• Analysis
  • Germany’s Upcoming Bundestag Election

  • By Harald Pätzolt | 21 Sep 21
  • In view of the recession in Germany’s manufacturing industry and with Angela Merkel not standing for election, the parties of the three chancellor candidates are closer in the polls than ever before. Die LINKE could have one path to power: in a coalition with the Social Democrats and the Greens.
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  • Analysis
  • Elections to the Russian State Duma

  • By Jiří Málek | 17 Sep 21
  • There will be a number of important elections on the European continent this year. Somewhat out of sights of mainstream media and EU citizens are the elections to the highest legislative body in the Russian Federation – the Duma. What are the issues involved?
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Upcoming Events

  • Online Seminar
  • The Post-Pandemic European Union

  • 27 September 2021 - 27 September 2021 |   online
  • transform! europe's Spanish observer organisation Fundación Instituto 25M organises this seminar to reflect on the impact of the pandemic on the democratic governance of the European Union.
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Art in Public – Colours of a Journey

Against the backdrop of growing political, economic, and environmental insecurities, millions are forced to leave their homes and embark upon a dangerous and often life-threatening journey to Europe. Undoubtedly, the thousands of children among them are the most vulnerable ones. These fragile and sincere witnesses/makers of history visualized and drew their past, present, and future.
To give these paintings the attention they deserve, the activists and researchers of the Colours of a Journey-team decided to elevate them into a fully-fledged art exhibition that takes place as an intervention in public spaces. See the drawings and learn more about the project at

The Carbon Clock is Ticking

created by the Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change (MCC), based on the IPCC Special Report on Global Warming.

On the connection between climate crisis, the pandemic and capitalism we recommend:
Roland Kulke: The Pandemic as Part of a Much Broader Crisis of Civilisation

  • transform! europe Podcasts

  • 23 Nov 20
  • transform! europe's online interview series "The Left Reflects" with Luciana Castellina, Alex Demirović, Nancy Fraser, Leo Panitch, Gayatri Spivak, and Hilary Wainwright now available as podcast – in cooperation with Austrian left-wing platform Mosaik.
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    transform! europe‘s 2021 Yearbook, Capitalism's Deadly Threat, focusing on capitalism's devastating impact on the world ecosystem as well as the concomitant economic crisis.

  • This volume reviews the full breadth of discussions around the left project from 2010 to 2020, tracking developments within the left across Europe – edited by Amieke Bouma and transform! europe's Cornelia Hildebrandt and Danai Koltsida.