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Berlin protest over virus
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Posted By: NorthernDog, 8/1/2020 10:17:35 AM

Berlin - A Berlin protest against coronavirus restrictions drew thousands, from the hard left and right to conspiracy theorists on Saturday. Police put turnout at 15,000 -- well below the 500,000 organisers had announced as they urged a "day of freedom" from months of virus curbs. (Snip) A handful of people held a counter demonstration. Dubbing themselves "grandmothers against the extreme right", they shouted insults against "Nazi" protesters. The "Day of Freedom" slogan for the protest echoes the title of a 1935 documentary by Nazi-era film producer Leni Riefenstahl on a party conference by Hitler's National Socialist German Workers' Party. Several politicians

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People protesting government restrictions are now being labeled as Nazis, etc...

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Bur Oak 8/1/2020 10:24:43 AM (No. 496606)
OP is right. If you don't like governments restrictions, you must be a scoundrel.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Kate318 8/1/2020 10:55:27 AM (No. 496642)
This article just drips with disdain and bias. It is a perfect example of the globalist, elite media perspective.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: mc squared 8/1/2020 11:27:26 AM (No. 496688)
I'm already hearing anecdotes about arguments in stores by Maskers vs. No-Maskers. So far, the No-Maskers are winning based on the volume of the cheers.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Vaquero45 8/1/2020 2:39:48 PM (No. 496863)
Germans are ignorant of their own history. The Nazis were National Socialists - that's left-wing, not right-wing.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Historybuff 8/1/2020 5:13:55 PM (No. 496959)
It’s about time there was resistance to the idiotic quarantine of Healthy People. All of this idiocy comes from a CDC outline in 2004 on what to do for the next pandemic. And here we are.
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