The left-wing populist "Stand up"movement with a Tweet sentiment against the broadcasting fee. In the Twitter Account of the right populist AfD is upset that "ripped off". In Cologne, an "Anti-announced-GEZ-Demo".
More than 39 million households in Germany pay a monthly 17,50 Euro for the financing of ARD, ZDF and Germany radio. A choice you don't have to: Each household has to pay the broadcasting fee, regardless of whether the public-use regulatory programs or not.
The Trouble, see to Stand up, the AfD and the Anti-GEZ-Demo. Like a lot of Trouble but is it? He is greatly need to fear the transmitter to your income, Yes your existence? Reliable Figures for this, there is not. Good for corporations, good for the broadcasting policy, which must be located again this year on the amount of the broadcasting fee?
populism on all sides
Nothing is really good. The populists on the left, right and center against the contribution model, if not against the public service System act, and agitate, you, however, is the factual and argumentative poverty of many Statements frightening. Rarely that it's not about opinion burps Chen.
the transmitter and broadcasting policy must not calm down. Populism is just celebrating the wedding, and he is voracious than ever. He realizes, what topic makes him big and powerful and influential, no longer can he loose. The licence fee as a means to an end of government, broadcasting, system, media, Propaganda seems to be caught in this maelstrom.More about
fees receivable from ARD and ZDF, a mix of experience self-consciously done in the new yearKurt Sagatz
recent public Statements made by the ARD Chairman Ulrich Wilhelm and the ZDF-intendant Thomas Bellut have to feed. Up with the licence fee, otherwise would have to be reduced in the programs. This was simple populism. Because it is against the excitement of the broadcasting contribution to the threat of the licence fee. The public System deserves more, if it is to be open to the public-legal System.