German Politics

Years of complacency has seen right wing populism surge in the holy land of centrism

Coming to terms with Merkel’s toxic legacy

Many of Germany’s present woes were anticipated by Schröder’s time in office

The decline of Angela Merkel’s party may return Germany to a Weimar-style splintered parliament

As China rises and Russia rattles its sabre, the Germans will hope that the younger generation have as much ease learning Mandarin as Merkel’s generation did English