Hollywood Meddles in German Mayoral Election in Effort to Defeat AfD Candidate
Hollywood is meddling in the mayoral election of a small town in Germany in an effort to stop the right-right AfD candidate from winning.
In the first round of the vote for Mayor of Goerlitz, the AfD’s Sebastian Wippel picked up 36.4% of the vote, beating the second place establishment CDU candidate.
The picturesque old town area of Goerlitz has been the site of numerous historical Hollywood movies over the years, including Inglourious Basterds and The Grand Budapest Hotel.
Because of this, the industry now appears to think it can meddle in the democratic affairs of German