CDU brings compromise candidate into play for Thuringia

CDU brings compromise candidate into play for Thuringia

What happens after the scandal in Erfurt? As a way out of the political crisis, the CDU leadership is now proposing that the Greens or SPD should name a candidate for the office of prime minister. The CDU federal chairwoman Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has asked Social Democrats and Greens in Thuringia to name a candidate for the … Read more…

Comment: A shame for Germany

A shame for Germany

For the first time, the AfD’s votes are decisive for the election of a prime minister. A taboo break that shows how deep the cracks in the dams are against the advance of the right, says Ines Pohl. A week ago, on January 29, 2020, the German Bundestag commemorated the victims of the Holocaust in a … Read more…