Alice Weidel watches from the podium at the party convention of Germany's far-right nationalist party AfD (Alternative for Germany) in Cologne, Germany, April 22, 2017. (AP/Martin Meissner)

Pinkwashing Fascism? Germany’s Far-Right AfD Elects Lesbian Leader

The move is a perplexing outcome for a group staunchly opposed to same-sex marriage as well as other rights for LGBTQ people.

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