Resistance, churches and Olympics during nazi germany
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  • 1. Section B
  • 2.  YES  NO Women were limited  Factory workers got to career what was promised opportunities  School boys enjoyed The treatment of HJ Jews/gypsies  Business men- Churches- treatment restored order to of the disabled country Minor groups- Nazi  Made lives more ideology secure
  • 3.  Little active resistance because the fear and efficiency of police state and indoctrination/propaganda. Many Germans were content with the regime Passive resistance was more commonplace, however still limited because of fear of the culture of denouncing.
  • 4.  Liked Jazz music and organised mixed parties. Dressed in US fashions Lived in port towns north east Germany Expressed dissent against Nazi’s ‘swing Heil’ Refused to attend Hitler youth Low level threat
  • 5.  Enjoyed singing, camps, walk s. Refused to attend Hitler youth 194, passed info to allies (treason) Moderate level of threat
  • 6.  University students of Munich Led by Hans and Sophie scholl Published/ distributed anti- Nazi literature Listened to foreign radio and passed info on the war Passed intelligence to the allies High level of threat, the Scholl’s executed 1943
  • 7.  Criticised Nazi Regime, treatment of Jews, Violation of human rights Ended Aktion t4 Very high level of threat due to his position in Germany
  • 8.  Refused to go along with Nazi conversion of churches Outspoken critic of Nazi regime Set up a protestant opposition movement Placed and died in concentration camp in 1943
  • 9.  Catholic and protestant churches had immense influence in German society Nazi’s were unable to use violent methods to control churches Even a nationalist state like Bavaria had sincere Christians. Attacking churches would lead to loss in support and a possible revolution.
  • 10.  Were taken more seriously than protestant churches because church ministers came from the Vatican city and protestants ministers were locals Hitler resented churches because he was unable to control its leaders and the fact the Germans had another leader alongside himself.
  • 11.  Franz von Papen made an agreement with the catholic church Hitler offered protection of religious freedom, no interference with property/ finances. Catholic schools assured but the Church mustnt interfere in politics
  • 12.  Less of a threat because: Leaders can be intimidated by Nazis Protestants were sympathetic to Nationalism History of anti-Semitism Hitler created ‘national church’ with a Gaulitiers as first bishop of the National faith movement This was done in order to convince the German people there was common ground between Nazi ideology and Christian beliefs.
  • 13.  The criticism of the Nazi’s increased ministers refused to keep quiet because of the persecution of minority groups and restriction it placed on civil liberties 1935- closure of church schools, disbandment of catholic youth groups, closure of monasteries and secret imprisonment of priests Himmler and deputy Heydrich attempted to encourage paganism
  • 14.  Nazi’s failed to suppress Christianity and turn Germans away from it Protestants hoped Hitler would restore the status of protestant churches after the bill of rights They were afraid the Nazis would destroy churches Protestant agreed with persecution of Jews on religious grounds They were afraid of communism as all religions should be abolished
  • 15.  Propaganda opportunity for Nazi regime because Hitler wanted to promote German technology, Aryanism, German efficiency and to present Nazi power Hitler needed to hider anti-Semitic signs and allowed one Jew to be in the Olympics
  • 16.  NO YES  Alarmed at German World impressed by militarism facilities and  Britain built the spit fire efficiency  People alarmed at the Infrastructure (auto fanatical following of Hitler bans )  Europe was worried Athleticism and about the dictatorship prowess  Jesse Owens incident showed racism