30Aug10 BBC: "Germany central banker condemned for 'racist' book. The German government has condemned an official with the country's central bank on the publication of his book on immigration issues. Bundesbank board member Thilo Sarrazin's book, Germany Abolishes Itself, states that Muslim immigrants refuse to integrate."
09Sep10 BBC. Note use of "race" handle, as if that were the only element of Sarrazin's discourse. "Race-row German banker quits post. A German banker at the centre of a row over comments he made about immigration and race has agreed to stand down, the country's Central Bank has announced. Thilo Sarrazin, a board member of the Bundesbank, will leave his post at the end of this month."
11Mar05 BBC: Germany beefs up anti-Nazi laws, and has tightened restrictions on neo-Nazi marches to keep them away from sensitive memorials. The changes make it easier for local authorities to ban such gatherings. Germany's highest court upheld a ruling that a rock band was a criminal organisation whose songs spread racial hatred and rejected an appeal by the band's former lead singer, Michael Regener, against his 3yr prison sentence.
Rise of far right alarms Germans 13Sep07 By Tristana Moore BBC News Berlin. "There is little consensus on how to tackle far-right activity. News that the far-right National Democratic Party (NPD) is nudging ahead of the mainstream Social Democratic Party (SPD) in the east German state of Saxony has shocked many Germans. According to a recent opinion poll by the Forsa Institute, support for the neo-Nazi NPD is at 9%...There have been attempts to ban the NPD, which is led by Udo Voigt."
MUSLIM HATE IN AUSTRALIA | SOCIAL EXPERIMENT This Social Experiment is proof that hate against Muslims is not welcome in Australia. Almost every person interfered to stop the hate filled attacks. Truly inspirational.