John Riceburg: Wait – is Gauland of the AfD himself a refugee?

Alexander Gauland of the Alternative für Deutschland hates refugees. And guess who once sought refuge in a foreign country? more

Jun 10, 2016 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog

John Riceburg: Live and let pie

Sahra Wagenknecht of Die Linke and AfD's Beatrix von Storch have now both been hit in the face with a dessert. John explains why that's unfortunately not the only thing they have in common. more

Jun 3, 2016 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog

Konrad Werner: Tactical promotion for the AfD

If you can't beat the AfD... give them a job? I suppose that's where we are now. I guess with an election coming up there is little time to disguise your campaign ploys. more

Apr 26, 2016 11:30 AM The Berlin Blog 1 Comments

As a shocking new campaign strategy, Exberliner has learned that the Berlin branch of Germany's far-right party is turning to some very unlikely bedfellows – and realising they have a surprising amount in common. more

Apr 1, 2016 12:00 PM Zeitgeist 1 Comments

Konrad Werner: Cheer up, it's bad but it's not that bad

Unless you think nationalist populism is an "alternative" for Germany (rather than what German people think all the time anyway), you might need some cheering up today. Here's Konrad to give it a try. more

Mar 14, 2016 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog

John Riceburg: Tortal war

The AfD's Beatrix von Storch has been pied in the face by a clown. And John is very, very happy. more

Mar 2, 2016 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog

John Riceburg: Slippery fingers, dead children?

Beatrix von Storch of the AfD agreed on Facebook that refugees, including women and children, who try to cross the German border should be shot. Or did she? No, apparently her finger just slipped on her mouse. That sounds plausible. more

Feb 10, 2016 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog

Seymour Gris: The AfD – (East) German resentment in plain view

Last year we laughed off Alternative für Deutschland as circus of bumbling old men and crazy malcontents. At three different regional elections over the last three weeks, the AfD has made a big leap, scoring more than 10 percent of the vote. more

Sep 18, 2014 1:30 PM The Berlin Blog

Konrad Werner: What's the point of the AfD?

Germany's newest political party are aiming for an elusive niche – the reasonable nutter. more

Mar 21, 2014 9:45 AM The Berlin Blog 1 Comments

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