Ben L

is a member of Plan C, an anti-capitalist organisation based in the UK.

Plan C and “…ums Ganze!” are members of Beyond Europe, an exchange platform for European anti-capitalist groups.

Crisis and the Return to the Nation: Dismantling the Right Ecology in Germany

Crisis and the Return to the Nation: Dismantling the Right Ecology in Germany

Eight months after a co-ordi­nat­ed attack against a refugee cen­ter in Hei­de­nau, East­ern Ger­many, we dis­cuss the new­ly emerg­ing right-pop­ulist PEGIDA move­ment and the Alter­na­tive for Ger­many par­ty with anti-fas­cists on the ground. What are the pos­si­bil­i­ties for left regroup­ment? And how can we move beyond “fire­fight­ing” and regain the offen­sive momen­tum the Ger­man left had last spring?