Too little climate protection: Green youth criticize traffic light plans

In the youth organization of the Greens, displeasure is stirring: The proposals of the SPD, FDP and their parent party for a possible traffic light government do not go far enough. The youth criticism is aimed at the core green issue: climate policy. The activists from Fridays for Future also speak out. The Green Youth […]

Exploratory paper too lax: Greens disappoint organic farmers with a step backwards

Ironically, when it comes to sustainable agriculture, the Greens cannot score in the explorations – at least that’s what they accuse organic farmers of. The proposals for the traffic light program therefore show ignorance and are less ambitious than the goals of the EU. The largest association of German organic farmers takes the results of […]

FDP vice in ntv "Early start": Vogel hopes for historic traffic light pension reform

In the explorations, the FDP has pushed through the entry into a share pension. In the ntv “Frühstart” party Vice Vogel calls for further steps from the SPD and the Greens. He sees no rush for the coalition negotiations. The deputy FDP chairman Johannes Vogel expects a major pension reform from the possible traffic light […]

Red-Red-Green in Berlin: Linke says yes to coalition negotiations

After the Greens and Social Democrats have voted to start coalition negotiations, the left is now following suit – with a large majority. The implementation of the referendum on the expropriation of large housing companies is particularly important to the party. The aim is to learn lessons from a previous debacle. The way for coalition […]

Red-Red-Green in Berlin: Linke says yes to coalition negotiations

After the Greens and Social Democrats have voted to start coalition negotiations, the left is now following suit – with a large majority. The implementation of the referendum on the expropriation of large housing companies is particularly important to the party. The aim is to learn lessons from a previous debacle. The way for coalition […]

She sees Russia’s poker game: Baerbock against operating permit for Nord Stream 2

Russian President Putin is using the gas crisis in Europe to promote the rapid commissioning of the Nord Stream 2 Baltic Sea pipeline. The Greens boss Baerbock speaks out against granting the operating permit. European law does not allow that at all. Green leader Annalena Baerbock has given Russia joint responsibility for the high gas […]

At coalition talks: Kühnert negotiates on the subject of housing

The traffic light parties begin their coalition negotiations on Thursday. A future government of the SPD, the Greens and the FDP is to be balanced out in 22 working groups. On the important topic of building and living, SPD Vice Kevin Kühnert is to lead negotiations for his party. The preparations of the SPD for […]

22 working groups planned: coalition negotiations start Thursday

Now it is getting serious about a possible traffic light coalition: Negotiations on a new government made up of the SPD, Greens and FDP will really start this week. However, after a preliminary feel, it is also clear: the parties still have to overcome some big and small differences – especially with regard to finances. […]