The World from Berlin 'Green Party Issues Have Gone Mainstream'

Germany's Green Party is experiencing an unprecedented rise in public opinion polls. But why? German commentators say that disgust with other parties is on the rise -- and the Greens have profited by moving to the center.
Germany's Green Party has never been as high in public opinion surveys as they are now.

Germany's Green Party has never been as high in public opinion surveys as they are now.

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