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Right and left in German state elections

The vicious slogans of the AfD and its fascist accompanists as well as to the guilty leaders of the old parties are still steering Germany into ever more dangerous waters.

 

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Icy times and rays of hope in Germany

The influx of immigrants and asylum-seekers--over a million in 2015--has split Germany into two nearly equal halves.

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Germany: The votes are in

Political porcelain has been broken, raising questions on what went wrong and, to quote that old Abbott and Costello routine, "Who's on first?" for the next five years.

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German Social Democrats paying the price of too many deals

Instead of trying to improve its frayed, faded image as a progressive force, this party pays even more attention to "healthy business interests" and thus "encourage the economy."

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Germany: the latest ups and downs

An American woman has been honored for her heroic work against the Nazis in World War II.