An ordinance is issued banning obscene writings, illustrations, and performances. Hermann Göring, the Prussian Minister of Interior, also issues a directive to the police to stop the installation of any contraceptive vending machines.
Authoritarians and fascists don't believe that society can be successful if allowed to proceed without a firm hand holding the rudder. People need to be controlled for their own good and this, in turn, requires firmly controlling their sexuality and sexual behavior. Sexual immorality is treated as the basis for social chaos, the fear of which often lies at the heart of authoritarian and fascist agendas.