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  • Public Meetings & Official Launch
  • Democracy in Europe Movement 2025 (DiEM 25)

  • 09 February 2016 - 09 February 2016 |   Berlin
  • On 9 February, the Volksbühne Theatre in Berlin will host the launch of a Pan-European movement with a simple, radical purpose: To democratise Europe! The movement will be launched by Yanis Varoufakis, Greece’s ex-finance minister.
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  • Interview with Yanis Varoufakis
  • Democracy, power and sovereignty in today’s Europe

  • By Nick Buxton, Yanis Varoufakis | 22 Jan 16
  • In a wide-ranging interview, former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis, argues that the nation-state is dead and democracy in the EU has been replaced by a toxic algorithmic depoliticisation that, if it is not confronted, will lead to depression, disintegration and possibly war in Europe. He calls for a launch of a pan-European movement to democratise Europe, to save it before it is too late.
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  • US Presidential Elections
  • Bernie Sanders' Socialist America

  • By Ethan Earle | 22 Jan 16
  • Ethan Earle on the U.S. Democratic presidential primary and why socialist Bernie Sanders is doing so well in it. An opinionated analysis about what the Bernie phenomenon means in the broader context of U.S. politics.
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  • Hungary
  • The Fidesz Recipe

  • By György Droppa | 18 Jan 16
  • Fidesz is not a ground-up movement or the product of a specific political theory or philosophy. Instead, Fidesz is a precision-engineered religion – a power-center controlled by the government and the head of the church.
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  • 2015 was a year in which the limits of what could be achieved within the European Union's neoliberal architecture and current balance of forces were tested, as never before.

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