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Germany: Protesters rally against the far-right in Dresden

2 24.08.2019 Инфо

W/S Demonstration against discrimination, racism, sexism and in support of migrants, Dresden
M/S Protest against discrimination, racism and sexism
W/S Protest against discrimination, racism and sexism
M/S Protesters holding banner reading: "United against racism and fascism"
C/U Demonstrator throwing confetti from the top of a building
W/S Banner hung from the top of a building
M/S Demonstrator hanging banners from a building
C/U Demonstrator hanging banners from a building
W/S Demonstrator hanging banners from a building
M/S Demonstrator looking at the banners hanging from a building
W/S Demonstrators booing the police
M/S Police officer removing the banners
SOT, Vincent Ko’embe, activist (German): "End with the antisemitism, with borders, with the camps, with poverty…"
C/U Sign in several languages reading: "Stop Deportation"
M/S Protesters playing music
M/S Protester playing music
W/S Protest against discrimination, racism and sexism
M/S Protester holding sign reading "Yallah yallah Antifascista"
W/S Demo against discrimination, racism and sexism
M/S Sign reading "FCK AFD"
W/S Protesters marching
W/S Demo against discrimination, racism and sexism
W/S Protesters marching
W/S Demo against discrimination, racism and sexism
W/S Protesters marching
SOT, Marcus Baumgard, activist (German): “Unfortunately there is always violence and death threats against involved people, politicians and trade unionists, but despite this atmosphere I don’t want to move in this whirlpool. I don’t want to have fear. Let’s handle our commitment with bravery and not with fear."
C/U Federal Minister of Finance Olaf Scholz
M/S Scholz and other SPD members applauding
M/S Protest
M/S Attendees applauding
W/S Dresden
SCRIPT
Thousands marched through the streets of Dresden on Saturday, to demonstrate against racism, sexism and the rise of the far right. The demonstration takes place ahead of upcoming state parliamentary elections.
Protesters marched with banners featuring slogans such as "United against racism and fascism," "stop deportations" and "FCK AFD."
Federal Minister of Finance Olaf Scholz and other SPD members were seen taking part in the event.