Small chronicle to put the editorials in the historical context
January 2: Conference on the by the Weimar Republic reparation payments to be made
August 11: Germany stops the reparations deliveries.
August 12: Government overthrown Wilhelm cuno
September 26: “Ruhrkampf”: Gustav stresemann explains the end of passive resistance.
October 23: The former Bavarian Prime Minister John Hoffman agrees with some Social Democrats to found an independent Palatinate state within the German Reich. The proposal has been rejected by the civil service and the parties. Palatinate social democracy also distances itself from Hoffmann.
November 8: Hitler Ludendorff Putsch: Adolf Hitler occupied with Erich Ludendorff, Hermann Goering and others National Socialists is Bürgerbräukeller in Munich and announced that the "national revolution" had broken out and the imperial government of the Weimar Republic discontinued.
14./15. November culminating in the armed conflict in seven Mountains in connection with the Rhenish Republic.
November 27th The government of the Rhenish Republic dissolves in Koblenz.
Takeover of the Bavarian army in the Reichswehr