It was a horrible evening for Karl Marx. Resting on his pedestal in the eastern German city of Chemnitz, he had to witness one of the biggest crowds shouting fascist chants in post-war Germany. The square where the sculpted giant head of the philosopher rests in what was Karl-Marx-Stadt from 1953 until 1990 had suddenly […]
Matthias Ecke is a political scientist and economist based in Saxony’s capital city of Dresden. He is an executive member of the local social democratic constituency party and has been nominated as its candidate for the upcoming European elections.