Halle: Failed mass murder in Germany's dysfunctional liberal democracy

Why do all synagogues in France, Belgium and the Netherlands have police or military protection - while in Germany apparently only some, mainly in big cities do?Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 10/15/2019, 3:15 PM

German far-right party makes gains in local elections

Head of Germany’s Jewish community is urges democratic political parties to distance themselves from AfD.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 9/3/2019, 6:03 AM

Far-right surge rattles guardians of Nazi era remembrance

'Comments culminated in visitors questioning existence of gas chambers and mass murders in them,' Sachsenhausen director says.Deborah Cole, AFP, 8/26/2019, 2:33 PM

Germany could outlaw Hezbollah

German's AfD Party submits non-binding resolution calling to outlaw Hezbollah's political wing as well as its military wing.Elad Benari, 6/5/2019, 6:44 AM

'If the painting is accurate, why should it be a problem?'

Conservative pro-Israel group defends far-right German party’s poster of Muslim slavers.Ben Sales, JTA, 5/25/2019, 10:01 PM

The German Government goes after friends of Israel, not anti-Semites

The new German Secret Service head Thomas Haldenwang announced he will "evaluate" whether to observe the pro-Israel AfD, which has been charged with racism, xenophobia and anti-Semitism. The Secret Service ignores overt anti-Semitism. Beatrix Von Storch, 1/31/2019, 7:50 AM

German Jewish leader gets threats for criticizing far-right AfD

'Almost every minute I get wild insults, threats by email and telephone,' says German Jewish leader who survived the Holocaust.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 1/25/2019, 8:05 AM

German Jewish leader threatened after criticizing far-right

Jewish community leader in Germany says she is targeted with threats and hate mail after saying AfD is a threat to democracy.Ben Ariel, 1/25/2019, 5:13 AM

German far-right offered free admission to Schindler's List

Cinema in western Germany causes uproar after offering free entry to showings of Schindler's List to far-right party.Ben Ariel, 1/4/2019, 5:06 AM

Kosher ban OK with Jewish supporters of German far-right party

Jewish backers of Germany's AfD party condemned by other Jewish groups in Germany after it endorses ban on import, sale of kosher food.JTA, 12/5/2018, 7:42 AM

German far-right lawmaker pictured with Hitler wine

Alternative for Germany trying to expel regional lawmaker who posed in front of wine bottles featuring pictures of Nazi leader.Elad Benari, 10/18/2018, 4:35 AM

German far-right launches 'Jewish group'

Germany's Jewish community blasts Alternative for Germany party after it launches a "Jewish" group within its ranks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2018, 4:06 AM

German far-right under fire for 'Jewish section'

Alternative for Germany announces it will create a Jewish section within the party.Ben Ariel, 9/27/2018, 5:46 AM

German far-right considering expelling three members

Alternative for Germany considering expelling three members who attended a neo-Nazi festival.Ben Ariel, 9/18/2018, 6:38 AM

German nationalist who downplayed Nazi past won't be expelled

Leaders of Alternative for Germany drop bid to expel member who suggested the country stop acknowledging and atoning for its Nazi past.Ben Ariel, 6/12/2018, 5:12 AM

Former Israeli minister supports far-right German leader

Former minister Rafi Eitan causes firestorm after recording message of support for far-right Alternative for Germany(AfD) party.Ben Ariel, 2/4/2018, 3:57 AM

Gaining strength, Germany's AfD party votes on new leadership

Germany's far right picks new leaders amid pro-refugee protests.AFP, 12/2/2017, 8:59 PM

German artists attempt to bring politician 'to his knees'

German artists build Holocaust memorial replica near home of leader who demands Germany stop apologizing for Holocaust.JTA, 11/23/2017, 7:32 AM

Netanyahu tells Merkel he's concerned over rise in anti-Semitism

PM calls German leader after elections, when party associated with shaking off German responsibility for Holocaust elected to parliament.AFP, 9/26/2017, 3:13 PM

The German AfD party has surged and Europe is falling apart

It is not the old fascist hate, although that exists, that led the AfD to surge in the elections. It is something much more urgent. Giulio Meotti, 9/26/2017, 10:43 AM

Jews concerned, radical right celebrating

Despite overtures by AfD leaders, German Jews say the far-right party could turn against them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2017, 5:45 AM

'How can you be friends with the Jews if you're a neo-Nazi?'

Watch: Rabbi of Frankfurt relates to German election results.Yoni Kempinski, 9/26/2017, 3:35 AM

Far-right German party leader: Jews have nothing to fear

Leader of AfD party, which entered German parliament for the first time, says 'nothing in our party program could disturb German Jews.'JTA, 9/25/2017, 5:04 PM

Angela Merkel wins fourth term as far-right AfD surges

Germany shifts to the right as AfD, FDP see major gains, left-wing parties slip.David Rosenberg, 9/24/2017, 9:32 PM

German politician apologizes for comments on Holocaust

AfD politician who slammed Berlin's Holocaust memorial as "monument of shame" apologizes.Ben Ariel, 2/19/2017, 4:53 AM

German populist party to oust member who denigrated Holocaust

Germany's populist party votes to begin proceedings to oust member who called Berlin's Holocaust memorial a "monument of shame."JTA, 2/14/2017, 2:29 AM

German party: Populist who called to end Nazi guilt can stay

German right-wing party decides not to boot politician who said Germany should stop atoning for Nazi past.AFP, 1/23/2017, 2:07 PM

German official blasts right-wing politician's Holocaust remark

Germany's vice chancellor, Sigmar Gabriel, blasts member of AfD party who criticized Germany for atoning for its Nazi past.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2017, 4:04 AM

Right-wing German politician slams Berlin Holocaust memorial

Bjoern Hoecke, a right-wing German politician, called the Berlin Holocaust memorial a 'monument of shame in the heart of the capital'.AFP, 1/18/2017, 7:03 PM

Club supporting German right-wing creates ad with WWII fighter

A club supporting Germany's Alternative for Deutschland party uses World War II resistance heroine to pump up support.JTA, 1/18/2017, 4:58 AM

German politician accused of selling Nazi items

A right-wing German politician is being investigated on suspicion of selling Nazi memorabilia in his antique shop.Yoel Domb, 9/25/2016, 1:57 PM

A 'Nazi renaissance' in Berlin?

Jewish leaders warn that Germany is experiencing a "Nazi renaissance" after right wing party gains more seats in local elections.Yoel Domb, 9/19/2016, 9:38 PM

German Jews: Far-right party's showing a nightmare

Jewish leaders in Germany concerned after AfD party finishes second in voting in Merkel's home state.JTA, 9/6/2016, 5:38 AM

Anti-Semitism row deepens rift in Germany's AfD

Could latest crisis within right-wing populist Alternative for Germany party cause a split?Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2016, 3:02 PM

German party calls to reject Islam

Far-right AfD party demands a ban of minarets and burqas in party conference, as radical left protests outside and wounds police.Ari Yashar, 5/2/2016, 5:20 PM

German party calls for end to kosher slaughtering

Popular German right-populist party's platform calls to end religious slaughtering, minarets, Muslim calls to prayer and more.JTA, 4/26/2016, 10:22 AM

German right-wing party enters 3 state parliaments

Anti-immigration Alternative for Germany is now eligible to field candidates for the national parliament in 2017.Gil Ronen, 3/14/2016, 1:13 AM

Merkel faces election drubbing over migrant policy

As Germans fume over liberal open-door policy that has brought wave of sexual assaults, polls show Merkel's party paying the price.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2016, 9:47 AM