Because of speech with Nazi saying: Höcke threatens to have his immunity lifted

Last summer, the Saxony-Anhalt Green boss reportedly reported against Björn Höcke. The reason: The Thuringian AfD chairman is said to have used a slogan from the Nazi organization SA in a speech. Now the public prosecutor’s office is investigating. The Thuringian Justice Committee has lifted the immunity of the Thuringian AfD boss Björn Höcke. That […]

Because of speech with Nazi saying: Höcke threatens to have his immunity lifted

Last summer, the Saxony-Anhalt Green boss reportedly reported against Björn Höcke. The reason: The Thuringian AfD chairman is said to have used a slogan from the Nazi organization SA in a speech. Now the Justice Committee of the Erfurt Parliament is deliberating on the matter. The Thuringian Justice Committee is in a meeting on Wednesday […]

Views "racist" shaped: AfD has close contacts with right-wing extremists

Only recently was the Institute for State Policy classified by the Office for the Protection of the Constitution as right-wing extremist – because of “racist and biological perspectives”. Numerous AfD members apparently maintain some close contacts with the association. Among them are prominent MPs. According to a report, around 70 representatives of the AfD have […]

Courage of supporters missed: Meuthen never saw itself as an AfD"Fig leaf"

After six years, AfD leader Meuthen leaves the party leadership. He doesn’t make a big noise, and he couldn’t see a “permanent shift to the right” either. What bothers him is the opportunism of some officials, whom the outgoing leader of the right-wing populists considers moderate. Long-time AfD chairman Jörg Meuthen would have wished for […]

Protection of the Constitution of Saxony-Anhalt: Kubitschek’s institute classified as right-wing extremist

The so-called Institute for State Policy (IfS) of the influential founder of the New Right, Götz Kubitschek, has been classified as a right-wing extremist group by Saxony-Anhalt’s protection of the constitution. This means that the institute can be monitored by secret service means. Saxony-Anhalt’s Office for the Protection of the Constitution has classified the so-called […]

"It’s good if you learn from the East": Pressure is increasing in the AfD from the east

The AfD is getting huge results in the federal elections in the east, while in the west there are usually single-digit results. The party leadership is divided on which strategic conclusions to draw from it. The top executives pursue opposing ideas. Five percent in Hamburg, just under 25 percent in Saxony: the AfD shows that […]

Party seeks attention: The AfD before the election – more radical is always possible

Four years after entering the Bundestag, the AfD stagnated in the polls. The country seems to have got used to the right-wing populists, nobody argues with them about migration anymore. So the party continues to turn the spiral of radicalization. How much the AfD is attached to its favorite topic and how hard it tries […]

Protest against Höcke in Dresden: demonstrators drown out the Pegida event

In Dresden, AfD politicians and Pegida supporters want to campaign for votes in the federal election together with Björn Höcke. However, resistance is forming against the right-wing populists – with very vocal demonstrators. In Dresden, a broad alliance against the nationalist and xenophobic Pegida movement and the appearance of AfD right-winger Björn Höcke has formed. […]