Alliance 90/The Greens

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Alliance 90/The Greens, often simply Greens (Bündnis 90/Die Grünen or Grüne; ), is a green political party in Germany that was formed in 1993 from the merger of the German Green Party (founded in West Germany in 1980 and merged with the East Greens in 1990) and Alliance 90 (founded during the Revolution of 1989–1990 in East Germany).wikipedia
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Alliance 90/The Greens, often simply Greens (Bündnis 90/Die Grünen or Grüne; ), is a green political party in Germany that was formed in 1993 from the merger of the German Green Party (founded in West Germany in 1980 and merged with the East Greens in 1990) and Alliance 90 (founded during the Revolution of 1989–1990 in East Germany).
The political term "green" was used initially in relation to die Grünen (German for "the Greens"), a green party formed in the late 1970s.

List of political parties in Germany

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Alliance 90/The Greens, often simply Greens (Bündnis 90/Die Grünen or Grüne; ), is a green political party in Germany that was formed in 1993 from the merger of the German Green Party (founded in West Germany in 1980 and merged with the East Greens in 1990) and Alliance 90 (founded during the Revolution of 1989–1990 in East Germany).
Germany also has a number of minor parties, in recent history most importantly the Free Democratic Party (FDP), Alliance 90/The Greens, The Left, and more recently the Alternative for Germany (AfD), founded in 2013.

Annalena Baerbock

Since January 2018 Annalena Baerbock and Robert Habeck have co-led the party.
Annalena Charlotte Alma Baerbock (born 15 December 1980) is a German politician who currently serves as the chairwoman of Alliance 90/The Greens.

Robert Habeck

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Since January 2018 Annalena Baerbock and Robert Habeck have co-led the party.
Robert Habeck (born 2 September 1969 in Lübeck) is a German writer and politician of Alliance '90/The Greens and has been their leader since January 2018.

Joschka Fischer

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Important figures in the first years were – among others – Petra Kelly, Gert Bastian, Rudolf Bahro, Joseph Beuys, Antje Vollmer, Joschka Fischer, Herbert Gruhl, August Haußleiter, Luise Rinser,, Brigitte Heinrich,, and. Around this time, Joschka Fischer emerged as the unofficial leader of the party, which he remained until resigning all leadership posts following the 2005 federal election. Joschka Fischer became Vice-Chancellor of Germany and foreign minister in the new government, which had two other Green ministers (Andrea Fischer, later Renate Künast, and Jürgen Trittin).
Joseph Martin "Joschka" Fischer (born 12 April 1948) is a German politician of the Alliance '90/The Greens.

Rudolf Bahro

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Important figures in the first years were – among others – Petra Kelly, Gert Bastian, Rudolf Bahro, Joseph Beuys, Antje Vollmer, Joschka Fischer, Herbert Gruhl, August Haußleiter, Luise Rinser,, Brigitte Heinrich,, and.
Bahro was a leader of the West German party The Greens, but became disenchanted with its political organization, left the party and explored spiritual approaches to sustainability.

Petra Kelly

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Important figures in the first years were – among others – Petra Kelly, Gert Bastian, Rudolf Bahro, Joseph Beuys, Antje Vollmer, Joschka Fischer, Herbert Gruhl, August Haußleiter, Luise Rinser,, Brigitte Heinrich,, and.
She was a founding member of the German Green Party, the first Green party to rise to prominence both nationally in Germany and worldwide.

2017 German federal election

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In the 2017 federal elections the Greens came sixth with 8.9% of the votes and 67 out of 709 seats in the Bundestag.
The other parties to achieve representation in the Bundestag were the Left and the Greens, who each won close to 9% of the vote.

August Haußleiter

Important figures in the first years were – among others – Petra Kelly, Gert Bastian, Rudolf Bahro, Joseph Beuys, Antje Vollmer, Joschka Fischer, Herbert Gruhl, August Haußleiter, Luise Rinser,, Brigitte Heinrich,, and.
During the 1980s he remained politically active, but now as a somewhat unconventional member of the German Green party.

Gert Bastian

Important figures in the first years were – among others – Petra Kelly, Gert Bastian, Rudolf Bahro, Joseph Beuys, Antje Vollmer, Joschka Fischer, Herbert Gruhl, August Haußleiter, Luise Rinser,, Brigitte Heinrich,, and.
Gert Bastian (26 March 1923 – presumably 1 October 1992) was a German military officer and politician with the German Green Party.

Antje Vollmer

Important figures in the first years were – among others – Petra Kelly, Gert Bastian, Rudolf Bahro, Joseph Beuys, Antje Vollmer, Joschka Fischer, Herbert Gruhl, August Haußleiter, Luise Rinser,, Brigitte Heinrich,, and.
Antje Vollmer (born May 31, 1943) is a German politician of the German Green Party.

Brigitte Heinrich

Important figures in the first years were – among others – Petra Kelly, Gert Bastian, Rudolf Bahro, Joseph Beuys, Antje Vollmer, Joschka Fischer, Herbert Gruhl, August Haußleiter, Luise Rinser,, Brigitte Heinrich,, and.
Brigitte Heinrich (born 29 June 1941, Frankfurt am Main - 29 December 1987) was a German journalist, and an Alliance '90/The Greens politician.

Germany

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Alliance 90/The Greens, often simply Greens (Bündnis 90/Die Grünen or Grüne; ), is a green political party in Germany that was formed in 1993 from the merger of the German Green Party (founded in West Germany in 1980 and merged with the East Greens in 1990) and Alliance 90 (founded during the Revolution of 1989–1990 in East Germany).
Following the 1998 elections, SPD politician Gerhard Schröder became the first Chancellor of a red–green coalition with the Alliance '90/The Greens party.

Alliance 90

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Alliance 90/The Greens, often simply Greens (Bündnis 90/Die Grünen or Grüne; ), is a green political party in Germany that was formed in 1993 from the merger of the German Green Party (founded in West Germany in 1980 and merged with the East Greens in 1990) and Alliance 90 (founded during the Revolution of 1989–1990 in East Germany).
It was this coalition that merged with the West German Green Party in 1993 to form Alliance 90/The Greens.

Environmentalist

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In the 1970s, environmentalists and peace activists politically organised amongst thousands of action groups.

Claudia Roth

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This controversy re-surfaced in 2013 and chairwoman Claudia Roth stated she welcomed an independent scientific investigation on the extent of influence pedophile activists had on the party in the mid 1980s.
Claudia Benedikta Roth (born 15 May 1955 in Ulm) is a German Green Party politician.

2005 German federal election

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Around this time, Joschka Fischer emerged as the unofficial leader of the party, which he remained until resigning all leadership posts following the 2005 federal election.
Many commentators expected the Christian Democrats to win a clear electoral victory and that CDU leader Angela Merkel would become Chancellor, forming a government with the Free Democratic Party (FDP) and displacing the governing SPD-Green coalition.

Jürgen Trittin

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Joschka Fischer became Vice-Chancellor of Germany and foreign minister in the new government, which had two other Green ministers (Andrea Fischer, later Renate Künast, and Jürgen Trittin).
Jürgen Trittin (born 25 July 1954) is a German Green politician.

Renate Künast

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Joschka Fischer became Vice-Chancellor of Germany and foreign minister in the new government, which had two other Green ministers (Andrea Fischer, later Renate Künast, and Jürgen Trittin).
Renate Elly Künast (born 15 December 1955) is a German politician of Alliance '90/The Greens.

Ecological Democratic Party

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In 1982, the conservative factions of the Greens broke away to form the Ecological Democratic Party (ÖDP).
In most of those issues which it emphasizes, such as the environment and trade, it is similar to the Green party.

Bundestag

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In the 2017 federal elections the Greens came sixth with 8.9% of the votes and 67 out of 709 seats in the Bundestag.
1 1983 to 1994 The Greens and 1990 to 1994 Alliance 90, since 1994 Alliance 90/The Greens

States of Germany

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After some success at state-level elections, the party won 27 seats with 5.7% of the vote in the Bundestag, the lower house of the German parliament, in the 1983 federal election.

Andrea Fischer

Joschka Fischer became Vice-Chancellor of Germany and foreign minister in the new government, which had two other Green ministers (Andrea Fischer, later Renate Künast, and Jürgen Trittin).
Andrea Fischer (born January 14, 1960 in Arnsberg/Westfalen) was a member of the German Bundestag for the German Green Party and from 1998 until 2001 Federal Minister for Health.

Gerhard Schröder

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Chancellor Gerhard Schröder called a vote of confidence, tying it to his strategy on the war.
As a member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), he led a coalition government of the SPD and the Greens.

Hans-Christian Ströbele

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This was partly due to the perception that the internal debate over the war in Afghanistan had been more honest and open than in other parties, and one of the MPs who had voted against the Afghanistan deployment, Hans-Christian Ströbele, was directly elected to the Bundestag as a district representative for the Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg – Prenzlauer Berg East constituency in Berlin, becoming the first Green to ever gain a first-past-the-post seat in Germany.
He is a member of Alliance '90/The Greens, the German green party.