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Fedor Ruhose

Fedor Ruhose, born in 1982, is managing director of the head office of the SPD parliamentary group in the Federal State Parliament of Rhineland-Palatinate and policy fellow at the think tank “Das Progressive Zentrum”.

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Germany’s social democrats

Fedor Ruhose

After Martin Schulz became leader of the Social Democratic Party (SPD) and was nominated as its candidate for the German chancellery, it looked like a political myth had finally been proved wrong. Up until the nomination of Schulz in Spring 2017, the narrative had prevailed that the Social Democratic Party had lost its popular base,…