Dig deeper into the subject of this week’s cartoon:
The European Union will badly miss Angela Merkel (September 25th edition)
The Social Democrats are likely to take charge in Germany (October 2nd edition)
Charlemagne: Germany’s election is revealingly European (October 2nd edition)
The Economist explains: Who is Olaf Scholz, and what kind of Germany would he lead? (August 2021)
KAL’s cartoon appears weekly in The Economist. You can see last week’s here.
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