Between World Wars, Gay Customs Flourished In Berlin

GROSS: i do believe most of the people who the Department of Blackmail and Homosexuality went after were prostitutes since the division, though we interpreted, did not actually want to pursue, like, the class that is middle. While the presumption, too, i do believe, had been that prostitutes who generate income into the intercourse trade had been additionally happy to earn money through blackmailing the social individuals they certainly were – who had been spending them to own intercourse.

But that results in, like, a complete other chapter within the tale, which was that there clearly was plenty of prostitution, male prostitutes, in homosexual Berlin at that time. Continue reading