West German 1960s radical outlook

Guittet, Emmanuel-Pierre, West German Radical Protest in the long 1960s, Critical Studies on Terrorism, 2016, 9(1), pages 150-159

The question of whether and how the German student movement can be considered as a prequel to the Rote Armee Fraktion or the turn to direct action by some new Leftists be seen as a sequel to these same protests flares up periodically in German political and scholarly discussions. Clearly, in a time of celebration of the 50th anniversary of May68, the question of extreme violence is a crucial battleground in the fight to define the legacy of the 1960s (read more)