Nazi Party


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Nazi Party

“Nationalsozialistische deutsche Arbeiterpartei” A right-wing, authoritarian, and nationalist German party founded in 1919 and led from 1921 by Hitler. It took power when Hitler was offered the post of chancellor in 1933 and dominated German life until its collapse at the end of World War II.
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Noun1.Nazi Party - the political party founded in Germany in 1919 and brought to power by Hitler in 1933
party, political party - an organization to gain political power; "in 1992 Perot tried to organize a third party at the national level"
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His father, a police officer, was a member of the Nazi Party, but Schwarzenegger has always sought to distance himself from that part of his Austrian background.
Riefenstahl, whose films of a Nazi party rally and the 1936 Berlin Olympics brought her prewar fame and postwar notoriety, had been too sick to give interviews or make media appearances in recent months.
This section is named for the 14-year-old German girl who has been charged by her mother--herself fleeing into hiding now that her Nazi party has been routed--with shepherding her four younger siblings across the variously held Allied Zones to their grandmother's home in Hamburg.
In 1933, Adolf Hitler and his Nazi party took power in Germany.
The first one focuses on the preconditions of Nazi rule in Austria, reaching back to German nationalism in the Habsburg monarchy and the traditions of the Nazi party in Austria and, in a rather far-fetched reference, to the Counter Reformation and to Josephinism.
A Nazi Party newspaper demanded that the Games be limited to whites only--a policy clearly at odds with International Olympic Committee rules.
What is more, in November 1932, the Nazi Party actually lost 2 million votes.
When his production of Kaiser and Weill's The Silver Lake opened just after Hitler came to power, the "SA filled a fairly large part of the theater and barracked away, and there was a vast crowd of Nazi Party people outside with banners and God knows what, yelling and all the rest of it.
This is clearest in the most extreme examples - the official architecture of the Nazi party as exemplified by the work of Paul Troost and Albert Speer.
The evidence for homosexuals in the Nazi Party is overwhelming.
Officials marked her exam forms with a telltale yellow stripe" despite the fact that her professor, then a member of the Nazi party, supported her academic work.
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