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Germany’s far-right party has drawn controversial comparisons to Nazis and they’re forcing the country to reconsider how it deals with the Holocaust

Since the far-right Alternative for Germany party (AfD) swept into federal and state parliament on a wave of anti-immigrant sentiment two years ago, the birthplace of Nazism has had to contend with a political party that tolerates Holocaust denialism, nationalist extremism, and racism. In the US, critics of President Donald […]
Germany’s far-right party has drawn controversial comparisons to Nazis and they’re forcing the country to reconsider how it deals with the Holocaust
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A far-right party just made big gains in eastern Germany days after reports one of its leaders marched with neo-Nazis in 2007

Germany’s far-right Alternative for Germany party made big gains in the eastern states of Brandenburg and Saxony in elections Sunday, while Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party and its coalition partner just clung on to diminishing pluralities. The AfD’s surge cements its strength in the formerly communist east, where anti-immigrant sentiment, economic […]
A far-right party just made big gains in eastern Germany days after reports one of its leaders marched with neo-Nazis in 2007