In our joint report The Business of Hate: Bankrolling Bigotry in Germany and the Online Funding of Hate Groups, ISD Germany and the Global Disinformation Index documents how 17 well-known German far-right groups and actors are allegedly using well-known funding services like PayPal or Klarna on their own websites, even though these companies have Terms of Service that would bar them from doing business with them. These findings are featured in two articles in German language: Der Standard and Waz.
September 13, 2023 | NDR
Huberta von Voss and Julia Ebner discuss freedom of the press, the far right and conspiracy theories
ISD Germany's Executive Director, Huberta von Voss, and extremism expert Julia Ebner feature in a special broadcast discussing freedom of the press, the far right and conspiracy theories.
September 12, 2023 | The Irish Examiner
ISD's Ciarán O'Connor writes an opinion piece for the Irish Examiner on the recent shift among anti-LGBTQ+ protestors towards schools and educators in light of a rollout of the updated relationship and sexuality education (RSE) curriculum.
September 8, 2023 | BBC Newsnight
Julia Ebner on UK counter-terrorism strategy: Prisons are in “dire” state, more to do in deradicalisation space
Julia joins BBC Newsnight to speak about the UK's prison system and counter-terrorism strategy in light of the Wandsworth prison escape of Daniel Khalife.