NEVER AGAIN – NEVER FORGET! The Pink Triangle – Nazis, The Holocaust and the “Homosexual Community”

25 Aug

Interesting look into history

Fairy JerBear's Queer/Trans Musings From The City Different - Santa Fe, NM

On August 7th I posted an open letter from Stephen Fry in which he compares the new homophobic laws in Russia with the early anti-Semitic and anti-gay actions of the Nazis. I want you to know what happened in that horrible time in history. Here’s the information you need to know about the Nazis war on homosexuality that accompanied the horrific attempt to wipe out the Jews from Europe.

imageNazi Persecution of Homosexuals 1933-1945
I am presenting this because we need a reminder of this painful time in our history. As Russia mirrors the early moves by the Nazis we need to never forget and never let it happen again!. I visited the Holocaust Museum in Washington D.C. and found the experience VERY moving, in fact I was in tears. First here is a very well done online version of the museum’s “Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals 1933-1945” exhibit. Drop by…

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