Israeli Artist Explores What Draws neo-Nazis to the Prehistoric Site of Externsteine

Karen Russo challenges prehistoric perceptions in a new video, part of an exhibition in Jerusalem.

Last year, the directors of the Externsteine nature reserve decided to prohibit people from lighting fires or erecting tents at the site, located in the Teutoburg Forest in northern Germany, near the city of Detmold. The official reason was a desire to safeguard the natural environment, but some asserted there was also a political aim: to dampen the celebrations held there by neo-Nazis, neo-pagans and New Agers....