Tag: germany

58 Are there polls why Germans dislike Trump so much and consider him so dangerous? 2020-02-25T11:52:17.587

39 Why is the German GEZ a fee and not a tax? 2018-02-11T12:16:22.043

37 What is the perception of European parties in the US? 2020-09-30T00:08:02.063

34 Did Poland ever apologize for its alliance with Germany before 1939? 2020-04-28T13:04:10.293

33 Why is the new German parliament 12 % bigger? 2017-10-16T16:36:25.977

32 Why did Berlin freeze the rent prices as opposed to letting the market set the price? 2020-02-26T07:28:30.870

31 Why is Japan more revisionist about its World War II era actions than Germany? 2013-04-13T13:28:47.377

30 Why do we hear so little about the German President? 2017-06-05T18:48:18.830

30 Does the German President's apology for WWII reflect the prevailing views of the people of Germany? 2019-11-11T18:52:47.167

29 What is the difference between the Chancellor and the President of Germany? 2014-03-09T23:06:17.137

28 In the Weimar Republic what was the role of the people sitting on the left side of the speaker? 2018-03-09T08:11:14.813

27 Why did it take so long for Germany to allow electric scooters / e-rollers on the roads? 2019-05-20T07:54:07.777

27 Germany's Ladenschlussgesetz in comparison to Israel's business laws about the Sabbath 2019-11-29T17:21:34.093

24 Why does Germany have such a rather small defense budget? 2020-06-20T09:22:08.863

23 Did Germany profit from the (third) Greek bailout? 2018-08-22T09:26:52.233

22 Why do we need static coalitions? 2017-11-20T08:43:38.260

21 Why has Germany not seen as many Islamist terror attacks as France, Italy or the UK? 2020-08-20T11:29:09.007

17 Is Greece request of 279 billion euros from Germany in reparations for the Nazi occupation based on solid legal ground? 2015-04-07T14:34:26.210

17 Why was the Germany's "Left Party" the only one to abstain from voting to create anti-Semitism commissioner? 2018-01-19T03:43:33.997

16 Why did Denmark stop refugees transiting from Germany to Sweden? 2015-09-09T18:30:42.973

16 What do paternity test restriction laws aim to achieve? 2018-02-16T22:21:36.853

16 How can Germany increase investments in Russia while EU economic sanctions against Russia are still in place? 2019-09-25T07:18:00.050

16 What conditions has Germany (or the EU as a whole) attached to the ESM loan offer that Italy is refusing? 2020-04-14T19:53:04.877

15 Did right-wing politician Franz Josef Strauss ever explain why he gave a 3 billion loan to East Germany in 1983? 2019-07-07T13:18:44.430

15 Is any part of Germany not part of any German State (Land) 2020-07-17T10:59:46.850

15 What does the flag of Imperial Germany symbolize today? 2020-08-31T06:48:09.037

14 Why would a country ever store its gold deposits abroad? 2013-08-28T07:57:45.903

14 How is Germany going to integrate the refugees? 2016-01-16T18:42:39.170

13 Why was Çavuşoğlus (planned) campaign visit to The Netherlands and Germany controversial? 2017-03-09T14:48:32.270

13 Why is Germany not in the New Hanseatic League? 2018-11-30T12:14:30.990

12 What part of the German political system makes it possible for chancellors to stay in power for so long compared to other parliamentary​ states? 2017-06-06T05:40:20.220

12 Why don't most elected officials assume office right after the election result is confirmed? 2020-10-07T16:44:49.430

11 Rise of Alternative for Germany 2016-09-29T08:22:06.110

11 What is the immigration policy among different German parties? 2017-08-14T10:12:51.427

11 Is there a "nuclear option" regarding the election of a constitutional judge in Germany? 2018-11-10T15:03:15.750

11 What are the concrete demands of Germans who want to "put an end to" (Schlussstrich ziehen) nazi commemorations? 2020-06-02T09:02:41.907

10 What is the purpose of direct mandates in the German electoral system? 2013-09-23T21:33:59.697

10 What were the exact debt relief terms for Germany in 1953? 2015-07-10T14:13:18.733

10 Is Alternative für Deutschland really an extreme right nationalist party? 2016-03-14T19:54:35.820

10 Has Angela Merkel criticised travel bans on Israelis? 2017-01-30T02:05:55.103

10 How would Germany increase its military size beyond 370,000 personnel? 2017-02-08T14:55:53.930

10 Why would Trump call out Germany saying they owe the US and NATO 'vast sums' of money for defence? 2017-03-19T18:55:51.190

10 In Bundestag election, can a party abuse the system by endorsing independents in constituency (first vote) races? 2017-09-27T01:05:35.353

10 Is it normal for the German government to only release a partial name? 2018-04-08T00:44:04.960

10 What was the reaction of the AfD to the NSU murders? 2018-07-23T12:11:27.157

10 What is the point of Germany's 299 "party seats" in the Bundestag? 2019-04-28T07:29:05.080

10 How do the "save the bees" popular initiatives in Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg differ? 2019-10-13T09:15:33.570

10 Do extra-territorial laws violate some basic principle of democracy? 2019-12-21T17:22:10.873

9 Who had more power in the Weimar Government? The President or the Chancellor? 2015-06-07T18:41:35.777

9 Why do some German MPs hold cards up whenever there is a vote in the Bundestag? 2019-01-24T19:18:47.180

9 Why did the renaming process of the Karl-Marx-Allee street in Berlin back to its prewar name fail? 2019-01-29T08:25:04.183

9 Is Germany still exporting arms to countries involved in Yemen? 2019-05-12T08:20:11.120

9 In Germany, why does the burden of proof fall on authorities rather than the company or individual when it comes to possible illegal funds? 2019-12-04T08:09:39.457

9 Communicating the Nord Stream 2 sanctions 2019-12-13T06:59:13.877

8 Does Germany have a particularly negative perception of South Korea? If so, why? 2013-08-29T11:07:38.533

8 Why don't German workers ask for the money they deserve? 2015-07-31T16:47:47.073

8 Why didn't anyone at Volkswagen blow the whistle? 2015-10-15T16:28:44.200

8 Is there a way for Germans to initiate closing of the borders? 2016-09-28T16:24:48.677

8 What caused the SPD to gain in opinion polls in early 2017? 2017-02-15T16:53:24.193

8 Did Angela Merkel break "the" law by opening the borders to refugees? 2017-03-14T09:03:51.027

8 Why are the G20 summit protests in Hamburg so violent? 2017-07-07T07:43:09.593

8 How does legalized prostitution affect human trafficking, if at all? 2017-12-22T01:43:23.183

8 Why does the U.S. oppose the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project? 2018-05-20T03:53:06.427

8 When and how were the current US and EU tariffs on cars decided? 2018-08-23T02:07:03.680

8 What is the most effective way to participate democratically as a regular citizen in a stable parliamentary democracy? 2019-01-29T09:23:53.897

8 Why does Germany ban flag burning? 2019-09-26T23:13:45.880

8 Why are US nukes still stationed in Germany for use by German pilots and not French ones? 2020-04-24T22:51:32.787

7 Why was the GDR not a lawful successor to Nazi Germany, along with the FRG? 2017-02-15T14:30:14.157

7 Why does Germany seem to not favor EU energy independence (from Russia)? 2017-06-16T18:19:40.090

7 What is the procedure if the German post-election negotiations fail again? 2017-12-16T08:09:56.610

7 What's the EU (or at least German) view on the definition of currency manipulation? 2018-08-22T02:59:58.750

6 Has Germany used water cannons for controlling crowds other than protests? 2016-01-10T00:57:06.573

6 Is Austria breaking State Treaty? 2017-08-24T00:38:12.690

6 Why are budget categories often in relation to GDP? 2018-09-05T05:00:48.477

6 How does the German Bundestag election system work? 2018-11-20T14:59:52.727

6 Why does Berlin have debt issues in opposition to many other European capital cities? 2019-05-03T14:33:45.877

6 What has been AfD's take on Soros (if any)? 2020-02-03T16:49:41.593

6 Have any of Trump's tweets been filtered out in Germany (under NetzDG)? 2020-02-28T10:41:48.703

6 What is the significance of flying the BRD flag in post-unification Germany? 2020-10-16T17:38:11.700

5 Is it illegal to publish a website anonymously/pseudonymously in Germany? 2013-05-30T10:24:30.953

5 How do today's Germans perceive the Nazis 2014-08-21T04:47:45.937

5 Does a penalty exist for selling ballots or for offering to sell a vote? 2016-03-24T11:35:16.143

5 Are turnout figures available at the German consulate level for the 2017 Turkish Referendum? 2017-04-18T08:24:03.483

5 Why is the FDP seen by some as a risk for the EU? 2017-09-25T11:40:11.857

5 Can foreigners be members in German parties and fully participate in them? 2018-02-23T20:14:41.807

5 Are refugees granted asylum in Germany afforded any rights of citizenship? 2018-10-06T16:37:15.103

5 How does Germany justify banning the YPG flag? 2019-10-22T09:43:22.797

5 What vexillologically (flag-based) named coalitions exist (theoretically) in German politics? 2019-11-07T13:35:27.980

5 Why didn't Mike Mohring run in the Thüringen MP election? 2020-02-10T10:40:25.077

4 Turkish FM denied speaking to supporters in Europe 2017-03-12T13:32:22.557

4 What's the point of banning anonymous SIM cards where such cards are available in nearby countries? 2017-04-28T08:59:29.683

4 What are education requirements for government positions in Germany? 2017-07-03T14:25:36.727

4 Are UK, the Netherlands and Germany considering pension fund reformation after stress tests of pension funds results? 2017-07-20T13:19:54.353

4 What’s the point of a party running with a list in the federal election if it cannot possibly pass the electoral threshold? 2017-08-19T21:27:52.737

4 CDU delegates will vote on German coalition proposal; SPD members have started voting; will there be a vote in the CSU too? 2018-02-22T21:26:23.807

4 How are leveling seats chosen in Germany's Bundestag chosen? 2019-02-07T05:57:02.070

4 Can a state temporarily extend the consulate territory during some special events such as elections? 2019-06-04T07:36:06.330

4 Why does Germany have a static "debt brake" value when a value that can be easily changed seems to make more sense? 2020-02-06T15:03:56.900

4 Where exactly was this mask shipment intercepted (by the US), which a German official described as a "modern act of piracy"? 2020-04-04T01:16:49.673