What neo-Nazis have inherited from original Nazism | DW Documentary (neo-Nazi documentary)

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What resemblance do today’s ethnonationalistic ideologies bear to those which surged during the rise of the Nazis in the Weimar-era? Quite a lot, this documentary shows. Germany’s far-right neo-nazi scene is now bigger than at any time since National Socialism.

History may not repeat itself, but one can still learn from it. The years of the Weimar Republic were scarred by post-war trauma, political extremism, street fighting, hyper-inflation and widespread poverty. But they also saw economic boom, the establishment of a liberal democratic order and a parliamentary party system. Nobody could really imagine that the Nazis would brush aside the achievements of this young democracy just a few years later. But there were signs, warnings even that all was not well.

So how does that resonate today? How do today’s right-wing populist movements and parties achieve their political aims? Which slogans, images and stereotypes played a role then, and which ones are playing a role now?

The film also looks beyond Germany’s borders. How has Europe changed in the last few years and how have far-right movements been able to gain such influence? In the interwar period, democracies across the continent collapsed one after the other like a house of cards. What about today? Riding on the coat-tails of the political party the Alternative for Germany (AfD) the far-right has become a factor in both national and state parliaments, united by nationalist and often racist ideologies directly linked to those of the 1930s. At that time, global economic crisis and mass unemployment drove people straight into the fascists’ arms. So what will happen if crisis strikes now? Are our democracies and their achievements today any more stable than they were in the years before the Second World War?


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Africa for Africans must be a extreme rightwing

Author — Iowa State


Its good to see Germans standing up for Germany its not racist to want a safe country

Author — Bobby Five


“The great replacement is a conspiracy theory”

>proceed to show German high school class with 3 Germans in it

Author — Caracalla


Lefties pushed degeneracy too far, this is just a natural reaction.

Author — Krento


Your propaganda doesnt work anymore, Europeans are AWAKE

Author — Hei Shehui


I looked up “UN replacement migration.”on google.

Author — Brandon Maynard


I happened to look up "UN Replacement Migration", crazy stuff man..



When the ruling class ignore the best interests of society for self enrichment, the will of the people must rise and force change.

Author — weirdshibainu


Let's put it the other way around!!
If I get a piece of paper that says I'm Nigerian, does that make me Nigerian?
Of course not, I know very little about their culture, have no roots in the region, will not identify with the religion or beliefs, and they will not accept if I try to change them to mine....so why would we?

Author — Mork 666


Not telling why chemnitz happend only that its the right wings fault, almost like they dont think ppl remember what happend there before ppl protested

Author — tsfcancerman


Feel like this documentary would do itself justice if it added the very real immigration problems across Europe and the politicians ignoring it that's been going on for 30-40 years

Author — Not Sure


Haha first quote "We demand the destruction of the system of exploitation" umm how is that bad

Author — Brandon Waters


It's funny how they present the great replacement as some sort of a fallacy or a ridiculous non-threat, but in the very next scene they showcase a group of students out of which only a small minority are actual natives. It's also interesting how they pretend that nationalism is laughable, because nobody can define who belongs to at nation, but all through this show they call so many people "racists". I wonder how it is possible to be racist, if it is not possible to distinguish between peoples.

Author — Antti


Overthrow democracy?
You mean like the oligarchy of globalist elites and their « elected » puppets?

Author — RoachTV 6


It's primarily because of such a wide gap between left and right. And with left ruling in Universities, media, entertainment right don't find an outlet.
And due to this, normal Germans, who just want to stop immigrants who don't want to Integrate, find themselves with right wing

Merkel has no idea what she has done by opening borders for refugees who have very different values than Germans

Author — Raman Deep Vashisht


Lol weimar had no hope freedom or peace. It was an unstable degenerate mess of a state.

Author — TVR TVR


"Is it racism?"

"Well no, but actually yes."

Author — Karashou Tengu


But traditional Europeans are not breeding, that is the big problem.

Author — john brown


He says "The idea of a great replacement is widespread". It is widespread for a good reason sir. Germany and Europe cannot allow an unlimited number of people to enter without inflicting hardship on the local population. I have no feeling of superiority over anyone and I have no ill-will towards any ethnicity but if our political system looked after our continent then it would not be left to these people to say what we can all see.

Author — MisterPeterColeman


I like that the opposition of these neo-Nazis are either jews or non-Germans.

Author — DutchMongol