Lilla Balint, professor of German, remarks on election results in Germany (CBS News)

September 28, 2021

Lilla Balint, German professor, reflects on recent Germany election resultsCBS news foreign correspondent Chris Liversay reports the race to succeed Angela Merkel and her legacy as Germany's leader for 16 years. 

***At 2:43, Lilla Balint, UC Berkeley assistant German professor in the division of Arts and Humanities, joins Tanya Rivero on CBSN to discuss how a new government could shake up politics in Germany and across Europe:

"When you think back 16 years ago, Merkel didn't establish herself over one day...we'll have to see how this plays out." 

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