Germany

Germany

German Government Shuts Down Indymedia

September 15, 2017 | Despite the claims of freedom of speech, Germany's Federal Ministry of the Interior prohibited the left-wing news platform Indymedia Linksunten.

Wladek Flakin

GERMANY

Police Raid in Munich: Special Forces Burst into Apartment Because of a Ypg-Flag on Private Facebook Page

August 17, 2017 | This morning at 6 AM, ten heavily armed special forces of German police executed a search warrant in Munich in an investigation over a picture of a flag of the Kurdish militia YPG posted on a (...)

Baran Serhad

G20 SUMMIT

VIDEO: Live From Hamburg

July 08, 2017 | Repression and brave resistance on last day of protest against the G20 Summit.

Wladek Flakin

GERMANY

VIDEO: Live From the G20 Summit

July 07, 2017 | The anti-G-20 march entitled “Welcome to Hell” was organized by various anti-capitalist groups, leftists and social movements across Europe. They began on Thursday and have continued today, the (...)

Wladek Flakin

GERMANY

Hamburg in a State of Emergency

July 07, 2017 | 20 of the world's biggest criminals have descended on Hamburg, Germany for the G-20 summit. But tens of thousands of protesters are throwing sand in the gears. Terrifying police violence has only (...)

Wladek Flakin

Europe Is Not Just Moving Away From Trump, but From the United States

July 05, 2017 | A new era of relations between the United States and Germany. The deconstruction of the transatlantic architecture and an escalation in world disorder.

Juan Chingo

EUROPE

Strike at Berlin’s Largest Hospital

May 16, 2017 | This Wednesday at 8am, workers at the Charité – Berlin's biggest hospital with over 13,000 employees – are going on strike. They are fighting against poverty wages and outsourcing. International (...)

Wladek Flakin

The Origins of Antifa

May 04, 2017 | A short historical analysis of Antifascist Action.

Wladek Flakin

GERMANY

University Occupation in Berlin: Beginning of a New Students’ Movement?

February 09, 2017 | The Social Science Institute in the center of Berlin has been occupied for three weeks. Is this the beginning of a new students' movement in Germany?

Wladek Flakin

GERMANY

Reactionaries OUT of the University of Munich!

June 02, 2016 | The right is gaining ground in the universities in Germany, with the emergence of the "Alternative for Germany" (AfD) party.

Klasse Gegen Klasse

GERMANY

Behind the Scenes of the Revolt

February 17, 2016 | In 1968 there was an upsurge in class struggle in many parts of the world – including in Germany. The Trotskyist movement in West Germany actively participated in the revolt, but did not benefit (...)

Wladek Flakin

GERMANY

Student elections at the Free University of Berlin: Raise your voice against war!

January 06, 2016 | The following piece is on the platform of the Revolutionary Communist Youth (RKG) at the Free University of Berlin. In a political moment in which young people and college students around the (...)

Revolutionary Communist Youth (RKG)

GERMANY

German Coalition Party Conferences Confirm their Anti-Humanitarian Course

December 21, 2015 | Last week, the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) and the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) held their party conferences. The chairpersons of both parties, Sigmar Gabriel (SPD) and Angela (...)

Stefan Schneider

From Our Sister Website

One month of ‘KLASSE GEGEN KLASSE’

December 18, 2015 | Since November 16, klassegegenkasse.org has given voice to the struggling workers, refugees, women and LGBT people in Germany. We publish current news from a working-class perspective, but this (...)

Wladek Flakin

GERMANY

Amazon Strikes in Germany Continue

December 15, 2015 | In the midst of the holiday shopping season, strikes at Amazon in Germany continue unabated. Hundreds of workers have held walkouts at almost all Amazon company locations. But Amazon continues to (...)

Bastian Schmidt

GERMANY

German Capitalists Celebrate Record-Low Unemployment Rates

November 09, 2015 | The unemployment rate is at its lowest since 1991, but this “record” is based on precarious working conditions, attacks on labor rights and repression against workers. That is the essence of the (...)

Lilly Freytag

GERMANY

’The German Police is Arresting Jews for Antisemitism!’

October 31, 2015 | On October 21, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited Angela Merkel in Berlin. There was a protest, activists were arrested. Almost routine, except a number of people arrested were (...)

Wladek Flakin

EUROPE

Germany: Faster Deportations through ’Transit Zones’

October 30, 2015 | Faster, more inhumane. This sums up the newest hardening of the asylum laws in Germany. But even that is not enough for the reactionary forces within the German regime. Deportations of refugees (...)

Bastian Schmidt

GERMANY

A ’Trotsky Day’ took place last Saturday in Berlin

October 22, 2015 | There were numerous workshops and a panel discussion; 100 people discuss the ideas of Leon Trotsky.

Wladek Flakin

GERMANY

A Quarter of a Million in Berlin Against TIPP and CETA

October 12, 2015 | The German capital hasn't seen a demonstration this big in more than ten years. On Saturday, up to 250,000 people marched against TTIP (the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership) and (...)

Wladek Flakin
Sören Luxbach

GERMANY

Nothing to celebrate, but much to fight for

October 06, 2015 | This past week marked twenty-five years since the territory of the former German Democratic Republic (GDR), also known as East Germany, was incorporated into the West German Federal (...)

Stefan Schneider

GERMANY

Trotsky Day in Berlin: workshops and a panel discussion on the 75th anniversary of the death of Leon Trotsky

September 17, 2015 | "Trotsky Day", a public event on October 17 in Berlin, will bring together fighters from the workers' and youth movements, activists from different political tendencies and historians and (...)

Wladek Flakin

IMMIGRATION CRISIS

International Solidarity against Xenophobia in Europe

September 08, 2015 | We present a joint statement by the Courant Communiste Révolutionnaire (CCR, France), Clase contra Clase (Spanish State) and Revolutionäre Internationalistische Organisation (RIO, (...)

EUROPE

Thousands Welcome Refugees in Germany

September 02, 2015 | Almost ten thousand people took to the streets in protest on Saturday in Dresden, Germany to express their solidarity with refugees coming to Europe, against the growing wave of xenophobia in (...)

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