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Germany Passes Deportation Legislation

Germany Passes Deportation Legislation

June 13, 2019

Germany’s parliament adopted the first part of a new legislation packet to restrict the rights of asylum-seekers and refugees in Germany, denying them the right to work, sending them to prison once room in the deportation centers runs out, and even allowing apartment raids in search of “illegal” immigrants

German Parliament Criminalizes Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement

German Parliament Criminalizes Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement

May 17, 2019

Germany becomes the first country in the world to criminalize the BDS movement. Shir Hever, TRNN Correspondent in Germany and expert on Palestine-Israel, responds

German Far-Right Uses 'Judeo-Christian' Values to Polish its Racism

German Far-Right Uses ‘Judeo-Christian’ Values to Polish its Racism

October 2, 2018

Shir Hever discusses the new Jewish section in the “Alternative to Germany” far-right party in Germany, and the way that pro-Israeli politics are used to mask Islamophobia, racism against Jews and the xenophobia

German politicians allied against Steve Bannon

July 23, 2018

DW. Steve Bannon plans to build a right-wing populist think tank in Europe. German lawmakers called the plans by the former adviser to the US president to influence the 2019 European elections “a frontal attack on the EU.” Plans by US far-right figure Steve Bannon to influence the European Parliament’s 2019 election have been met with…

Merkel’s Grand Coalition Could Strengthen Germany’s Far Right

February 13, 2018

Germany’s Social Democratic Party and the Christian Democratic Union reached an agreement to renew their coalition-but the agreement comes at a steep cost for both parties, as the far-right AfD party continues to grow in popularity

Israeli Lobby’s Bill in German Parliament: ‘Critique of Israel is Antisemitism’

January 27, 2018

Refugees face deportation unless they recognize Israel’s “right to exist.” Annette Grothe of Die Linke explains the new measures the German legislature is taking

Elections in Germany

September 23, 2016
The Social Democrats and Greens might attempt to partner with left parties in order to stay in power, says Victor Grossman