Germany's far-right AfD to dissolve radical Wing faction

World / Politics Mar 21, 2020

Germany's far-right AfD to dissolve radical Wing faction

Germany's far-right AfD party has decided to wind down its radical Fluegel (Wing) faction, a spokesman said on Friday, after intelligence services placed the group under surveillance. Fluegel, which has about 7,000 members, was co-founded by notorious AfD lawmaker Bjoern Hoecke, who has sparked outrage ...

Threat of violent U.S. white nationalism surging, report says

World Mar 19, 2020

Threat of violent U.S. white nationalism surging, report says

A recent surge in white nationalism in the U.S. has led to a growing threat of violence by factions that embrace bloodshed and advocate for a race war, according to a report released Wednesday by an organization that tracks far-right extremists. The Southern Poverty Law ...