News analysis

Alarm bells ringing for establishment parties

The erosion of the party system in Germany is proceeding at a rapid rate.

In Sunday's state elections in Bavaria, the once-established parties have again suffered significant losses.

TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE

Thank you for reading The Straits Times

You have reached one of our Premium stories. To continue reading, get access now or log in if you are a subscriber.

What is Premium?

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 16, 2018, with the headline 'Alarm bells ringing for establishment parties'. Print Edition | Subscribe