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DoDo nailed it. It's the Overton window in reverse. Large parts of the policies that Geissler and Lafontaine advocate were a part of the mainstream West German political consensus up until 1990. Now they've been displaced to the fringes of political discourse.

The fact is that what we're experiencing right now is a top-down disaster. -Paul Krugman
by dvx (dvx.clt št gmail dotcom) on Thu Jun 7th, 2007 at 03:47:03 AM EST
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