mobilisation video

’Do not gender me!'

2020-11-16T19:41:51+00:00February 25th, 2018|Categories: Videos in Close-Up|Tags: , , |

In 2015, the right-wing conservative weekly Junge Freiheit took the debate about the school curriculum plans of the Baden-Württemberg Red-Green (Social Democrat and Green Party) coalition government as an opportunity to launch a campaign against the so-called ‘ideology of gender mainstreaming’. Just as Junge Freiheit is part [...]


2019-07-31T21:11:12+00:00November 29th, 2016|Categories: Videos in Close-Up|Tags: , , , , , |

The video PEGIDA-ABENDSPAZIERGANG (PEGIDA EVENING WALK) is a mobilisation video in support of the protest marches organised by Pegida Dresden and gives an insight into the xenophobic movement’s self-perception. […]

No Respite

2020-10-15T15:27:36+00:00October 9th, 2016|Categories: Videos in Close-Up|Tags: , |

Terrorist propaganda is finding wider distribution due to the technological possibilities of the digital age. Terrorist organisations such as the Islamic State are increasingly using Web 2.0. for propaganda purposes and to mobilise potential supporters. In the following, the extremist propaganda video No Respite will be examined in terms of its aesthetics, its possible [...]