News Digest 9th October

The UK: a populist, rogue state? Several media outlets this week focused on Boris Johnson's handling of Brexit and the corona pandemic. The Welt quoted a speech from Lord Neuberger, former chairman of the UK Supreme Court, who criticized Johnson's Single Market Act for not only giving the government power to breach contracts, but also … Continue reading News Digest 9th October

Hubertus Heil: stamping an SPD identity on the coalition government

Since the SPD's historically low vote of 20.5% in the 2017 election, the party has been struggling to re-establish a clear identity and to communicate what it stands for in the 21st century. One of the party's 'hope-bearers' - a politician in whom hope for the future is placed - is Employment Minister, Hubertus Heil. … Continue reading Hubertus Heil: stamping an SPD identity on the coalition government