Could the era of Germany’s first female chancellor end sooner than planned? Merkel’s departure — whenever it occurs — shouldn’t trigger drama for liberal Europe, but instead could be a chance for a rebirth, writes Christine Keilholz.
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Dresden-based political journalist
Christine Keilholz is a political journalist based in Dresden, Germany. Her stories appear in newspapers such as Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Welt and Neue Zürcher Zeitung. Christine studied History and German literature at the University of Leipzig and is a 2019 graduate of the Journalism Fellowhip of the Munk School of Global Affairs in Toronto.