Category Archives: Germany

Germany: 10 months Sentence for Hate Speech against refugees

A German has been sentenced to ten months prison for posting hate speech on Facebook. The 47 year old, who has not been named, has called refugees “scumbags”, “rats”, and “vermin invaders”. He also published a comment on the NPD (far right nationalist party) Facebook page calling for the reactivation of concentration camps to get to grips with the problem.

German IT-Girl in Sausage Gate drama

Gina-Lisa has certainly been in the wars lately. The IT-Girl from Hessen, who came to prominence as a contestant in Heidi Klum’s TV series “Germany’s Next Top Model” is currently involved in a case of law in which she has been accused of wrongly accusing two men of raping her, although a video that has been released seems to suggest that she could be telling the truth. In this video she is heard to tell the two men involved to leave her alone!

The Wall

Not long ago the picture of a train with a bricked up door caught the imagination of the Hamburg public. The train had apparently run for hours through the city before the operators discovered that something was amiss.