Not Just on the Fringes Far-Right Attitudes Increase in Germany

Right-wing extremist attitudes are on the rise in parts of Germany, particularly in the east, according to a study released on Monday. Young people appear to be at the highest risk, the researchers warn. They are calling for greater social engagement and educational programs to combat the problem of xenophobia.
Far-right supporters take part in a rally organized by the neo-Nazi party, the National Democratic Party (NPD), in the eastern German city of Gera in this archive photo from 2011.

Far-right supporters take part in a rally organized by the neo-Nazi party, the National Democratic Party (NPD), in the eastern German city of Gera in this archive photo from 2011.

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