Were There Gays in the Nazi Ranks? – Sex in the Third Reich

Were there really gays in the Nazi party, even though they sent thousands of homosexuals to concentration camps or worse? Yes. In fact, Ernst Röhm, the second most powerful man in the party in the early years, was gay – and a close friend of Hitler’s. How could this be?

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Audio Credits

Podcast theme music mixed from “Gregorian Chant”, “Mystery Sax”, and “There It Is” by Kevin MacLeod

Episode theme music mixed from “Pop Goes the Weasel” by Kevin MacLeod and “Sieg Heil” by LeoHMagic.

Additional music and audio from “Marching 3” by Freesound.org, “Minstrel Guild” by Kevin MacLeod, WWI artillery sounds by ?, and “Angry Crowd Sound Effects” from Visual & Sound FX.

“Berliner Hills 90210” skit mixed using “Beverly Hills 90210 – Intro [HQ]” from Jan Schmelter.

Image Credits

Pride Flag – Wikipedia

Hitler face – Needpix.com

SS Flag – Wikipedia

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