During the last days there was a lot of commenting on the 30. year recall of the Schleyer kidnapping and thus generally Germany’s past in relation to terrorist/radical activism in the german newspapers. Signandsight.com has put together quite a collection of the articles, and it is worth to read at least those short synopsis’ to recall the situation back then and what eventually led to this development and the accompanying events.
Frankfurter Rundschau comments under the title “Being high, being free, terror’s gotta be,” the general spread of violence in these years:
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While Documentary film maker Andres Veiel, who has been working on this subject recalls the times more personally and gives some interesting insights – especially also on the biographical line of the involved people – in the Berliner Tagesspiegel under the title: ‘RAF verstehen / Understanding RAF‘.
As signandsight.com writes: