By Johannes Stern, December 21, 2012
Last week leading figures of the German Left Party signed a statement calling for intervention in Syria.
By Ulrich Rippert, December 21, 2012
In an interview last weekend with the Financial Times, the German chancellor declares that the European welfare state cannot be sustained.
By Ulrich Rippert, December 19, 2012
The parliamentary resolution is a prelude to military intervention in Syria.
By Dietmar Henning, December 19, 2012
The closure of the GM Opel plant in Bochum is the first such auto plant closure in Germany since 1949.
By Dietmar Henning, December 17, 2012
Another leading trade union official accepts a multi-million-euro reward from big business.
By Ulrich Rippert, December 14, 2012
Last weekend, a special conference of the Social Democratic Party elected right-winger Peer Steinbrück as its leading candidate for the federal election due next year.
By Wolfgang Weber, December 13, 2012
At a conference organized by the prominent newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeiner Zeitung Cologne law professor Otto Depenheuer advocated the dismantling of democracy in Germany.
By Dietmar Henning, December 12, 2012
GM-Opel has announced the closure of the plant in Bochum, Germany, by 2016.
By Cristoph Dreier, December 7, 2012
A class gulf separates workers from the affluent political operators who gathered at the Left Party youth congress in Cologne, Germany and took Greece’s pro-austerity SYRIZA party as a model.
By Christoph Dreier, December 6, 2012
There was no mention of socialism at the recent congress of the Left Party student association.
By Marianne Arens, Ulrich Rippert, December 5, 2012
The demise of the Frankfurter Rundschau is a consequence of the hardening of its right-wing political line, which alienated its readership.
By Christoph Dreier, Peter Schwarz, December 3, 2012
The Left Party is offering to support the Social Democratic Party (SPD) and Greens in the formation of a government.