National Sections of the L5I:

Germany

Germany: Prohibitions against Erdogan?

The Turkish president Erdogan's verbal attacks on EU politicians are getting more and more bizarre, says the CDU vice-president Klöckner. Read more...

A new contender : The rise of the Alternative für Deutschland

Until quite recently, Germany seemed a bit different from the rest of Europe. Read more...

The Rise of the AfD and the political crisis in Germany

Until quite recently, German imperialism seemed a bit different from the rest of Europe. Read more...

Cologne attacks spark racist backlash

ON New Year's Eve, in Cologne, hundreds of women were intimidated and threatened. At least two rapes were reported. Read more...

The G-7 summit: No anti-capitalism without anti-imperialism!

When Angela Merkel chose the venue for this year's G-7 summit, she had in mind the symbolism of the place. Read more...

Blockupy: A mobilisation success and media propaganda

On 18 March, at least 20,000 people took part in blockades and demonstrations to mark the ceremonial opening of the new European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt. Read more...

Down with new restrictions on the right to strike!

Strikes by the train drivers' union, GDL and the airline pilots' union, Cockpit, have spurred the Grand Coalition government's SPD Secretary of Labour, Andrea Nahles, to new reactionary levels. Read more...

Die Linke - squandered opportunity to break from reformism

The Left Party (Die Linke) in Germany was founded in 2005 as a fusion of the Party of Democratic Socialism (PDS), the successor party to the former ruling Stalinist party of the German Democratic Repu Read more...