Trump punishes Germany and gives Russia another win.
Despite the superficial similarities, there are substantive differences between the three candidates.
The Saarlander never approached Merkel’s popularity in the polls, nor her authority in the party.
Mainstream conservative parties in the state gave the far right nothing for its support.
The hope is to shift Germans toward less carbon-intensive forms of travel.
Freezing rents is a stopgap measures that ignores why rents are rising so fast in the first place.
America isn’t officially on the agenda, but Germany and Russia share concerns about Donald Trump.
There are things Germany can do to boost its own economy as well as those of its neighbors.
The United States should help Europe become less dependent on Russian gas, not punish it.
Neither Russia nor Ukraine is ready to back down in the Donbas.