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1
Q

what gave Hitler the power to pass any law without opposition

A

Enabling Act 1933

2
Q

what was introduced in 1933 to give Hitler control over the courts

A

people’s courts

3
Q

how did people’s courts give nazis power (2)

A

judges made to swear oaths of loyalty to Hitler

no juries

4
Q

how many cries became punishable by death between 1933-1939

A

44

5
Q

who were the eyes and ears for the nazi party in towns

A

block wardens

6
Q

what other organisation ensured local control and how

A

Gestapo used informers who would report anyone who told anti Hitler jokes or attended illegal meetings

7
Q

what organisation that controlled art did Goebbels lead

A

Reich Chamber of Culture

8
Q

what did the Reich Chamber of Culture control (5)

A
art
theatre
music
architecture
literature
9
Q

what did the Reich Chamber of Culture ensure

A

all media enforced Nazi messages

all members had to be members of Chamber of Visual Arts

10
Q

what did all artists have to be members of

A

Chamber of Visual Arts

11
Q

how many people joined the Chamber of Visual Arts and why

A

42,000 as it was the only way to get art produced

12
Q

what did music have to emphasise and give examples

A

German Culture eg Wagner ,Beethoven and Bach

13
Q

how was architecture used to emphasise German power (2)

A

buildings copied Roman styles and large

giant flags and statues of Hitler erected