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In the past year, Arab and Turkish shop owners, activists and refugee helpers in Berlin’s most diverse neighbourhood have been the targets of increasing intimidation, threats and violence from neo-Nazis. Now, the victims are fighting back. more

Aug 10, 2017 3:00 PM Zeitgeist

Berlin's secret service warns: You might be murdered by left-wing extremists! Wait, really? more

Jul 26, 2017 12:00 PM Opinion

They smell a bit, but lefties are not like Nazis, and burning a car is not the same as burning down a refugee shelter, whatever Frank Henkel says. more

Jul 19, 2016 10:00 AM Opinion

Gris' heart is swelling with pride. Although it's disheartening that a neo-Nazi march disrupted the governement quarter, the 12,000-strong counter-protest shows there's still hope for Germany. more

May 9, 2016 4:00 PM Opinion

While a chunk of Berlin's left-wing scene is in Frankfurt setting police cars on fire, a tragedy looms much closer to home: Kreuzberg wants to evict the refugees from the Ohlauer Straße school again. more

Mar 18, 2015 12:00 PM Opinion

A new study says that 60 percent of Germans don't think the country is a real democracy and 20 percent think that we need a revolution. Is Germany going extremist? John Riceburg looks at the numbers – and helps you test yourself. more

Mar 4, 2015 12:00 PM Opinion 1 Comments

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