Letter From Berlin Germany Seems Powerless to Outlaw Far-Right NPD

An attack on eight Indians in the eastern town of Mügeln has triggered renewed calls for a ban on the far-right National Democratic Party of Germany. But the NPD, which received €1.4 million in public funds last year, is protected by legal obstacles to outlawing political parties.
Right-wing extremists attend an NPD rally in May. Would a ban on the party help to stamp out racism in Germany?

Right-wing extremists attend an NPD rally in May. Would a ban on the party help to stamp out racism in Germany?

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