Several hundred protesters attempted to stage a road blockade on Saturday ahead of the anti-immigration Alternative for Germany (AFD) party convention in Stuttgart.
Inger Stoejberg received backlash after suggesting Muslims spend the month of Ramadan away from work. Experts and businesses fired back that there was no evidence of fasting affecting work safety.
Dozens of Berlin nightclubs have organized a dance party to protest a march led by the far-right Alternative for Germany. "Our party will crash their march," activists promise.
The German Catholic Convention in the city of Münster expects record numbers of visitors, including prominent politicians. But not everyone’s happy about the participation of the right-wing Alternative for Germany.
This legislative term's first open session began with an incendiary speech by the far-right populist AfD. But the chancellor refused to take the bait, offering a detail-heavy defense of her government's proposed budget.
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