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Was Ernst Röhm’s Homosexuality a Scandal, or a Secret?

Martin Karaffa
4 min readApr 18, 2020

In the centre of Munich, behind the Frauenkirche, you’ll find a traditional Bavarian Wirtshaus (pub) called the Bratwurst Glöckl am Dom

The original proprietors came from Nürnburg, so the place specialised in Franconian food. It did a brisk trade in those small Nürnburger sausages (which Americans would call breakfast sausages), served with sinus -scorching horseradish…

Martin Karaffa

Marty is an independent strategy consultant specialising in global brands and communications. He is also an Associate Partner of Hofstede Insights.