A German pastor has made it her mission to battle growing right-wing extremism in her community. Years ago, Beatrix Spreng was able to rid her small parish in Brandenburg of neo-Nazis. Now she’s embarking on a fresh set of challenges.
The rise of nationalism and religious fundamentalism is a threat to human rights worldwide, activists warn. In an effort to curb hateful politics, the "Secular Week of Human Rights" launched this week in Berlin.
Xenophobia is on the rise in Germany, in particular in its eastern states, according to a new study. What's more, an increased affinity for authoritarianism in the country could pose a threat to democracy.
Leftist punkers Feine Sahne Fischfilet will be performing at a new location in Dessau after being blocked from performing at the Bauhaus due to concerns about far-right protesters. Here's a closer look at the group.
Why is the eastern German state of Saxony so often associated with right-wing extremism? Henrik Böhme believes that while the rampant racism is inexcusable, the Saxons are widely misunderstood.
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