Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Angela Merkel attacked by homegrown critics for preaching austerity to Europe while Germany goes on a spending spree

Image: Irish Leader tries to impress Merkel with his knowledge of recent German history and has become Merkel's pet student.

Chancellor Angela Merkel's meeting with David Cameron was overshadowed by fierce criticism of her government's policies in Germany, where she stands accused of preaching austerity for the rest of Europe while going on a spending spree at home.