Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik killed 77 people in Oslo and on the island of Utøya. Norwegian author Åsne Seierstad delivers an insightful analysis of the crime. Her book “One of Us” is a disturbing account – and an award winner.
Asne Seierstad has written books on personalities in conflict. She looks at Norwegian mass murder Anders Breivik with the same, unjudging eye as two women who became Islamists. Judgment, she told DW, is for her readers.
John Ausonius has received a second life sentence for the murder of a Jewish woman in Frankfurt. Ausonius' attacks on immigrants in the 90s are thought to have inspired other far-right "lone wolves," like Anders Breivik.
The late David S., who killed nine people during his rampage in Munich a year ago, asked people to refer to him as the "spree killer" long before the shooting. The Iranian-German idolized mass murderer Anders Breivik.
While there's a plethora of topics on the program for the Leipzig Book Fair, there's one thing on everyone's minds: the presence of right-wing publishers at the trade fair. Not a new subject, but a hotly debated one.
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