one has to consider the Federal Republic as matrix introduce: in the rows the federal states, in the columns the corona areas of application such as schools, day care centers, restaurants, sports. It’s a crude matrix that three speeds reflects, at least. After individual federal states, most recently Bavaria, made a name for themselves with the policy of relaxation against the lockdown, the chancellor today has little more to do in her video chat with the prime ministers than to fix the colorfulness of the republic.
Angela Merkel, the guardian of the virus becomes an observer of an unleashed republic. The new norm should now be that one district no more than a week 50 new infections may have on 100,000 inhabitants – otherwise it goes back to the old restriction. Merkel’s fight against an upper limit for refugees lasted considerably longer than her fight against one Upper limit for the virus from Wuhan.
A few details of the “Great Relaxation” campaign are already known. For example, that the hospitality industry unlocks the doors between 9 and 22 May. There is obviously little that does not open again. Also the Football Bundesliga should start because of the “special position of professional athletes”. But when? A two-week quarantine measure “possibly in the form of a training camp” must precede, it says in the resolution. That points to May 22nd.
The video by the Berlin professional has what the “hygiene and safety concept” of the Bundesliga can be worth Salomon Kalou illustrated – in any case there is no shortage of body contacts in the cabin. It’s as self-explanatory as the Ibiza video. That won’t stop politics from getting an OK, just like the fact that clubs are very different officially ten positive tests bypass players. While Cologne or Gladbach only have the affected players paused, Erzgebirge Aue sends the entire team into quarantine for three days out of duty of care.
Perhaps it is simply the case that some in society really do Substitute heroes thirst in football; something like this can even displace the sadness of empty arenas. Perhaps the Germans will now find more idols in politics. The Freiburg professor writes in his new book “Postheroic Heroes – A Time Picture” worth reading Ulrich Bröckling at least via a “state of exception” that calls for “exceptional forms”: “If normal operations prune people to average size, the heroic flourishes in a state of emergency.” Instead of official powers, procedural rules or the better argument, the decisive act counts. With the cultural sociologist in our luggage, we can do it all at once Armin Laschet, Markus Söder or Reiner Haseloff understand better.
The term of office ends today Andreas Vosskuhle as President of the Federal Constitutional Court. He accompanied this farewell with a final verdict that the Explosive power of a hand grenade has, as our cover story shows. For the first time in its history, Karlsruhe states that “Acts and decisions of European institutions obviously do not derive from the European order of competence are covered and therefore cannot be effective in Germany, ”explains Voßkuhle. It is about the billion-dollar bond purchases of the European Central Bank (ECB), which are now partly unconstitutional.
In the short term, the ECB’s policy is not in jeopardy, it will be able to justify its goals better, but in future the judgment could exacerbate the corona crisis, Monika Schnitzer fears. And for the CDU politician Friedrich Merz a deep divide between Karlsruhe and the European Court of Justice is now becoming apparent. Andreas Voßkuhle will probably be in high demand as a political commentator in the future.
To the indestructible bon mots Politicians have the saying: “If you don’t know what to do – you set up a working group.” So it was yesterday at the car summit in the Chancellery, where VW, Daimler and BMW asked for an anti-crisis subsidy in the form of a “restart bonus”, possibly also a “recycling bonus”, rather cheekily. Angela Merkel emphasized the “special meaning” of the car industry for added value and employment, and now they want to talk about “measures to stimulate the economy” by the beginning of June, says government spokesman Steffen Seibert.
This announces a warm rain of money – the prompt other industries and the opposition on battlement brings. Buying premiums for cars are wrong, FDP traffic politician Daniela Kluckert tells us: “In the first edition of 2009, they only had a pull-forward effect.” Cars that were subsidized in 2020 would then be missing on the balance sheet in 2021. Maybe another topic for the working group.
21 years for the SPD in the Bundestag, budget spokesman for his parliamentary group, all of this points to influence. Was too Johannes Kahrs as spokesman for the “Seeheimer Kreis” something like the figurehead of the conservative Social Democrats, who used to be called “sewer workers”. But now Kahrs – sorry – the channel itself is full, Knall resigns from the Bundestag mandate and looks for a fresh start outside of politics. A Defiant reactionbecause it was not possible to become a military officer. The SPD backs up the post to the faction vice Eva Högl to what is also the widely recognized incumbent Hans-Peter Bartels extremely hurts. If the SPD gives in to its intrinsic tendency to intrigue, the bottom line is this: one job, two victims, frustration for everyone.
The Cyber attack was part of the “Fancy Bear” spy campaign and stole more than 16 megabytes of data from the Bundestag’s IT system in spring 2015, including a large number of MEPs’ emails. It was a fiasco. Now the Federal Attorney General has obtained an international arrest warrant from the Federal Court of Justice against the Russian hacker, according to information from WDR, NDR and “Süddeutscher Zeitung” Dmitrij Badinwho is supposed to work for the military secret service GRU.
Badin is said to have used the specially developed malware “VSC.exe”. The United States has also been looking for the man who had been involved in hacking the Democratic Party before the 2016 presidential election for two years. Investigators can choose from Albert Einstein Feel motivated: “The world is not threatened by people who are evil, but by those who allow evil.”
And then there’s the big one Warren Buffett from Nebraska, hero of “Value Investing”, philosopher of capitalism, who advises his shareholders: “If you can not roughly estimate future profits, stay away from it.” 89-year-old billionaire but only stop on a trip to Krefeld! Then he would not have to be from the family business, among other things Wolfgang Schulz Reclaim 643 million euros of 800 million purchase price. An arbitration tribunal in New York granted the American – in this “case of clear and comprehensive fraud” – the large sum; Sales and profits were manipulated.
The accused deny, talk about their “bright brand” – and now go into bankruptcy. The Krefeld district court our editorial team confirms bankruptcy applications for four Schulz companies. On the Lower Rhine, the “Oracle of Omaha” is only the creditor from America.
I wish you a fraud-free day with nice performance, in whatever you invest. Warm greetings to you
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