Lesbian Mother Heads Germany’s Far Right

“Weidel’s rise is the latest expression of a growing, if seemingly ironic, trend,” Anthony Faiola of the Washington Post writes. “In their policies, nationalist movements in the West often oppose full gay rights, including same-sex marriage. But many such parties are increasingly trying to portray themselves as more tolerant than their images suggest, in part by making space for gay men and lesbians.”

Disturbing trend.