Reporter’s Notebook: In Eastern Germany, The Far-Right Has Found A Foothold

Large crowds of far-right demonstrators rallied in the German city of Chemnitz on Saturday.

German leaders have dismissed the rise of the far-right as an electoral fluke that can be overcome by shifting policies a bit to the right. But if polls are to be believed, the approach isn’t working.

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