Small German Town Tricks Neo-Nazis Into Marching Against Themselves

On November 15th 2014 neo-Nazis walked through the streets of Wunsiedel, Upper Franconia, as they do every year. But the small town defended itself. Not with violence, but with an idea: the neo-Nazis march against themselves and for their own exit from the far-right. In spite of numerous protests by citizens and complaints to the Federal Constitutional Court, neo-Nazis from across Europe flock to the Upper Franconian town as a “place of pilgrimage” due to the fact that the grave of Hitler’s deputy Rudolf Hess was located here from 1988 to 2011. The memorial march has become one of the fixed institutions of the extreme right-wing scene. This year, Wunsiedel decided to take a different approach and turn the funeral march of the neo-Nazis into the most involuntary walkathon in Germany... read more
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Small German Town Tricks Neo-Nazis Into Marching Against Themselves