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the belief in a gradual transition from capitalism to socialism by democratic means

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The Social Democrats initially planned to go into opposition.
Merkel The Social Democrats will put forward six names - three women and three men - to lead the ministries they will control in the upcoming coalition in the coming days, he said.
Opinion polls show the conservatives ahead with around a third of the vote and a tight race for second between the Social Democrats and the Freedom Party (FPO), whose candidate nearly won last year's presidential election.
He emphasized that the government program had been jointly worked out by the LFGU and the Social Democrats.
Denmark's Social Democrats were ousted by a centre-right coalition headed by the mainstream Venstre party in 2015.
He believes it would be to the benefit of the fledgling Social Democrats, who have two deputies - party leaders Catherine Murphy and Roisin Shortall - to join with Labour and their seven TDs.
In 1932-33, Hitler wedged his way into the left-wing gap slashed open by years of warfare between the German Social Democrats and the Communist Party.
Werner Faymann's abrupt resignation both as Austrian chancellor and head of the Social Democrats is only the end of the beginning of the political strife within his party over how to deal with the emerging right-wing populist Freedom Party.
Within the framework of the seminar titled "Development of Political Culture and Strengthening of Political Dialogue for Sustainable Democracy", MPs of VMRO-DPMNE and SDSM are confronting arguments at the European Parliament in Brussels on Monday and Tuesday for the first time since the Social Democrats commenced their boycott of the Macedonian Parliament.
The central board of the Social Democrats decided at its meeting Friday that the leadership should begin revealing the documents that reportedly prove the government's crime and corruption.
BERLIN, Dec 15 (KUNA) -- The new German Government has been officially elected for the next four years, after Chancellor Angela Merkel succeeded in bringing together the new Grand Coalition of Christian and Social Democrats parties, despite a near-three-month wait.
Environmentalists applauded as the placards went up and the Social Democrats beamed.
A quarter of a century after the fall of Communism in the 1989 "Velvet Revolution", Czechs have grown disillusioned with their political class and used their votes to protest against established parties, including the Social Democrats, that have been stained by corruption scandals.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Czech center-left Social Democrats took an early lead in the central European country's parliamentary election, partial results showed on Saturday.
Prague: The main opposition centre-left Social Democrats looked set to win most votes in a Czech parliamentary election ending on Saturday but new protest parties were also expected to do well, complicating the formation of a new government.
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