Photo Gallery: Germany's Green Wave
Foto: Patrick Pleul/ dpa

Photo Gallery: Germany's Green Wave

Letter from Berlin Germany's Greens Divided in the Face of Responsibility

For the first time in its history, Germany's Green Party is preparing to lead a state government. But far from basking in the glow of success, deep divides between party conservatives and ideological leftists are bubbling to the surface. Is the party ready for major political responsibility?
Von Ralf Beste, Simone Kaiser und Christian Schwägerl
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan