Animal Imagery: The SPD Grows Wings (and Fangs)

Posted by John Rosenthal

The former chair of Germany’s Social Democratic party (SPD), Kurt Beck, was forced out of his post a week ago in an internal party putsch that saw Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier designated the SPD candidate for the chancellorship and Franz Müntefering designated to return to the post of party chair.  As reported in yesterday’s edition of the Frankfurter Allgemeine [...]