Against the backdrop of German history a question arises; How so soon after the collapse of the GDR, did the extreme left positions in the East and West increase in supply? Also needing an explanation is the rise of right-wing positions in a time when the National Socialism is still in the collective memory of the German people?
Despite the undeniable differences between both ideologies, are both systems advocating for the suppression and prosecution of their prescribed way of thinking and way of life? How is it that these political salvation teachings are nevertheless always a new fascination with the people?
In a joint event with the Friedrich Naumann Foundation and the Confederation Freedom of Science they worked to answer these questions.