painful death.
The Nazis and the rest were, I’m sorry to say, just being utter,my human, it’s what we do.