After a German lawmaker defended Angela Merkel's refugee policy, there were calls to "shoot him now." Then someone did, and it's part of a trend of far-right militancy in the country.
„There has been a striking disconnect between Germany’s strong collective consciousness of its Nazi past and its far weaker collective consciousness of neo-Nazi terrorism in recent decades...“ Yes. And it needs to stop. Now. Excellent by
Germany’s hateful new reality: political murders by far-right Terrorists. This week, a German lawmaker defending Angela Merkel's refugee policy was met with jeers of "shoot him now!” A Neo-Nazi did, & it's part of a trend of far-right militancy in Europe.
A Political Murder and Far-Right Terrorism: Germany’s New Hateful Reality
1) Excellent piece by on Germany’s rising threat of far-right terror. Germany’s circumstances are indeed unique, but in many ways comparable to US & others: while jihadi terrorism dominated priorities, the far-right grew & continues to unchecked
A Political Murder and Far-Right Terrorism: Germany’s New Hateful Reality
A Political Murder and Far-Right Terrorism: Germany’s New Hateful Reality - The New York Times
A Political Murder and Far-Right Terrorism: Germany’s New Hateful Reality
A Political Murder and Far-Right Terrorism: Germany’s New Hateful Reality