On the 12. November 1918, the Foundation stone for the was laid right in Germany: The Republic had been declared three days previously, the First world war for a day. The so-called Council of people’s deputies started to make the Transition of the Kingdom from monarchy to democracy. A call “To the German people” on this day, contained in laws, the announcement of a new electoral law, the loss for the first time, women.
On the 30. November 2018, this joined with the Reich electoral law in force. In the first elections in the Weimar Republic, on 19. In January 1919 were able to choose women then, finally, for the first time in Germany, and for political Offices to run. In the new national Assembly 37 of 432 deputies were following a female – the women’s quota was well below ten percent.