Far-Right Flyer Causes Furor in Germany

by Claudine Zap
Passionate motorcyclist or scary neo-Nazi? Debate erupted in Germany over a controversial campaign poster that shows Udo Voigt, the candidate for the far-right National Democratic Party (NPD), on a motorcycle, accompanied by a slogan that translates to “step on the gas.” Some opposition party leaders are calling for the NPD, which has ties to the neo-Nazi movement, to put the brakes on a slogan that they say takes on a very different meaning given the source. The Green Party leader Volker Ratzmann called the campaign an “intentional provocation.” Andreas Gram, a member of the conservative Christian Democratic Union

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