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Anti-Semitism in Germany: ‘I Don’t See Any Reason for Jews Here To Emigrate’ (and: does Islam belong to Germany?)

Gregor Zielke In an interview, the heads of Germany’s Protestant and Jewish communities discuss Martin Luther’s anti-Semitism, growing fears after the Paris attacks and whether Islam truly belongs to the…

German Asylum: Attacks on Refugee Hostels a Growing Problem

DPA The recent arson attack against a refugee hostel in Tröglitz has made headlines around the world. But it is far from the exception in Germany. Even as most asylum-seekers…

Germany: attacks on refugees on the rise

Der Spiegel April 07, 2015 – 06:06 PM Events this past weekend in Germany have left many worried that a dismaying wave of xenophobia may be returning to the country.…

Dr. Juergen Todenhoefer’s 7 points plan for the Middle East

The German retired politician and peace activist Dr. Juergen Todenhoefer has launched the following 7 points plan for the Middle East (as per his facebook page): 1.  Long term Peace…

Book Review: Being German, Becoming Muslim: Race, Religion, and Conversion in the New Europe, by Esra Özyürek

19 MARCH 2015 | BY URSULA KING Ursula King on a profile of the many faces of Islam in one country Muslims feature daily in news headlines in the West.…

In Germany, High Court Overturns Headscarf Ban For Teachers

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s highest court on Friday struck down a state law banning teachers from wearing headscarves as unconstitutional, saying it violates the right to religious freedom. The Federal…

Op-ed calls on Israel to nuke Germany, Iran

ght-wing media outlet Israel National News published an opinion piece Tuesday calling on Israel to launch nuclear bombs at Iran and Germany, only days after the outlet came under fire for publishing…

Muslim teachers may wear headscarves in class, German court rules

theguardian — Reversal of constitutional court’s 2003 ruling hailed as ‘good day for religious freedom    Pegida demonstration in Dresden. Berlin daily Taz warned the anti-Islam protest group would seize…

Very Sad News: Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamia Germany student dies

Source: Local News Paper Süd Hessen Mr Yahya Bajwa, 26 years old Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamia Germany Student died due to a road accident on 11.03.2015. He was crossing the road…

The Muslims who saved Jews from the Holocaust

By Tom Bousfield and Catrin NyeBBC Asian Network 17 April 2013 From the sectionLondon The Bosnian Hardaga family helped shelter a family of Jews A new exhibition aims to celebrate…

‘Risk Has Gotten Greater': German Jews Advised Against Wearing Kippah

By Peter Maxwill in Berlin DPA Many Jews in Germany are nervous about wearing the kippah in public or showing any visible signs of their Jewishness. How anti-Semitic is Germany?…

Ahmadiyya Muslim Germany: What a Tremendous Break Through!

By Zubair Khan He has God given instinct and  potential for the politics. Few years back, under this instinct, he wanted to lead Pakistan Political Party Muslim League Germany Overseas…

The War Next Door: Can Merkel’s Diplomacy Save Europe?

The problem has four syllables: Debaltseve. German Chancellor Angela Merkel can now pronounce it without difficulties, as can French President François Hollande. Debaltseve proved to be one of the thorniest…

Germany Emerges

Source:Stratfor. German Chancellor Angela Merkel, accompanied by French President Francois Hollande, met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Feb. 6. Then she met with U.S. President Barack Obama on Feb.…

Rare Islamic State visit reveals ‘brutal and strong’ force

By Caroline Hawley and James Longman World Affairs Unit, BBC News, 23rd December 2014 A German author given rare access to territory run by Islamic State has told the BBC…

Rare Islamic State visit reveals ‘brutal and strong’ force

by Caroline Hawley and James LongmanWorld Affairs Unit, BBC News   (23rd December 2014) A German author given rare access to territory run by Islamic State has told the BBC…

Pegida movement on verge of implosion as five of its leading members resign in disgust due to fears of being taken over by Germany’s far right

Source: independent.co.uk Germany’s anti-Islamic Pegida movement is in tatters after five of its leading members resigned in disgust, fearing it would be hijacked by the extreme right. They announced plans…

Fear of Islam not a major motivation for German ‘Islamisation’ protesters, study finds

Telegraph: Fear of Islam and concern over the “Islamisation” of Europe is not a major motivation for those taking part in a series of protests that have gripped Germany in…

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