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German Coalition Talks Collapse

After the German election in September it was widely expected that Angela Merkel’s CDU/CSU alliance would form a coalition with the Greens, a centre-left environmentalist party, and the Free Democratic Party (FDP), a centrist party of classical liberals. 1,225 more words

Angela Merkel should resign

She is one of the most powerful people in the world, some even see her as the leader of the free world. Only a couple of weeks ago, she won her fourth election victory, after twelve years in power. 855 more words

Angela Merkel

Election Day in Germany

This last Sunday was the Big Vote in the Germany (take note, Americans: election day happens on a weekend, when EVERYONE can partake! They had 76% voter turnout – compared to our 55%). 884 more words


Merkel Holds On As Far-Right Makes Dramatic Gains

Angela Merkel has been re-elected as Germany’s Chancellor and, at the end of her new term, shall be the longest serving occupant of that office in Germany’s post-war history. 864 more words

German elections: One more such "victory" and Merkel is undone

The national elections in Germany took place. As expected, Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats are still the largest party and she is looking at a fourth term in office. 430 more words


Germany's Electoral Shock To The World Order

Last year, the world was introduced to several right-wing shocks.  First, when the UK voted to leave the EU.  The second was when Donald Trump was elected President.   956 more words


Have your say on Canterbury Rd corridor

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TRAFFIC and development along Canterbury Rd has been a thorn in the side of the community for sometime. 4,735 more words

Danielle Buckley