10.11.2018 | German manufacturers stand up to far-right’s rise

„When I hear that companies organise political seminars, it does feel like déjà vu,” she says, pointing to the fact that under the former German Democratic Republic’s communist regime political agitation in schools and at work was commonplace. Ms Petry remains convinced that many of the concerns that have led to support for anti-immigrant parties are real.

“If the idea of those workshops is that you just have to explain the facts to people properly — how few actual problems migration is supposedly creating — I think this is trying to lead voters up the garden path,” Frauke Petry argues.“

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