Germany

Berner, Rudolf, 1907-1977

A short biography of Swedish anarchist Rudolf Berner, active in Spain and in underground work in Nazi Germany.

Eisenhauer, Theodor, 1845-1882

A short biography of Theodor Eisenhauer, a pioneer of the anarchist movement in Germany.

Pfemfert, Franz aka Und Gaday 1879-1954

Franz Pfemfert

A short biography of Franz Pfemfert, revolutionary, publisher, editor of Die Aktion

Texidor, Greville, 1902- 1964 and Werner Droescher 1911-1978

Werner Droescher

Short biographies of Greville Texidor and Werner Droescher who both fought with the Spanish anarchist militias.

Schwab, Alexander aka Sachs, 1887 -1943

A short biography of council communist and organiser of underground networks, Alexander Schwab, who died in a Nazi concentration camp.

Weiland, Alfred, 1906-1978

Alfred Weiland

A short biography of council communist, organiser of underground network, Alfred Weiland, kidnapped by the East German state in the post war period

Götze, Ferdinand 'Nante', 1907-1985

A short biography of German anarcho-syndicalist, Ferdinand Götze, who was also active in Sweden and Spain.

Götze, Anna, 1875-1958

A short biography of anarchist and German revolutionary Anna Götze.

Lohstöter, Jürgen, 1947- 2006

Jurgen Lohstöter, 2005

A short biography of a founder of the German ORA and activist of the anarcho-syndicalist FAU, Jurgen Lohstöter.

Germany: rail workers resume strike action

Workers are launching a three-day strike for better wages and conditions and against the proposed privatisation of Deutsche Bahn, the German railway company.