The Free German Youth (German: Freie Deutsche Jugend; FDJ) is a youth movement in Germany. Formerly, it was the official youth movement of the German Democratic Republic (GDR) and the Socialist Unity Party of Germany. The organization was meant for young adults, both male and female, between the ages of 14 and 25 and comprised about ...
- Kattrin Kammrad
- Karl-Liebknecht-Haus, Berlin
- March 1946
German Youth: Bond or Free. New York: Oxford University Press, 1946. Detailed history and sociology of the various aspects of the youth movement. Remarkable for the times, the discussion of homoeroticism and homosexuality within some of these groups is non-judgmental.
The Freideutsche Jugend was an umbrella organisation established in Wilhelmine Germany that set out to create an autonomous youth culture free of adult supervision. It was part of the broader German youth movement , emerging from the Wandervogel .
The group was a subdivision of the Freie Deutsche Jugend (FDJ, Free German Youth), East Germany's youth movement. It was founded on 13 December 1948 and broke apart in 1989 on German reunification.
- August 1990
- 13 December 1948
"The Free German Youth, also known as the FDJ (German: Freie Deutsche Jugend), is a youth movement in Germany. Formerly it was the official youth movement of the German Democratic Republic (GDR) and the Socialist Unity Party of Germany. The organization was meant for young people, both male and female, between the ages of 14 and 25 and ...
11. Jan. 2022 · Deutsch: Die Freie Deutsche Jugend ( FDJ) ist ein sozialistischer Jugendverband in Deutschland. English: The Free German Youth ( FDJ) is a socialist youth movement in Germany. English: La Jeunesse libre allemande ( FDJ) est un mouvement de jeunesse socialiste en Allemagne. Esperanto: Freie Deutsche Jugend ( FDJ) estas socialisma ...