It would hardly count as conspiracy theory. Public nakedness is common in the former G.D.R.: Of the 8 to 12 million nudists in Germany, the majority live in the east and are over 50 years old.
Why do people join nudist groups?
Most of us are monogamous and family-oriented, but some people join nudist clubs because they think free sex will be available. A nudist environment can be dangerous to a married couple if their relationship isn’t rock solid. Most nudists are open and unashamed of their bodies.
Why do Germans get naked?
Germany’s passion for clotheslessness finds its origins in late-19th-century health drives when stripping off was seen as part of a route to fitness and sunbathing a possible cure for TB and rheumatism.