Between World Wars, Gay Society Flourished In Berlin

Between World Wars, Gay Society Flourished In Berlin

GROSS: through the 1920s while the very early 1930s, there have been motions to try and liberalize the anti-gay legislation or even get rid of the anti-gay legislation. And, you understand, several of those individuals were, i do believe, gay-rights activists you know, whose agendas were very similar to agendas of the past few decades that we would recognize today. But there was clearly one stress of the motion to improve the statutory legislation which was led by someone known as Hans Bluher, in which he appeared to combine some sort of homosexual liberties agenda having a proto-fascist agenda. Could you talk he stands for in gay Berlin about him and what?

BEACHY: he is a figure that is really fascinating. He really arrived on the scene of this very very early youth that is german, and then he ended up being from Berlin. متابعة قراءة “Between World Wars, Gay Society Flourished In Berlin”