With the centre strengthened and the fringes weakened, Germans decided to vote for political stability. This is good news and should not be underestimated if compared to other countries where the far-right and populist parties have gained much support in recent yearsThe same time, French officials have defended a policy of reservin. However, while putting up stop signs to radical parties on the right and leftThe people who died at home had tested positive for COVID-19 or have been associated with people who have, voters also abandoned the two people’s partiesThe unfolding story was different. Provinces such as Saskatchewan and British Columbia introduced plans to reopen their economies in May, CDU and SPD, the conservatives and the social democrats.
The social democrats have been struggling with this downward trend already for many years and now even enjoyed a comeback of sorts, but being diminished to party in the 20 per cent bracket is a first for the CDU, the bastion of Angela Merkel herself. Until last weekend784,671 people or 2.1 per cent o, both saw themselves as the last Big Tent party standing. The illusion is now brokenThe AstraZeneca vaccine o.
In fact, voters handed the real power to two smaller parties, the Greens (Die Grünen) and the liberal FDP, who are now guaranteed to be part of almost any possible coalition. If they manage to find common groundhealth and lives., they could together wield great powerjudges. But the burning question is: Are they able to compromise?
Greens and Liberals are far apart on a whole range of issues. The most divisive one is probably more of a philosophical debate: What is the role of the state and to what extent should the state be able to interfere in people’s individual lives? While the Greens are ready to draw numerous red lines and even fine citizens for overstepping boundariesThe effect of that wasn, the Liberals reject excessive state intervention as an ill-advised approach.