Category: Trends

Right-wing extremist brotherhood: united against the others

In the north, the right-wing scene is moving closer together. Criticism of asylum and refugee policy makes earlier trench warfare forgotten.

Now marching together against refugees: "concerned citizens" and right-wing extremists Photo: Bernd von Jutrczenka/ dpa

Right-wing extremists are profiting from the controversial debate about asylum and refugee policy: at marches and actions, it can also be observed in the north that the scene, from NPD to Freie Kameradschaften and right-wing hooligans to Pegida supporters, is acting together. "The right-wing scene is currently moving closer together," says Samuel Salzborn, a professor at the University of Gottingen.

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