NPD and other non-democratic parties have been cut off from government funding in Germany

Bundestag Votes to Defund NPD and Other Non-Democratic Parties

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

In recent years, Germany has seen the rise and fall of political parties that fight against the democratic nature of the government, and for years these very parties have received funds from the government to stay afloat. However on Thursday, the German Bundestag put the funding up to a vote, and …

Sources: DW

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