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  • Conference Report
  • Writing Feminism into Marxism

  • 17 Oct 16
  • “Building Bridges – shifting and strengthening visions – exploring alternatives”: under this title the second edition of the Marxist-Feminist Conference gathered on 7–9 October in Vienna’s Academy of Fine Arts 500 participants from 29 countries of all continents.
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  • Analysis: 2016 Parliamentary Elections in Russia
  • Hegemony or Negotiated Consensus?

  • By Veronika Sušová-Salminen | 12 Oct 16
  • This year’s parliamentary elections in Russia did not promise any big surprises. In the end, there was at least one: a landslide victory for the pro-Kremlin political party United Russia (Yedinaya Rossiya) which took 76 % of seats in the Russian parliament or State Duma.[1]
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  • Short Report
  • Regional elections in the Czech Republic

  • By Dagmar Svendová | 12 Oct 16
  • Elections to regional councils in the Czech Republic were held in 13 regions (except Prague) on 7 and 8 October 2016*. In one third of constituency's were together with Czech senate elections. In general the results show clear loss for both traditional left-wing parties as well as traditional right-wing parties across Czech Republic.
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  • EL denounces the closure of “Népszabadság”
  • Hungary’s largest independent newspaper shut down

  • 10 Oct 16
  • On 8 October 2016 with the assistance of an Austrian media magnate the Hungarian government by putsch-like action shut the publication of “Népszabadság”, one of the most-widely circulated daily opposition newspaper.
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  • Workshop on Productive Transformation
  • Europe Deserves Better: Building Alliances Towards a New Model of Development

  • 25 October 2016 - 26 October 2016 |   Brussels
  • In close cooperation with the Nicos Poulantzas Institute and the Brussels office of the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation, transform! wishes to present the outcomes of its work on Europe’s productive transformation and to exchange views on similar plans put forward by other progressive forces.
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  • Preface
  • The Enigma of Europe
  • Transformation Strategies: Productive Reconstruction and the Commons
  • Debate
  • Country Reports
  • Activity Report
  • Additional Articles (language-specific)
  • Book Order

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