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Germany

How the far-right is weaponizing Nazi history in Germany

The AfD is pushing to downplay the crimes the Nazi era, amid fears of a new wave of German nationalism.
Tim Hume
2.22.19
Germany

The real reason Merkel’s coalition is in crisis is the rise of the far-right AfD

“That’s why the CSU is panicking — trying to do whatever it takes to hold the AfD down and secure its vote.”
Tim Hume
7.5.18
Germany

Merkel gets four more years in Germany — and a government, too

French President Emmanuel Macron hailed the result as “good news for Europe.”
Tim Hume
3.5.18
VICE News Guide to the World

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of September 25

VICE News
9.29.17
Germany

The far right isn’t the real story of the German elections

Merkel is by far the longest-serving political leader of a major democratic state, having already survived two U.S. presidents, three French presidents, three British prime ministers, four Greek premiers, and five Italian ones.
Cas Mudde
9.22.17
Germany

This Israeli artist is masterfully trolling the German far-right

Clare Richardson
9.19.17
LGBTQ

Gays Really Love Germany's Racist, Homophobic Far Right Party

How, exactly, did the European far right capture gay voters and candidates? It was easier than you think.
Thomas Rogers
5.11.17
Europe

Europe's far right is already using the Berlin attack to exploit fears

Andrea Mammone
12.22.16
Europe

Populism Barely Got Started in 2016—Just Wait Until Next Year

Across Europe, right-wing populists look set to score big electoral victories, meaning an already limping European liberalism may be over by 2017.
Matthew Goodwin
12.13.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Police are searching for a suspect they believe is responsible for bombs found in New Jersey and New York, the FBI probes Minnesota stabbings as a potential terrorist attack, Clinton loses support among millennials, and more.
VICE Staff
9.19.16