NOT “TOO MUCH ISLAM, BUT TOO LITTLE CHRISTIANITY” 11/17/2010


German Chancellor Angela Merkel stirred her audience and won a 10 minute standing ovation, when she spoke at her conservative party's conference in Karlsruhe on Monday.

"Germany doesn't suffer from too much Islam, but too little Christianity," she said, touching on the thorny issue of integration.

Flexing her new political muscle, the former physicist also stressed the importance of family and called for a ban on the screening of embryos to be used for IVF (fertility) treatment.

Merkel received a 10-minute standing ovation at the end of her speech, "Chuck all the forecasts in the bin," she told the audience, "We can make it."

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