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Germany

8 November 2017

In praise of Luther

Germany seems embarrassed by the Reformation. It shouldn't be.

19 October 2017

Germany: democracy delayed

One month after the election and coalition talks have barely begun.

3 October 2017

Why Germans support the AfD

It owes far more to existential fears than anti-immigrant sentiment.

25 September 2017

The implosion of the German political class

The rise of AfD confirms the upending of politics as we knew it.

13 September 2017

Why Merkel and Co want to keep politics ‘boring’

Germany’s political class prefers stasis to serious debate.

8 September 2017

It’s time to cool these German-Turkish tensions

Martin Schulz is playing a dangerous game by bashing Erdogan.

A lesson for the left about censorship

The banning of a left-wing website in Germany reminds us that free speech is for all or none at all.

How the German press became Merkel’s mouthpiece

During the refugee crisis, the media threw their principles out the window.