Between World Wars, Gay Society Flourished In Berlin

Between World Wars, Gay Society Flourished In Berlin

GROSS:. Rohm ended up being assassinated – pardon my German (laughter).

BEACHY: No, generally not very.

GROSS: Pardon my pronunciation. As he ended up being assassinated, Heinrich Himmler took over enforcement of this anti-gay law. And things got actually bad then.

BEACHY: Appropriate, and Himmler and Rohm had for ages been sworn enemies. Himmler had been head associated with the other Nazi militia – smaller company, the SS – more ideological, more elite as well as minimum into the very early many years of the motion, perhaps perhaps perhaps not almost as effective – also formed much later on.…