The Nazi Party's beliefs included National Socialism. The Nazis hated the communists, not the socialists.
North Korea calls itself "The People's Democratic Republic." Does that make it democratic or a republic?
National Socialism wasn't socialism. Just another misuse of the word.
from here: http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/GERnazi.htm
Legitimate histories of the time would agree. Conflating socialism and nazism is something that modern conservative demagogues have made up purely for propaganda purposes.
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