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“Superdelegates” Decide Primaries in USA

March 11, 2008 // Nuernberger Nachrichten - Germany - German

Neither Obama nor Hillary is able to obtain a majority – US Democrats face a crucial test WASHINGTON – Wyoming, Mississippi, Pennsylvania. The primary carousel among the U.S. Democrats keeps spinning, and as of now, a clear decision has not yet emerged. After 45 primaries and 28 million votes, the balance of power [Read more]

The German Fascination About Obama

March 6, 2008 // NetZeitung - Germany - German

Election campaign in the United States The German fascination about Obama Germany is eagerly watching the U.S. pre-election campaign. Not one day passes without the “Phenomenon Obama” being discussed in the media. But would an Obama also be possible in Germany? Jens Teschke lets his mind wander. [Read more]

An Obama for Germany

March 4, 2008 // Financial Times - Germany - German

In Berlin, functionaries and boredom rule. Exciting personalities could easily triumph over both. What do Barack Obama and Guido Westerwelle have in common? Both were born in 1961 – and their shows from the past days can both be found in YouTube. Unfortunately the similarities end here. The US-Presidential [Read more]

Obama – A Cowboy for Washington

February 25, 2008 // Financial Times Deutschland - Germany - German

Before her speech in El Paso, Texas, candidate Hillary Clinton was presented a child wearing a sombrero. The child and the candidate stood hand in hand for a while on the stage, both looking a bit bewildered. The child was finally able to get off the stage. But the candidate remained in the spotlight. [Read more]
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