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  ::The Night of the Long Knives::
The Night of the Long Knives, in June 1934, saw the wiping out of the SA's leadership and others who had angered Hitler in the recent past in Nazi Germany.
The Night of the Long Knives not only removed the SA leaders but also got Hitler the army's oath that he so needed.
On the night of June 29th - June 30th 1934, units of the SS arrested the leaders of the SA and other political opponents.
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 Night of the Long Knives: The Times Report - Sidebar - MSN Encarta
Night of the Long Knives: The Times Report - Sidebar - MSN Encarta
Hitler chose to secure the support of the army and with Himmler and the SS, purged the Nazi ranks of the SA leaders, using the purge to also turn against other prominent opponents of his regime.
This report of the Night of the Long Knives, as it became known, appeared in The Times of July 2, 1934.
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 Night of the Long Knives
It was at times like this the president longed for the days of his youth.
Above a far away continent electric death rained down from the skies like long knives of energy, cutting through all resistance.
The sight that greeted him was worse than he could ever have imagined, he had entered that room from a city, he was going back out to a burning inferno of broken buildings and destroyed skyscrapers.
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 Night of the Long Knives - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The SA was the paramilitary organization of the Nazi Party that had helped the Nazis rise to power in the Twenties, culminating with Hitler being appointed Chancellor of Germany in 1933.
The Night of the Long Knives should not be confused with the Kristallnacht.
Victims of the Night of the Long Knives
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 night of the long knives information -- night of the long knives   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Night of the Long Knives The Night of the Long Knives, also known as Reichsmordwoche or "the Blood Purge" (German, Nacht der langen Messer) was a purge ordered by Adolf Hitler of potential political...
Night of long knives, 1934 Marriage to Eva Braun and Suicide at the end of the war.
The Night of the Long Knives or Reichsmordwoche and "Blood Purge" was the Nazi purge of the Sturmabteilung leadership, and Hitler's political opponents; between 77 and 400 people are believed to have...
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 The Night of the Long Knives - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia
This is an infamous night in German history, as well as cutlery fetishists.
He developed a knife that was at least 10 ft long in order to cut through any length of pie (up until 10 ft obviously).
Once the first knives were delivered to the SA, they celebrated with all arms of the german armed forces.
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 Gay and Lesbian Children of Holocaust Survivors
On the "Night of the Long Knives" Hitler ordered 2,000 of his S.A. (many of who were probably heterosexual) to be murdered under the crime of being homosexual.
On Kristallnacht, Hitler showed the world that he was serious in eliminating the Jews from Europe and on the Night of the Long Knives he showed that he could kill thousands of men under the pretext of homosexuality; and in both cases received no real condemnation from the world's leaders.
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 Night of the Long Knives : Nazi Germany
It was during this speech that Hitler gave the purge its name: Night of the Long Knives (a phrase from a popular Nazi song).
The Night of the Long Knives was a turning point in the history of Hitler's Germany.
Hitler had made it clear that he was the supreme ruler of Germany who had the right to be judge and jury, and had the power to decide whether people lived or died.
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 glbtq >> discussion >> View topic - Misinformation on site about "Night of the Long Knives&
This implies that ONLY the gay leaders of the SA were killed that night, and that there were enough of these murders to bring about the decline of the SA.
But I agree that it may be misleading in the sense that it might imply that only homosexuals were massacred in the Night of the Long Knives.
Please also see the discussion of the Night of the Long Knives in the entries on Germany and on Ernst Rohm, also in the Social Sciences department.
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 Night Of Long Knives - Penknife - Knives Wholesale   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Night of the Long Knives (June 30 and Sunday July 1, 1934) (German, Nacht der langen Messer
The Corpuscle: Night of the Republican Long Knives
The Night of the Long Knives, in June 1934, saw the wiping out of the SA's leadership and others who
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 ZNet |U.S. | “Night of the Long Knives” at the CIA
ZNet U.S. “Night of the Long Knives” at the CIA
“Night of the Long Knives” at the CIA
It’s “Nacht der langen” (Night of the Long Knives) at the CIA with Goss wielding the presidential broadax.
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 Night of the Long Knives   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Oddly, there is an earlier "Night of the Long Knives" than that of the Nazis.
According to Geoffrey of Monmouth (not the most reliable of sources, mind you), Vortigern had attempted a peace treaty with the Saxons that he had originally paid as mercenaries in order to fight the Picts and Scots.
The ensuing violence was called (at least by Geoffrey) "The Night of the Long Knives."
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 "The Night of Long Knives"
The unfolding of what Lévesque dubbed "The Night of Long Knives" began in spring 1980 when Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau turned his attention toward a lifelong goal; to bring home the Canadian constitution.
That night, Trudeau went home and the premiers retired to their rooms in Ottawa’s Château Laurier Hotel, except Lévesque, who was staying across the river in Hull.
But during the night, Chretien, Romanow and McMurtry locked in the final agreement that included the override Trudeau hated.
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 ★ Night Long Knives ★   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Long night of cabaret awards (San Francisco Chronicle)
A capacity crowd plunked down a head to attend the 1984 Cabaret Gold Awards ceremony at the GiftCenter Monday night -- a festive five-hour marathon of schmaltzy and tender singing, trusty old jokes and a stream of stars and would-be stars doling out and...
The Night of the Long Knives (in German: Nacht der langen Messer, 29–30 June, 1934) was the Nazi purge of the...
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 The Night of the Long Knives
While the SA under Roehm’s leadership had been core to Hitler’s rise to power, many of Hitler’s subordinates including the military were concerned about the amount of power that Roehm and the SA held.
Hitler called it the Night of the Long Knives.
The problem that the Bush administration is most worried about probably has nothing to do with intelligence as much as it does with the long reputation that the CIA has had of reigning in Presidents who try and gain too much power.
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 Essay: How Significant was the Night of the Long Knives? - Coursework.Info
The Night of the Long Knives was on the 29/30 of June 1934.
Most importantly Hitler's main political advisory in the party Rohm was executed leaving Hitler as the undisputed leader of the Party.
Hitler also used this opportunity to purge his wider political rival's for example Gustav von Kahr was killed for his betrayal in the 1923 Munich Putsch The night of the Long Knives was a demonstration of Hitler's power over his political rivals.
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 Night Of Long Knives Has Come - OLD American Century / White Rose Society message boards
Night Of Long Knives Has Come, The purging of the liberals has begun
TJ, did you come up with "night of the long knives" as the historical reference for this, or was that phrase mentioned in one of the articles somwehere?
I was wondering because this morning on Unfiltered they announced this story with the same phrase, "the night of the long knives." I was wondering if they actually saw the phrase here, or if somebody else came up with that first.
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 Mirek Topolanek promises public sector a "night of long knives" - 28-06-2005 - Radio Prague
The next general election is still a year away but already the right-of-centre, opposition Civic Democrats are gearing up for a changing of the political guard.
On the other hand, in recent weeks it seems that at times Mr Topolanek has overdone it on several occasions, to a point that was not always to his advantage.
He certainly seems to have done that - threatening the civil service with a "night of the long knives" and recently using the word "shit" to describe the EU constitution.
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 NO QUARTER: A New "Night of Long Knives"?
Btw there is a good movie about the Night of the Long Knives, called "The Damned", by Luchino Visconti, who was gay and the result is one over-the-top gay Nazi extravaganza.(Available on DVD).
Shemanasi- Shawnee for the "Long Knives" which is what the fur trapper/whiskey traders of questionable character were called back in the day when they could rob and plunder both sides of the Ohio valley, Native and White, while blaming both other groups for such actions.
As for the Long Knives, it was the time to separate the populist blue collar roots of a dissatisifed element within its political movement.
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 Amazon.com: The Night of Long Knives: Books: Max Gallo,Lily Emmet   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Max Gallo, in his NIGHT OF THE LONG KNIVES, details a sequence of events that had been building up for years since the 1920s, finally culminating in an orgy of the slaughter of the top leaders of the SA during the weekend of Saturday, June 30, 1934 to Monday, July 2.
THE NIGHT OF THE LONG KNIVES details what had been only before sketchily known, the day by day elimination of those who truly thought themselves to be in the front line of Hitler's best defense against Jews and godless communists.
Gallo's "The Night of Long Knives" explains how these problems all came together and culminated in the eradication of the hierarchy of the SA, and left Hitler as the uncontested Fuhrer.
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 Notes from the Lounge: Night of the Long Knives
Notes from the Lounge: Night of the Long Knives
Last night, statistics caught up with me. I had parked all of half a block from the house of some friends I was going...
I still had one arm partly in the jacket and was beginning to play tug of war with the tall guy when I spotted the knife in his right hand.
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 The Night of the Long Knives [Free Republic]
The Night of the Long Knives [Free Republic]
The German Army generals, by condoning the unprecedented events of the Night of the Long Knives, effectively cast their lot with Hitler and began the long journey with him that would eventually lead them to the brink of world conquest and later to the hanging docks at Nuremberg after the war.
Rath in Paris, demonstrations against the Jews are to be expected throughout the Reich in the present night...
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On Tuesday, November 7th, almost eighty-six years since Bloody Sunday, the American people conducted their own night of the long knives.
However, unlike the first "Night of the Long Knives" those involved in the election day losses are still around and can certainly bide their time and resume power, if indeed they really lost any.
Those who were elected to take the place of the neoconservatives are not a heck of a lot of an improvement frankly, though among them are some well intentioned folks to be certain.
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 NIGHT OF THE LONG KNIVES Lyrics - by AC/DC from album For Those About To Rock : Lyrics And Songs
You are viewing lyrics of NIGHT OF THE LONG KNIVES by AC/DC from the album For Those About To Rock at LyricsAndSongs.COM
The Lyrics above are to NIGHT OF THE LONG KNIVES and are (Mostly correct, Yet...
The Lyrics seem to be the lyrics to NIGHT OF THE LONG KNIVES But they are (Wrong)
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 The Corpuscle: Night of the Republican Long Knives   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In it there is a depiction of the infamous Nazi "Night of the Long Knives" -- the purge by the Nazi Party of (the openly gay) Ernst Röhm's SA, the thugs who helped get Hitler the Chancellorship but who had become a bit too socialist for National Socialist tastes.
I guess I'll get a second chance during the Republican's own approaching Night of the Long Knives.
This attraction/repulsion dynamic played out to its fatal conclusion in The Night of the Long Knives, but there are more than enough examples (one of the examples is, in fact, the treatment of Log Cabin Republicans) in the USA.
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