Baden-Württemberg Green Minister-President Kretschmann (ZdK member): "I had to think of vampire films - as if someone wanted to fend off almost any danger with the threateningly raised crucifix."
Stuttgart (kath.net) The Minister-President of Baden-Wuerttemberg, Winfried Kretschmann, has ridiculed the Bavarian Prime Minister Markus Söder (CSU) in the debate over the crosses in Bavarian state offices. Talking to the "Süddeutsche Zeitung," Kretschmann said that he felt the photo of Söder with a cross in his hand "bizarre": "I had to think of vampire movies - as if someone wanted to fend off any danger with the almost threatening crucifix any danger." Kretschmann added that such arrangements were not “one Iota Christian.”
Kretschmann is a politician of the Greens and member of the [Evil] Central Committee of German Catholics. He governs in Baden-Württemberg with a coalition of the Greens with the CDU.
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