Die Linke, German Political Party Organized in 2007, Wins its First State Premiership

By Richard Winger On December 5, Die Linke gained its first premiership of a German state. See this story. Die Linke, which means “The Left” in German, was founded in 2007. It represented a merger between the old Communist Party that had ruled East Germany, and some other groups. Thuringia state comprised the southern-most portion of East Germany(More)… …read more

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