In an attempt to force Adolf Hitler to admit under oath that his National Socialist Party sanctioned Brownshirt
violence, Litten called him as a witness.
In 2007, Szegedi had helped to form the Hungarian Guard, a brownshirt
organization whose iconography deliberately, and frighteningly, echoed that of the World War II-era Hungarian Fascist Arrow Guard.
Were tougher in the end than the brownshirt
bully-boys, and smarter too:
Rolf knew things had changed when his teacher wore a Nazi brownshirt
uniform instead of a suit.
The will to believe the Official DSK Story, complicated by a storm of confusing testimony outlining his shadowy sexual past, was enough to deprive the man of any hope of a fair trial anywhere; the Brownshirt
blogosphere has seen to that.
And so we know that Bruno joined the party very early; that he was a brownshirt
, or member of the SA, the paramilitary thugs who fought street battles with communists in the 1920s; that he carried out the occasional murder of a Social Democrat and intimidated opponents.
Like the best photomontages of John Heartfield (think of his Pan-German, 1933, with brownshirt
Julius Streicher standing proudly astride a bloodied victim of Nazi street violence), Braun's war tableaux hold us, without mercy, to account.
Max Mosley is no saint; he's been described as a 'rather odious character' and his father led British Brownshirt
Nazis before the War, but he has done nothing wrong - although Mrs Mosley might take a different view - by paying prostitutes to smack him around.
with the jackbooted Brownshirt
and the flea-inquiring Joseph K.
I was scared; the incident gave new meaning to the term brownshirt
, but I wasn't hurt.
In India, the "saffronisation" of Hindu society is bringing to the fore a new version of Mussolini's brownshirt
1934: Hundreds are killed when Hitler mounts Night of the Long Knives against his own Brownshirt