Statement in Washington Times about the Right-wing populists after Trump´s winning

In Europe, right-wing parties find voice after Trump’s stunning performance Anti-immigrant sentiments sweeping throughout Europe French far-right leader Marine le Pen, a candidate in France’s spring presidential elections, called President-elect Donald Trump’s victory “a sign of hope” for those disillusioned by globalization.   View Comments Print By Patrick Costello — Special to The Washington Times […]

I call it “Black July”: After the terrorist attacks in Germany. My Statements about the consequences (Christian Science Monitor, 28th July 2016)

After – or despite – a violent week, Germany still turns to Merkel   Populists have tried to gain political footing over a threat they say was magnified by the chancellor’s ‘open door’ refugee policy. But many say that Merkel might actually gain politically after the attacks. By Rachel Stern, Correspondent JULY 28, 2016 Hannibal […]

After Nice: “Lone-wolf-terrorists as useful idiots for IS”, Interview with Radio Switzerland (18th July 2016)

After Nice: “Lone-wolf-terrorists as useful idiots for IS”, Interview with Radio Switzerland (18th July 2016), to listen here (in German):  http://www.srf.ch/news/international/einsame-woelfe-sind-nuetzliche-idioten-fuer-den-is Most important citations:  Klar scheint, dass es sich um einen «Einsamen Wolf» handelte. Mit dem Phänomen der radikalisierten Einzeltäter, die zu allem entschlossen aber kaum mit Komplizen vernetzt sind, hat sich Florian Hartleb beschäftigt. […]

My statements in Washington Times about “banning a political party in Germany” (24th April 2016)

German court asked to ban political party agitated by refugees The National Democratic Party organized a demonstration against Germany’s asylum law.   By Patrick Costello — Special to The Washington Times – – Sunday, April 24, 2016   BERLIN — Amid a refugee crisis and a surge of violence targeting foreigners, Germany’s highest court is […]