By Ken Setterington
Earlier than the increase of the Nazi get together, Germany, specially Berlin, was once the most tolerant locations for homosexuals on the earth. Activists comparable to Thomas Mann and Albert Einstein campaigned overtly for the rights of homosexual women and men and attempted to repeal the legislations opposed to homosexuality. yet that each one replaced whilst the Nazis got here to strength; life for homosexual humans turned fear-filled. Raids, arrests, criminal sentences and expulsions turned the day-by-day fact. while the focus camps have been equipped, homosexuals have been imprisoned in addition to Jews and the other teams the Nazis desired to suppress.
The red triangle sewn onto felony uniforms turned the logo of the persecution of homosexuals, a persecution that may proceed for a few years after the conflict. a mixture of historic learn, first-person bills and person tales brings this time to existence for younger readers. tales of bravery within the face of inhuman cruelty, friendship present in the depths of depression within the camps and the perseverance of the human spirit will teach and encourage.
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