Quo vadis, Alte Tante? Jana Faus on state & fate of the SPD

The venerable Social Democratic Party of Germany is in a strange place as the 2021 Bundestag federal election approaches. How did they get there? Will the party recover support by the time of election? Which role will it play in the upcoming term? And what are its prospects beyond 2021? pollytix co-founder and managing director Jana Faus together with Ed Turner of Aston University wrote up a piece about these topics for the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies at Johns Hopkins University. The post includes graphics from pollytix’s coalition calculator.

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