Bow Group President, Norman Tebbit, tackles Angela Merkel, Westminster's decrepitude and Leftist violence

Angela Merkel had so long been the outstanding political figure in Western Europe – cautious, diligent and shrewd – that it came as a shock when she totally mishandled the refugee and migrant crisis, opening the way for the rise of AFD.

As a result her Christian Democrat Party (CDU) and its long-term coalition partner, the Social Democratic Party (the SPD) suffered badly in the election last September in Germany.

At first sight her patient and diligent negotiations seemed to have borne fruit, with a deal struck with Martin Schulz of the SDP. Yet now a Leftist faction within the SDP have...

 
Date: 
Wednesday, February 14, 2018