CDU

All Eyes Are on Kramp-Karrenbauer But Merz Waits in the
All Eyes Are on Kramp-Karrenbauer But Merz Waits in the Shadows

Merz prefers to officially support Kramp-Karrenbauer while simultaneously continuing to appear as an alternative in any...

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Does Germany s Political System Need Fundamental Reform
Does Germany’s Political System Need Fundamental Reform?

Germany's Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy has called for reform of Germany's political system to address...

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Intra-party Conflict among Germany s Christian Democrats Foreboding Signs for
Intra-party Conflict among Germany’s Christian Democrats: Foreboding Signs for the Elections in Saxony?

In the aftermath of the upcoming state elections on Sunday, German Christian Democrat politicians will most likely clarify...

Friday, August 30, 2019

Call For an Uprising Against German Defense Minister
Call For an Uprising Against German Defense Minister?

The statements made by alleged “moderate” AfD members could be taken as a notice as to how a potential future government...

Thursday, July 25, 2019

A Muslim Chancellor in Germany
A Muslim Chancellor in Germany?

In response to Ralph Brinkhaus' statements on the possibility of having a German Muslim Chancellor, Germany's Bild stated:...

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Seven Challenges for New CDU Leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer
Seven Challenges for New CDU Leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer needs to clarify her relations with Angela Merkel. Even though she underscores her own career...

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Who's Who in the CDU Race for Presidency
Who's Who in the CDU Race for Presidency?

Will the new chairperson of the CDU cooperate with Angela Merkel, or will it give birth to a new power struggle? 

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Dual-Citizenship of Turks A Populist Instrument in German Politics
Dual-Citizenship of Turks: A Populist Instrument in German Politics?

Politicians in Germany with certain future career goals regularly and insistently address similar populist and Turkey...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Elections in Bavaria and the Future of Conservatives in German
Elections in Bavaria and the Future of Conservatives in German Politics

The elections to be held on Sunday will show how the future of conservatives in Germany will be shaped, how the fragile...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

The Misuse of Integration as a Kampfbegriff in Germany
The Misuse of Integration as a Kampfbegriff in Germany

There is a deep divide among Turks and German authorities as well as, sadly, the common citizens. If Germany was able to...

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Leitkultur 2 0 How the CDU Tries to Recapture Lost
Leitkultur 2.0: How the CDU Tries to Recapture Lost Votes

Even though German society becomes ethnically, religiously and culturally more diverse, the political trend goes back to...

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

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