Blog


  • Seminar Report
  • Strategies for a Left in a Precarious World

  • Von Barbara Steiner | 14 Mar 13
  • The Swedish transform! member organization CMS (Centre for Marxist Studies) organized the one-day seminar “Strategies of the Left in a Precarious World” on 16 February 2013. It took place at Kafe Marx at the headquarters of the Swedish Left Party, where also the office of CMS is located. Various inputs from diverse perspectives were given by participants from all over Europe.
  • [mehr]


  • Interview with Asbjørn Wahl
  • The Rise and Fall of the Welfare State

  • Von Vladimir Simović, Asbjørn Wahl | 05 Mar 13
  • Asbjørn Wahl on Norway being the "upper deck of Titanic", the welfare state that hasn't been demanded by the working class, and why its time has passed. Also on the "genuine" and contemporary capitalism in Serbia and the EU, the dead end of the trade union movement and alternatives.
  • [mehr]

  • Heavy Protests against Austerity Measures across Portugal
  • Que Se Lixe a Troika! (“Screw the Troika!”)

  • 04 Mar 13
  • Hundreds of thousands of people flooded the streets of Portuguese cities on 2 March, protesting austerity measures that the government hopes will help to avoid the bailout and lift the country out of recession.
  • [mehr]

  • A tribute to Stéphane Hessel, carrier of hope and peace
  • Optimistic, indignant, committed

  • 28 Feb 13
  • On the sad occasion of the death of Stéphane Hessel we publish a first obituary by the French Peace Movement. -
  • [mehr]

  • Mobilising Video
  • Action Days for a European Spring

  • 27 Feb 13
  • Campaign video for the days of action 13-14 March out now. The video provides a very telling compilation of original quotes of European leaders.
  • [mehr]

  • Die Linke and the Front de Gauche are Revamping Franco-German Relations

  • Von Anne Sabourin | 25 Feb 13
  • On 22 January 2013, France and Germany were celebrating, with considerable pomp, the anniversary of the “Elysée Treaty”. However, 50 years after the treaty was signed, in a new world and a crisis in Europe, it would be more appropriate to revamp Franco-German relations … an idea, which at least inspired the Front de Gauche and Die Linke, whose co-operation has strengthened over the last few years.
  • [mehr]




  • Save the Departments of Foreign Languages and Literatures in Greece
  • Urgent Petition from Greek Universities

  • 18 Feb 13
  • Based on financial logistics rather than on criteria of academic excellence, the ATHENA scheme of the Greek government regarding University Education calls for the merging of the Departments of English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish Languages and Literatures, into a single “Department of...
  • [mehr]

  • Call for Action against the EU Spring Summit, 13-14 March
  • For a European Spring! Our Democracy against their Austerity!

  • 14 Feb 13
  • “For a European Spring” is a call for actions, strikes and demonstrations all over Europe on 13 March, and for a pan-European demonstration and creative actions in the city of Brussels on 14 March. It is targeted at the EU Spring Summit, where leaders from across the continent will assemble on 14 and 15 to strengthen the European Council's response to the crisis.
  • [mehr]





  • The Work Projects for the First Half of 2013
  • transform! europe Conclave

  • Von Walter Baier | 28 Jan 13
  • On 16-17 January, the transform! europe managing board met for a conclave in Vienna to define the work projects of the first half of 2013.
  • [mehr]


  • Meeting of the Preparation Committee in Brussels
  • Towards the Alter Summit

  • Von Walter Baier | 24 Jan 13
  • Already in December last year a strategy meeting of the organisations preparing the “Alter Summit of the European Peoples” (Athens, 7-9 June) took place in Brussels. The meeting was attended by 75 persons representing 50 organisations from 18 countries.
  • [mehr]
Page 6 from 7.