Germans chose Angela Merkel as their first female Chancellor because they knew they could rely on her steady hand. Trained as a physicist, Merkel entered politics as a second career after the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Angela Dorothea Merkel is a German politician and former research scientist, who has been the Chancellor of Germany since 2005 and the leader of the Christian Democratic Union since She is the first woman to hold either office.
I honestly don’t have words for how dickish Trump and his GOP cult really are. This from the Independent: Angela Merkel will reportedly ignore Donald Trump’s attempts to extricate from Germany for what he deems to be owed contributions.
Angela Merkel Photos Photos: Theresa May Meets Angela Merkel in Berlin
Angela Merkel vs Ivanka Trump: When did your doctorate in physical chemistry and have been the de facto leader in Europe for 14 years but you have to be polite to a handbag designer who thinks she's your contemporary.