The Nazi party was founded in 1919 as the DAP, i.e. Deutsche Arbeiter Partei.
Partei is German language for ‘party’; the word Arbeiter means ‘Workers’ and Deutsche is ‘German’. (Germany is called Deutschland by its native speakers.)
DAP represented themselves to the population as the German Workers’ Party, and as national socialists. Continue reading “DAP: Rise of the Nazi party”