Alternative for Germany (AfD)


LIVEWIRE: Germany Federal Elections 2017 Results

All polls leading into today’s German national election favour a decisive win for present Chancellor Angela Merkel, huge gains for the anti-mass migration Alternative for Germany (AfD) and potentially one of the worst election results in history for the Social Democrats and Martin Schulz.

An Antifa demonstrator participates in the Denver March Against Sharia Law in Denver, Colorado on June 10, 2017. The march was supported by two right-wing groups, The Proud Boys, and Bikers Against Radical Islam. Police kept the counter protestors separated during the rally which was held in front of the …

Germany Shuts Down Major Alt-Left Extremist Website

One of Germany’s largest platforms for far-left extremists, a website suspected of planning the G20 violence at Hamburg this year and that has published contact information of populist politicians, has been taken down.


Germany’s Populist AfD Party Elects New Right Wing Leaders

BERLIN (AP) – Germany’s nationalist party Alternative for Germany has elected two new top candidates for the September general election, after the party’s best-known politician, Frauke Petry, said last week she wouldn’t be available.


German Union Asks Members to Spy On Populist AfD Party Supporters

The German United Services Trade Union (Ver.di) has asked members of the union to spy on and gather information about other members who may support the anti-mass migration Alternative for Germany (AfD) or have “right wing” views. The information comes from

AfD (Alternative for Germany) chairwoman Frauke Petry reacts after her speech at a meeting of European Nationalists in Koblenz, Germany, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

AfD Leader Petry Forges Ties With Pro-Putin Politicians in Moscow

Frauke Petry, co-leader of the anti-mass migration Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, visited several Russian allies of President Vladimir Putin in Moscow this week to forge ties with the Russian government. According to reports, Ms Petry visited several prominent politicians from the Russian

STUTTGART, GERMANY - MAY 01: Alternative fuer Deutschland (AfD) deputy chairman Alexander Gauland pictured at he party's federal congress on May 01, 2016 in Stuttgart, Germany. The AfD, a relative newcomer to the German political landscape, has emerged from Euro-sceptic conservatism towards a more right-wing leaning appeal based in large …

Populists Pull Ahead of Ruling Socialists in Brandenburg Polls

The anti-mass migration Alternative for Germany (AfD) party has overtaken the ruling Social Democrats (SPD) in new polling in the German region of Brandenburg. The new figures by polling institute Forsa show the AfD support at one-in-five voters. SPD, who presently