Bundesliga comeback: Kalous video brought almost everything to a halt

Soccer Bundesliga comeback Kalou’s video brought almost everything to a head As of: 5:21 p.m. | Reading time: 2 minutes Söder sends urgent warning to Bundesliga professionals The Bundesliga gets the green light from politics. Bavaria’s Prime Minister Markus Söder is satisfied with the decision. However, he criticizes a professional sharply – and postpones an […]

Continuation of the season: This is how the league wants to convince Merkel

VMany football fans and those responsible for the Bundesliga are looking forward to Berlin today. There, Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) advises the Prime Ministers of the federal states in a video conference on the further opening of society in the corona pandemic from May 4. Professional football should be an issue. The German Football League […]

False incentives, fraud, debt: the side effects of the corona crisis

The Chancellor is in top form in times of corona crisis. Angela Merkel explains complicated population doubling rates and reproductive numbers. But she also knows everyday things. “They have to be washed or ironed regularly, put in the oven or in the microwave,” Merkel explains how to care for respiratory masks. “Even if that sounds […]

We are not all the same “

Munich Stephan Grünewald, member of the “Corona Expert Council” of the North Rhine-Westphalian state government, sees signs that social cohesion is disappearing in the virus crisis. “In the first few weeks there was an unparalleled collaboration between politics, experts, the media and the population,” said the psychologist and co-founder of the Rheingold Institute to the […]

Bundesliga ghost games conceivable from May 9th

Bremen The Bundesliga breathes a sigh of relief. The first high-ranking politicians apparently clear the way for ghost games. From May 9, the ball could roll again in the Bundesliga – even without a spectator. That was what Markus Söder (CSU) and Armin Laschet (CDU), the prime ministers of Bavaria and North Rhine-Westphalia, said on […]

Armin Laschet’s ambitions as Chancellor: The new driver in the exit question

NRW Minister President Armin Laschet himself is not as engaging and clear in appearance and style as Bavaria’s Prime Minister Markus Söder (CSU). His attitude is more differentiated, more complex, more in need of explanation. He advocates zero tolerance for violations of exit restrictions and has his minister of the interior drafted the nationwide first […]

Loosen or not loosen? Politics in a dilemma

There is enormous pressure on those in government at federal and state levels. Even after almost four weeks, the majority of the population endorsed the unprecedented restrictions, at least surveys suggest. But how much longer? Constitutional lawyers pose the question of proportionality in the massive interference with fundamental rights. In addition, there are the psychological […]

The ten-point plan for an end to the lockdown

Gif you follow the spring forecast of the leading economic research institutes, the German economy will collapse by 9.8 percent in the second quarter and many companies will face bankruptcy. Does Germany have to choose between economic and health interests to gradually ease the lockdown? Economist Michael Böhmer from the economic research company Prognos says […]