German Left Threatens to Disrupt the "March For Life"

Country: Germany

Date of incident: September 8, 2015

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith / Morals

Area of case: Political



The German left political party (Die Linke) is organising to disrupt the annual German "March for Life" for the protection of the unborn, the sick, and the aged that will take place in Berlin on the 19th of September. In response, the German Association for Christian Culture (Deutsche Vereinigung für eine christliche Kultur) responded that by doing so, Die Linke is threatening to infringe upon the rights to freedom of assembly and expression and noting that the law recognizes the basic human right to life from the moment of conception.

Sources: http://kath.net/news/51924 Photo (from 2014 March for Life) credit: http://www.marsch-fuer-das-leben.de/media/marsch_2014_photo_an_0141_m.jpg