Sahra WagenknechtSahra Wagenknecht (born Sarah Wagenknecht; ; born 16 July 1969) is a German politician, economist, author and publicist. Since 2009, she has been a member of the Bundestag for The Left. From 2015 to 2019 she served as parliamentary co-chair of her party.
Wagenknecht became a prominent member of the Party of Democratic Socialism (PDS) from the early 1990s. After the foundation of The Left, she became a leading member of the left-wing as leader of the Communist Platform. She has been a controversial figure throughout her career due to her hardline stances, populist rhetoric, statements about East Germany, immigration and refugees, and her political movement ''Aufstehen''. Provided by Wikipedia