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Read the Baader Blog

Read the new Baader-Meinhof Blog; the new spot for any new info related to the Baader-Meinhof Group. Links to the new Baader-Meinhof Podcast can be found there as well. Read the Blog.

Important new book

New book explores the words of Ulrike Meinhof

Sarah Colvin explores the development of Ulrike Meinhof's language from the 1960s to her death in an important new book. Read more about the book and listen to an interview with with the author.


The Gun Speaks

Forthcoming book chronicles the Baader-Meinhof era

"The Gun Speaks: The Baader-Meinhof Gang at the Dawn of Terror" is the forthcoming book by creator Richard Huffman. Are you looking for a good source for understanding the Baader-Meinhof Group and how they came to dominate Germany through the 1970s? Read the riveting opening chapter for a compelling overview.

BBC radio documentary

Baader-Meinhof's relevance in today's world explored by BBC

The BBC World Service documentary series Timeline recently explored the Baader-Meinhof era and it's relevance to today. creator Richard Huffman is a featured guest. Listen to the show with the player below. Or download the entire show (mp3 file / 23 minutes / 10mb).

Sprechen sie Deutches und Englisch?

Help translate source docs

Read source documents in German and English. Know both German and English? Help translate source documents! The Baader Translations Wiki is an open tool for students of German and English to translate various communiques and other source materials from the Baader-Meinhof era.

Der Baader-Meinhof Komplex

The Baader-Meinhof Complex opens across America.

Uli Edel's "Der Baader-Meinhof Komplex," the definitive film of the Baader-Meinhof era, is opening across American. The defintive film was nominated for a Best Foreign language Oscar and was highly controversial upon release in Germany. Starring some of the most prominent German actors, including Moritz Bleibtreu, Alexandra Maria Lara, Martina Gedeck, and Bruno Ganz, many have accused the film of glorifying terrorism. Read all about this fascinating new film.

Chronology of terror

The leaden years; a decade of German terror

Explore a comprehensive timeline of the decade of terror. From the 1967 Berlin riot that gave the movement a martyr, to the controversial 1977 deaths of the leaders of the Red Army Faction in a Stuttgart prison, the timeline covers the entire era in detail.

Important new book

New book details the roots of the German student movement

Martin Klimke's new book shows the deep influence that the German and American student movements of the 1960s had over each other. Read more about the book and listen to an interview with with the author.

Best Baader-Meinhof book

Aust's Baader-Meinhof book back in print; Interview with Aust

Stefan Aust, the world's leading Baader-Meinhof writer, has been interviewed for on the occassion of the re-release of the English Language version of his seminal study "the Baader-Meinhof Komplex" Read the complete interview in my interview section or order a copy of his book in the section of our store.

History Channel Documentary

Baader doc playing again on History Channel International

History International is currently replaying their "Baader-Meinhof Gang" documentary as part of their International Profile series. The documentary features extensive interviews with creator Richard Huffman. Read more about the documentary and see some exclusive clips.

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