Sentences with «justification»

« In turn, Zoroastrianism provided a spiritual justification for the expansion of the Persian Empire. »
« Very quickly, however, the theory of evolution was taken over as a justification for both rigid class distinctions and racism. »
« The Protocols of the Elders of Zion was first published in 1903 by the Russian secret police as justification for continued anti-Semitic restrictions in the Russian Empire, and subsequently gained prominence after World War I when it was used as "proof" that Jews had caused the war in order to disrupt the international political order. »
« Any discussion of the Nazis must begin with Adolf Hitler. It is impossible to overstate Hitler's importance to Nazism: his own private obsessions became state policy and were used as justification for war and genocide. »

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