CDU Boss Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer welcomes the participation of students in the free daily climate protests. “Less well I find, however, that you do it during school time,” said the former Saarland Minister-President in an Interview with TV channel RTL. Nevertheless, a participation during school time was “possible” – under two conditions. “If you say you do, then you must bear the consequences.”

“students need to self-organize,”

the pupils in the case of a participation, Kramp-karrenbauer to live, in order to have unexcused lessons in the witness stand, you should write to the parents you have no excuse. It is also to be asked in the children and young people’s own responsibility: “The students have to take care of yourself organized so that you make up for the missed material covered in class, so that you are able to consist of class work.” Otherwise, you would have to take in purchase to get poor grades. “Who is responsible enough to demonstrate for the climate, which I very much welcome the fact that, you have to be responsible enough to organize themselves in this manner and I believe that is possible,” Kramp-Karrenbauer in the conversation.


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this Friday went according to the estimates of organizers nationwide in more than 230 cities around 300,000 participants to the streets to demonstrate for the fight against climate change. Came to the largest of the “Fridays For Future”rallies in Berlin, Cologne and Munich, more than 10,000 people, including thousands of students, according to the police, each during class time.

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The “Fridays For Future”demonstrations are not the only issue, the CDU-Boss concerns at present. After the public criticism of your carnival appearance (read the background here) and the discussion of carnival costumes for children (more here) called for Kramp-Karrenbauer, to set the priorities differently: “If you look around in the world, then one sees, in fact, that we have more important and bigger problems, we should talk. To find the right level and the right middle, that is the task before us,” she said.

A further task in front of Kramp-Karrenbauer, the preparation for this year’s elections in Europe and in four Federal States – and possibly at the Federal level? The CDU leader waved off: “at the Moment We have a stable government. We have a Chancellor, from all the polls say that both the population in General but also in particular our own members, that the Chancellor remains. In the Rest of this is my desire.” Nevertheless, the party must always be prepared for possible early elections. Whether you would then have to make as Chancellor candidate for the Union, let Kramp open-karrenbauer in the Interview.

In the recent “political barometer” of the ZDF, 51 of the respondents AKK considered as a possible Chancellor to be unsuitable, 34 percent considered it to be appropriate. In the popularity of the leading politicians of the CDU Head fell back, within three weeks from fourth place to fifth place.

excerpts from the Interview with CDU leader, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer RTL from 18: 45 in the newscast “RTL aktuell”, and from midnight onwards, in the “night journal”. The entire conversation will be published in .

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