Is Anti Hate Speech Legislation in Germany good?

The practice in post WW2 Germany, to restrict free speech far more and to reject an almost complete freedom, as by the US 1st Amendment, are sometimes quoted as examples how the US should respond to an alleged fascist tendency, gaining ground with the Trump election. Would they really be just a small infringement on hate speech, or would they result in arbitrary censorship. So, let’s have a look at the situation in Germany today: Continue reading “Is Anti Hate Speech Legislation in Germany good?”

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Why Black Bloc and Antifa aren’t Freedom Fighters

Terms like “antifascist”, “against far right” or being against any kind of evil “Isms” suggest that these gangs fight for civil rights, for a good cause, albeit sometimes using illegal methods.

Such a perception is completely and gravely wrong!

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