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German Interior Minister revives the debate on a ‘guiding culture’ to...

  Periodically, the German discourse on immigration is marked by the resurgence of a distinctly German notion – the idea of a ‘guiding culture’ (Leitkultur),...

Defining the meaning of conservatism: German Muslims seek to organise in...

Recently, German authorities commissioned an estimate of the country’s Muslim population. Unsurprisingly, the number of both Muslim residents and citizens has been growing over...

Fear and apprehension among German Muslims after the Berlin attack

Disavowing the attacker Following the truck attack on a busy Christmas market at Breitscheidplatz in the heart of former West Berlin on December 19, German...

CDU party congress shifts to the right on immigration, burqa, and...

Pacifying internal critics On December 6 and 7, 2016, Germany’s centre-right CDU congregated in Essen for its party convention to endorse Angela Merkel for another...