Interview with a member of Germany’s main left party, Die Linke, and an activist with Stand Up Against Racism!
Activists Push for Properties to be Nationalised
How good it was to see so many young people on the move, with an amazing variety of placards, signs, flags and posters, mostly hand-made, with countless clever slogans, aggressive against patriarchy
The Rigors of Organizing
The Social Democrats have collapsed. Die Linke is divided. Will the German left ever be able to contend for power?
Germany’s feverish political scene cooled off just a little. Two big sighs of relief permitted some people, at least temporarily, to stop chewing their fingernails
While Americans teetered, arguing as to which side gained more in the elections, Germans have been balancing on a seesaw of their own – which can also have decisive consequences
“This imbecile has us especially close to his heart. He makes no secret of his hateful feelings. He does not greet my wife at all and ignores me unless it’s for official business,” wrote Friedrich Kellner, courthouse administrator in the small German town of Laubach, on January 23, 1943. The “imbecile” was Heinrich Scherdt, the Read more…
Hundreds of Thousands March in Berlin Against the Far Right
More than 100,000 people have been marching in the German capital Berlin to protest against xenophobia and the increasing influence of the far right