Photo Gallery: The Rightward Slide of the AfD 09/12/2019
 Supporters and members of the right-wing populist party Alternative for...
Hermann Bredehorst/ DER SPIEGEL

Supporters and members of the right-wing populist party Alternative for Germany celebrate when the first results are announcd in the Brandenburg state election on Sept. 1. The party won 23.5 percent of the vote in the election, and managed an even better showing of 27.5 percent in neighboring Saxony.