With off-hand Remarks to inter-sexual people almost in a night’s speech has triggered the CDU-Chairman, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer indignation.
“Who was because of you recently in Berlin? As you can see, but the Latte-Macchiato-group, the insertion of the toilets for the third gender,” said Kramp-Karrenbauer at a satirical appearance on Thursday in baden-württemberg, Stockach on lake Constance. “This is for the men who still don’t know whether or not you may still have to stand when you pee or even sit. For the in-between that is this toilet.”
In the hall were welcomed Kramp cart Builder, words with a flourish and the laughter and Hooting in the audience. Public attention was attracted in the following article of the portal queer.de and the “recommended blogs”, the satirical show “Extra3” spread a video clip on Twitter. Criticism came from, among other things, by the coalition partner: “Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer shows, which is the arch-conservative Wind is blowing now in the Union. Such Remarks – even on carnival are absolutely disrespectful”, hatchet tweeted SPD-Secretary-General Lars Kling.
“shame on a day of the foreign… it Is so difficult to keep a humorous fool’s speech, without platt bash on minorities?”, tweeted the FDP member of the German Bundestag Jens Brandenburg, the spokesperson for the concerns of lesbian, Gay, bisexual, transgender and Intersex (LGBTI).
His Green colleague Sven Lehmann asked rhetorically: “Hello MS Kramp-Karrenbauer, it is really necessary to make a cheap pun at the expense of inter – and TRANS-sexual people funny? If Yes, then that would be incredibly embarrassing.” In an open letter, he demanded an apology.
The Berlin culture Senator Klaus Lederer (Left) spoke of a “tragedy”. “The Chairman of the largest political party finds it funny to not denounce on the dotty on the carnival people, corresponding to the current macho norm. A Shame.”
The CDU Bundestag Deputy Johannes Stonier took the party boss, however, in protection. “Hey guys, this is a Carnival number. To me, this outrage culture, so what is on the biscuit. It sucks!”, he tweeted.
as early as 2015, had Kramp-Karrenbauer – at the time as the Saarland Prime Minister – statements on gay marriage for excitement. There is in Germany, so far a clear Definition of marriage as the Union of man and woman, back then you said the “saarbrücken newspaper”. “If we open the Definition in a long-term responsible partnership between two adult people, not to exclude other claims: a marriage among close Relatives, or of more than two people.”
Since January, the entry in the Option “divers in addition to” male “and” female “in the birth register”. The Bundestag had decided on the introduction of a third gender option mid-December. Thus, the Parliament implemented a decision of the Federal constitutional court from last year. The previous duty of a people to the male or female gender assigned to, was seen as a violation of the right to privacy and the prohibition of discrimination. Some of the primary schools in Bavaria are planning meanwhile, the toilets for the third gender.