Was the German Election a Turning Point?

Toronto, November 13, 2009 – Facilitator: Leo Panitch. Featuring presentations by: Frederick Peters – Political Science, York, Ingar Solty – Political Science, York, Jan Fichter – Frankfurt University, Roger Keil – York Centre for German and European Studies, Sabah Alnasseri – Political Science, York. Resources: Bullet #255: The German Federal Elections by Ingo Schmidt Die … Watch video »

Toronto, November 13, 2009 – Facilitator: Leo Panitch.

Featuring presentations by:

  • Frederick Peters – Political Science, York,
  • Ingar Solty – Political Science, York,
  • Jan Fichter – Frankfurt University,
  • Roger Keil – York Centre for German and European Studies,
  • Sabah Alnasseri – Political Science, York.

Resources:

  CDU SPD FDP The Left
Party
Greens
Share of total vote in % 33.8 23.0 14.6 11.9 10.7
Gains and losses of the total vote in % -1.4 -11.2 +4.8 +3.2 +2.6
Seats 239 146 93 76 68