How the Nazis and Capitalism Transformed the Christmas Market Forever

From a common winter sale to a romanticized global phenomenon

A Christmas market
A Christmas Market, Unsplash

In the shortest days of winter, magic comes to the main square: The chatter of people among holiday lights, the smell of mulled wine, and grinning gingerbread men make you forget life will rub and pinch you again in the following year.

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