Tagged: germany

Germany’s SPD Fall to New Post-WWII Low

As results go it couldn’t really have been worse for Germany’s Social Democrats. Although they came second, they only appear to have notched up around 20 percent. In other words the SPD under Martin...


Polls Open in Germany

Polling stations have opened this morning for the German elections. And while the most recent polls had suggested a third of the electorate was still undecided about who to vote for, today will reveal...


Far-right Party Gains Footing in German Election

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s decision in 2015 to admit more than a million migrants and refugees into the country has come to define this year’s election. While Merkel is the leading candidate for what...