Anti-Islam group PEGIDA holds first Austria march

Feb 3, 2015

Anti-Islam group PEGIDA holds first Austria march

PEGIDA, the anti-Islam movement born in Germany, drew hundreds of supporters and counterdemonstrators to the streets of Vienna when it held its first march in neighboring Austria on Monday. With 1,200 police officers deployed in Austria’s capital as a precaution, around 250 marchers carrying ...

German PEGIDA anti-Islam leader steps down after posing like Hitler

Jan 22, 2015

German PEGIDA anti-Islam leader steps down after posing like Hitler

The leader of a German organization against the perceived “Islamization” of Europe stepped down Wednesday after a picture surfaced showing him with a Hitler mustache and hair combed over like the Fuehrer. Lutz Bachmann, co-founder of the Patriotic Europeans against the Islamization of the ...