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March 5 2017: Extremism on the march – Nazi shadow hangs over Germany’s resurgent far right

Sunday Herald, March 5 2017 AMONG all of Germany's political parties the far-right Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) was the only one to cheer on Donald Trump's surprise presidential victory. The party, founded just four years ago on the back of the Euro debt crisis, may appear to stand alone but it has managed to gain… Continue reading March 5 2017: Extremism on the march – Nazi shadow hangs over Germany’s resurgent far right

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March 1 2015: Germany’s far-right Pegida movement sets up in Scotland and plans anti-Islam march in Edinburgh

The Sunday Herald, March 1 2015 Rachel Loxton and Imran Azam The first demonstration by the Scottish branch of Pegida, the far-right anti-Islam movement from Germany, is planned for Edinburgh this month. Organisers of Pegida Scotland say they are in talks with police about holding an evening rally in the capital's city centre on March… Continue reading March 1 2015: Germany’s far-right Pegida movement sets up in Scotland and plans anti-Islam march in Edinburgh