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As described in Der Spiegel, “In an excerpt from his new book, SPIEGEL editor Jan Fleischhauer describes his childhood in a typical West German liberal family, with parents who wouldn’t let him eat oranges because they were grown in countries ruled by dictators, and his coming out as a late conservative.” The piece is fantastic, […]

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While Holocaust denial is at an all time high in the Arab world, those who actually committed the atrocities are quite sure that it happened… they’re just not so sure who is to blame. Earlier in the week, popular German weekly Der Spiegel published a cover story entitled Hitler’s European Holocaust Helpers. The story starts […]

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la la la la, things are different now! la la la!!!! March 17 (Bloomberg) — A study funded by Germany’s Interior Ministry showed that more than twice as many German boys belong to anti-immigrant or neo-Nazi groups than claim membership of the major political parties’ youth organizations. Out of more than 26,000 youths surveyed in […]

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For all the talk of Germany’s progressiveness and its attempts to shed itself of its genocidal past, their far-right neo-Nazi party is apparently quite popular: Despite government attempts to ban the party, the overtly racist NPD has already won seats in two of Germany’s 16 regional state parliaments. It has some 220 members on local […]

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Yesterday I frustratingly read that Poland desperately needed 120 million euros to save the death camp, which has started to decay and deteriorate. Germany today announced that it would pledge 1 million Euro to the cause: Germany has promised one million euro for the renovation of the Memorial Museum at the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi death camp, […]

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An ex-member of Germany’s far right neo-nazi NPD party speaks to Spiegel.de about his experiences there, their ideology, and their support base. I recommend the whole interview, but here’s an excerpt that really gets to the bottom line: SPIEGEL ONLINE: What kind of politics do these gentlemen dream of? Luthardt: Of the German Reich. They’re […]

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The Ex-German Chancellor Gerard  Schroeder is visiting Iran this weekend. While most of the western media seems to be reporting on Schroeder’s comments regarding the holocaust, here’s an article from the Tehran Times that tells us his real agenda: TEHRAN — Former German chancellor Gerhard Schroeder on Saturday welcomed a proposal by Iran to establish […]

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Feb. 14 (Bloomberg) — German anti-immigrant, skinhead and neo-Nazi groups in the eastern city of Dresden staged one of their biggest demonstrations since German reunification in 1990 today, as 6,000 extremists marched through the streets, police said. Groups tied to the National Democratic Party [NPD] used the 64th anniversary of the 1945 firebombing of Dresden […]

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A BBC poll that asked people which countries had the most positive and negative influences on the world found Germany on top, and Israel at the bottom. I’m no psychologist, but does that not just scream out that the world really does have some sort of demented Holocaust-guilt syndrome and that they want to rationalize […]

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