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DZP for me.
 

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NLP even though I disagree with their kulturkampf policies (being a Catholic myself) and the Anti-Socialist Laws. But the other liberal parties are too extreme...
 

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If only the DFP didn't oppose the Anti-Socialist laws, I would vote for them. How does the NLP want to treat the anti-socialist laws? They seem kinda vague.
 

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Nationalliberale Partei Can't waste a vote!
 

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Deutsche Forschrittspartei (I swung from the far right to the far left :p)

My German brothers, Bismarck's proposed kulturkampf does make sense by simple reading. However, the devil is in the details, they will promote secularisation to every religion except for the Lutheran Church. This is a blatant political manoeuvre to solidify the Protestant Junker system. We shall have a kulturkampf, but it must cover every church! Only the Deutsche Forschrittspartei can see to this!
 

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My vote goes again to the German Progress Party (Deutsche Forschrittspartei)

The Kulturkampf needs to be expanded to include the Protestant Church, and not only attacking the Catholic Church.
 

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If only the DFP didn't oppose the Anti-Socialist laws, I would vote for them. How does the NLP want to treat the anti-socialist laws? They seem kinda vague.
The NLP aren't keen on the Anti-Socialist Laws but wouldn't see them as a barrier to coalition.

Early Poll:

NLP: 6
DZP: 3
DFP: 4
KP: 1
DRP: 0

After a decent number of votes the old right looks in a bad way whilst the NLP is going from strength to strength with a just under half the vote so far. Despite its radical turn the DFP looks like staying a major force whilst the Centre have had a good start.
 

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Man this is a hard call. I still haven't been able to decide. Only been able to eliminate one party from consideration and it was the KP. GAAAAH. Well i got till Monday.
 

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I secretly hope that the DRP don't win a single seat. That would really cause the excrement to hit the proverbial fan, and I'd love to see Tommy try to write his way out of that pothole.:)
 

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I secretly hope that the DRP don't win a single seat. That would really cause the excrement to hit the proverbial fan, and I'd love to see Tommy try to write his way out of that pothole.:)
I've just been starting to think about how such a situation could be handled :p.
 

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These are truly strange elections, in which the voice of tolerance is confined to only a single party.
Perhaps it is the radicalization of the usually dignified conservative party which is driving its voters away from it.

Will this beast of Kulturkampf, unleashed by Bismarck, inadvertently deliver Germany into the hands of a radical and anti-religious quasi-liberalism?
I pray not. Vote with your conscience, I beg you, my dear countrymen.

Truly very interesting AAR this. Loving it. :)
 

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I've just been starting to think about how such a situation could be handled :p.
Write about how Prussian Junkers got tired of everyone else, decided to launch a civil war and annihilate any anti-Bismarck forces...In loving memory of Anarchist-Independent coalition. :(
 

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You heard the man: vote for anyone but the DRP! ;)
Shush, don't say so out loud! Otherwise people will vote DRP just to spite us and our cunning plan to make the AAR more interesting! :p
 

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Write about how Prussian Junkers got tired of everyone else, decided to launch a civil war and annihilate any anti-Bismarck forces...In loving memory of Anarchist-Independent coalition. :(
Damn Finnish Baby-eaters! Where's hero-of-the-Revolution Blanqui when you need him? :p

Vote with your conscience, I beg you, my dear countrymen.
To be fair, I sort of did. :)
 

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