Anti-immigrant PEGIDA celebrates 3rd anniversary confronted by counter-protest in Dresden (VIDEOS)

Around 2,800 far-right PEGIDA activists gathered in the German city of Dresden to mark the group’s third anniversary. They were met by counter-demonstration of liberal activists who gathered under the motto “Dresden without racism.” Bad weather prevented thousands of people attending PEGIDA’s ( Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the West) celebration. Instead of the […]

Dutch Pegida group lock door to Muslim primary school (PHOTOS)

Published time: 21 Aug, 2017 16:35 Edited time: 21 Aug, 2017 16:35 Students at an Islamic primary school in the Dutch city of Leiden were due to return from their summer holidays on Monday, but were unable to enter the building as it had been locked by anti-Islam group Pegida. The far-right group had placed […]

Pegida activists stage protest over €60K ‘trash art’ monument in Dresden (VIDEO)

Published time: 26 Apr, 2017 15:48 A sculpture worth €60,000 ($ 65,000), meant to symbolize diversity and complexity in the modern world, has caused a furor among activists from the Pegida movement in Dresden, eastern Germany. The ‘Monument for a Permanent New Beginning’ from a pair of Hamburg artists, Heike Mutter and Ulrich Genth, was […]

PEGIDA marks anniversary with Nuremberg march against Islamization, EU & Erdogan (VIDEO)

Dozens of supporters of far-right PEGIDA movement waving German flags poured into the streets of the German city of Nuremberg on Sunday to protest immigration policy and the Turkish president’s recent Nazi taunts, as they celebrated the local branch’s anniversary.  [embedded content] The event saw participants, carrying national and party symbols, gathering around 1pm in […]