Critics of radical chic feminized the notion with the (admittedly clever) label "Prada Meinhof"--a play on the alternative appellation for RAF's first generation: the Baader-Meinhof Gang
1975: A stand-off at the West German embassy in Stockholm ends in violence as the Baader-Meinhof gang
blows up the building.
Former member of the Red Army Faction, known in its early days as the Baader-Meinhof gang
Christof Wackernagel will be on a panel of experts speaking at the debate.
Five years later, he supported Special Branch during the arrest of Astrid Proll, a fugitive member of the Baader-Meinhof gang
of German revolutionaries.
On the one hand: marriage, a PhD, going to work in Uganda, children, and a great job; on the other: widespread social and industrial strife, three-day weeks, unburied bodies, nuclear superpower tensions, the Red Brigades and the Baader-Meinhof Gang
, wars everywhere, and famine, dreadful fashions, digital watches, dubious music, instant mashed potato, and the emergence of global concerns about the environment.
They demanded that Israel release 234 Palestinian prisoners and Germany release the two founding members of the Baader-Meinhof Gang
RAF, also called the Baader-Meinhof gang
, waged a violent terrorist campaign against the West German state and especially U.
Indeed, the notion of a "war on terror" in reply was misguided in part because it allowed people to think that Al-Qaeda was just another terrorist group like the IRA, the Baader-Meinhof Gang
, or the Red Brigades.
about the origins of the Baader-Meinhof Gang
starring up-and-coming German actor August Diehl ("Salt").
Richter would have been familiar with the ubiquitous wanted poster for the Baader-Meinhof gang
, headlined "Anarchist Violent Criminals," reproduced in Doubt and Belief, p.
And the running street battles between students, professors, and Panthers and the powers that be were replaced by the bombings of miniscule yet mayhem-creating terror groups such as the Baader-Meinhof Gang
and Weatherman, nicely described by Wheen as products of the "defeats of 1968.
It purports to present the history of the Baader-Meinhof gang
, also known as the Red Army Faction, which, after terrorizing West German society through the 1970s, did not cease fully to exist until the 1990s.