A Leipzig based organisation paid extras for their appearance at the Fridays for Future protest last Friday, as reported by the newspaper “Leipziger Volkszeitung”. The participants received 50 euros for standing there in silence with masks and protest posters. The client speaks of an art project. According to an advertisement in a job portal, a total of ten to twelve people were recruited for the project. The statists appeared from 01:00 p.m. in black clothes and with protest posters in front of the administrative court in Leipzig and finished their work at 05:30 p.m..