Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

As Merkel bids farewell, German women wish for more equality

BERLIN — Angela Merkel, Germany's first female chancellor, has been praised by many for her pragmatic leadership in a turbulent world and celebrated by some as a feminist icon. But a look at her track record over her 16 years at Germany's helm reveals missed opportunities for fighting gender inequality at home. Named "The World's Most ...