The election of Donald Trump as US President in 2016 also caused a stir in Germany. The SPD is now teasing in a post against the Junge Union.
Berlin – The choice of Donald Trump* 45th President of the United States* in 2016 caused a surprise and sensation worldwide. Trump ushered in a new political age that began with the storming of the Capitol* At the beginning of the year it reached its sad climax. But it can be assumed that Trumpism will continue to dominate political culture in the years to come United States and especially within the Republican Party.
The Trump era is over – four years after the surprising election success is over
Trump’s election success 2016 was particularly popular among populist parties in Europe. Politicians from the AfD, FPÖ or Rassemblement National celebrated that “one of them” would now hold the most powerful office in the world. Other party types acted rather cautiously, but sometimes congratulated Trump as the winner of a democratic election, even if they certainly prefer Hillary Clinton in the White house seen.
Donald Trump: Post of the Junge Union causes a stir years later – “We are excited”
The reaction of the Young Union on the choice Trumpsafter his election defeat in November 2020 and the inauguration of his successor Joe Biden* was picked out again mainly by the SPD, the Greens and the Left. On January 22, 2017, the official TwitterAccount of the JU a picture of Trump’s inauguration with the words: “There is a lot of talk, criticism and demonstration. Let’s wait and see. We are excited. ”
Perhaps the conservative hoped Young Union on that Trump as a maker in White house and as a counterpoint to the political establishment a breath of fresh air in the United States would bring. Almost four years later, it applies United States as a divided nation. The storm on that Capitol by TrumpFollowers * and conspiracy believers is seen in many places as the lowest point in the USA in recent years and decades. The tension of the JU must have given way to disillusionment.
Donald Trump makes room for Joe Biden – SPD celebrates nine US presidents and taunts the JU
As on Wednesday with Joe Biden’s inauguration* the era Trump found its end, it read the SPD* however, don’t take the badly aged post’s JU to pick up again and tease in the direction of the youth organization. “Congratulations Mr. President. We are excited! ”Was the post on the account of SPD parliamentary group was published in the Bundestag.
Four years later the celebrates SPD with the same choice of words as the JU 2017 the entry of Joe Biden ins White House. A post from the Junge Union for Inauguration the 46th US President was not to be found. (fd) * merkur.de is part of the Ippen-Digital editorial network