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The Fourteen Words is a White nationalist phrase which refers to one of the following 14-word slogans:[1]

The slogans were coined by noted racist David Lane in reference to an 88-word excerpt from Mein Kampf. Thus, white supremacists will sometimes combine "the 14 words" in reference to the excerpt in the phrase "14/88" or "1488".

"88" has dual meaning as it also is used to reference H as the 8th letter of the alphabet, and thus the 88 can also be used to stand for HH, or "Heil Hitler".[2]

[edit] Political use

Hungarian far-right (though purportedly not Neo-Nazi) party Jobbik often uses the numbers 14 and 88, such as publishing their program for the 2010 elections in 88 pages[3] and having their party headquarters' phone number be (+36 1) 365 14 88.[4]

[edit] Trivia

The 88, meaning an 88 mm artillery piece, was also one of the most feared and hated German weapons used by Axis powers during World War II. This is probably a coincidence. David Lane was not that smart to know much of history.

[edit] Footnotes

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