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Brown shirts

(S.A.) Nazi militia who terrorized citizens. [Germ. Hist.: WB, H:238]
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In Pelley's own words, just as "Mussolini and his Black Shirts saved Italy and as Hitler and his Brown Shirts saved Germany," he would save America from Jewish communists.
That is just the way Hitler's brown shirts worked on Germans.]]>
This provided a breeding ground for Hitler and the brown shirts.
all of the storm troopers, the brown shirts, were male homosexual.''
He believed women should control their own destinies, without the meddling of state agents--whether those agents wore white coats, brown shirts, clerical collars, or cowardice's cloak.
As of this writing, the most recent example is the display of behavior truly more typical of the 1930s era Brown Shirts than traditional conservative Americans.
The great breakthrough came when Hitler turned to the SS to liquidate much of the SA (Brown Shirts) leadership corps in the infamous "Rohm Putsch" in 1934.
The auction next week will include one of the collections showing the Nazi leader inspecting a guard of honour by his fanatical Storm Troopers, or Brown Shirts during his visit to Bavaria in 1932.
One of the spokesmen for the group, anti-gay activist Bryan Fischer, has been quoted as saying that homosexuality "gave us Adolph Hitler, and homosexuals in the military gave us the Brown Shirts, the Nazi war machine and six million dead Jews."
The Pope's father was so anti-Nazi that Brown Shirts forced the family to relocate several times.