Statement by Greek Helsinki Monitor spokesperson Panayote Dimitras on the occasion of today’s trial of writer Soti Triantafyllou

“Greece has been criticized by the UN and the CoE for its failure to prosecute hate speech which is widespread. After that, the anti-racism prosecutor…

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The Face of Hate in Bulgaria: MEP Angel Dzambazki

Source: http://www.errc.org/blog/the-face-of-hate-in-bulgaria-mep-angel-dzambazki/180 “Tell me something about integration. About tolerance. About ‘liberalism’. About ‘humanism’ … And I will tell you how to use a rope.” This recent…

20/07/2017 - Bernard Rorke
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Thousands of German Neo-Nazis wearing ‘I love Hitler’ T-shirts gather for festival of far-right

A Germany’s largest neo-Nazi concert saw 5,000 far-right rockers descend on the tiny town of Themar on Saturday night (15 July). Police say the event…

18/07/2017 - Graeme Atkinson
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Thuringia leader slams neo-Nazi concert free speech protection

The leader of Thuringia in eastern Germany says people’s right to assembly should be redefined to combat right-wing extremist music events. This comes after some…

18/07/2017 - Graeme Atkinson
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