Left’s Lafontaine tipped for comeback after cancer surgery

Left’s Lafontaine tipped for comeback after cancer surgery

The socialist Left party chairman Oskar Lafontaine is planning a return to politics after he recovers from recent prostate cancer treatment, the Frankfurter Rundschau newspaper reported Sunday.

Bisky suggests Left and SPD should make up, possibly even fuse

Bisky suggests Left and SPD should make up, possibly even fuse

Brandenburg parliament rocked by Stasi scandal

Brandenburg parliament rocked by Stasi scandal

Lafontaine recovering after cancer operation

Lafontaine recovering after cancer operation

Socialist leader Lafontaine has cancer

Socialist leader Lafontaine has cancer

Rising populism in Germany: What should mainstream parties do about it?

Rising populism in Germany: What should mainstream parties do about it?

Leftists demand 100 percent tax on the rich

Leftists demand 100 percent tax on the rich

Socialists back 30-hour workweek initiative

Socialists back 30-hour workweek initiative

Unions call nationwide strikes on Monday

Unions call nationwide strikes on Monday

Leftists wants police pepper spray ban

Leftists wants police pepper spray ban

Survey shows Pirates sailing full speed ahead

Survey shows Pirates sailing full speed ahead

MPs to boycott Pope’s Bundestag speech

MPs to boycott Pope’s Bundestag speech

Northeastern state election gets underway

Northeastern state election gets underway

Social Democrats warn leftists after Wall praise

Social Democrats warn leftists after Wall praise

Pressure grows on Left over anti-Semitism

Pressure grows on Left over anti-Semitism

Anti-Semitic flyer found on The Left website

Anti-Semitic flyer found on The Left website

Greens jump in the polls

Greens jump in the polls

Former neo-Nazi becomes leftist after sex change

Former neo-Nazi becomes leftist after sex change

Leftists fear becoming ‘attractive as a cow pie’

Leftists fear becoming ‘attractive as a cow pie’

Left remembers Luxemburg and Liebknecht amid communism row

Left remembers Luxemburg and Liebknecht amid communism row

Conservatives call for ban on The Left party amid commie flap

Conservatives call for ban on The Left party amid commie flap

WikiLeaks cable embarrasses Left leader

WikiLeaks cable embarrasses Left leader

Socialist class warriors divided over leaders’ posh hotel rooms

Socialist class warriors divided over leaders’ posh hotel rooms

Unruly MPs to face €3,000 fines

Unruly MPs to face €3,000 fines

German business eyes friendlier future with the Green Party

German business eyes friendlier future with the Green Party

Leftist politician accused of illegally selling machine guns

Leftist politician accused of illegally selling machine guns

Court allows surveillance of leftist politicians

Court allows surveillance of leftist politicians

SPD and Greens approve coalition pact in NRW

SPD and Greens approve coalition pact in NRW

SPD refuses Left invitation to opposition summit

SPD refuses Left invitation to opposition summit

Deadly Israeli commando raid shocks Merkel

Deadly Israeli commando raid shocks Merkel

Left-wing coalition talks fail in the Rhineland

Left-wing coalition talks fail in the Rhineland

Lafontaine steps aside for new Left party leaders

Lafontaine steps aside for new Left party leaders

The Left presents blueprint for party platform

The Left presents blueprint for party platform

Leftist chief Lafontaine to step down

Leftist chief Lafontaine to step down

FDP dismisses donation accusations

FDP dismisses donation accusations

Women touted to replace ailing Lafontaine

Women touted to replace ailing Lafontaine

Leftist leader Bartsch to step down

Leftist leader Bartsch to step down

Left party calls Hartz IV a ‘poverty machine’

Left party calls Hartz IV a ‘poverty machine’

SPD’s Gabriel open to coalition with leftists

SPD’s Gabriel open to coalition with leftists

SPD chooses coalition with CDU in Thuringia

SPD chooses coalition with CDU in Thuringia

German parties present miniature political utopia in Hamburg

German parties present miniature political utopia in Hamburg

Opposition rails against grand coalition but blocks alternatives

Opposition rails against grand coalition but blocks alternatives

Leftist leader in Thuringia employing ex-Stasi officer as secretary

Leftist leader in Thuringia employing ex-Stasi officer as secretary

The Left party surges in latest opinion poll

The Left party surges in latest opinion poll

Battered SPD limps into national election

Battered SPD limps into national election

The super nanny state

The super nanny state

Shambolic Left party aims to unite for poll

Shambolic Left party aims to unite for poll

Toasting times for Germany’s leftists

Toasting times for Germany’s leftists

SPD claws to highest poll rating this year

SPD claws to highest poll rating this year

Duisburg candidate for mayor: boycott Israel

Duisburg candidate for mayor: boycott Israel

Socialists nominate TV cop Sodann for German presidency

Socialists nominate TV cop Sodann for German presidency