• Opinion
  • Let’s Try Again!

  • By Haris Golemis | 22 Jul 21
  • This year we commemorate the twentieth anniversary of two crucial landmarks of the old, and now non-existent, anti-globalisation or alternative globalisation movement, which both took place in 2001: the first World Social Forum in Porto Alegre (Brazil) in January, and the “battle of Genoa” in July.
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  • Speech
  • Genoa. 20 Years After.

  • By Yiannis Bournous | 19 Jul 21
  • On 20 July 2001, 23-year-old protester Carlo Giuliani was shot dead by a policeman in the course of the demonstrations against the G8 Summit in Genoa. This summit went down in history for the enormous scale of police brutality. Greek MP Yiannis Bournous, who took part in the protests, reflects on their impact on left parties all across Europe.
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Upcoming Events

  • International Conference
  • Marxist Feminist Conference

  • 11 November 2021 - 13 November 2021 |   online
  • The 4th International Conference will be held online, organized and funded by transform! europe and the University of the Basque Country, along with Iratzar Foundation, Bilbo-Barcelona Critical Theory Group (BIBA CT), the Institut für Kritische Theorie (Inkrit) and Rosa-Luxemburg-Foundation and ParteHartuz, among others.
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Platform Covid-19 – now’s the time for solidarity

Covid-19 shows us that we need a complete economic transformation, one that is sustainable, just, and in the hands of the people. On the platform the Party of the European Left presents an alternative model for the Europe we hope to have. It’s time to go beyond the current form of European integration, to break with the past, abandon austerity and all the policies that prevent the formation of a social Europe.

by The Party of the European Left

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.