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  • Report
  • ‘Left Wing Non-Voters in Poland’

  • 21 Mar 18
  • The Polish left-wing think tank Fundacja Naprzód (Forward Foundation) has published with a financial support of transform! europe a report on the topic of of left-wing non-voters in Poland.
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  • Call for Communications
  • ‘Thinking with Marx Today’

  • 21 Mar 18
  • An International Conference on the 200th Anniversary of the Birth of Karl Marx will take place in Madrid, 4-6 October 2018. Please send proposals for communications by 1 May.
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  • Petition
  • ‘Keep Rosa Luxemburg’s Birthplace Plaque!’

  • 21 Mar 18
  • We the undersigned protest against the removal of a plaque commemorating the birthplace of Rosa Luxemburg in the Polish city of Zamość. We demand that the local government authorities in Zamość return the plaque to its rightful place.
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  • Italy
  • The Breakdown of the Political Framework

  • By Roberto Morea | 09 Mar 18
  • The results of the Italian general elections which took place on 4 March seem to confirm the breakdown of the previous political framework, which had already occurred in other countries such as Spain, France and partly also in Germany.
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  • Italy After the 2018 Elections
  • Fear, Loathing and Poverty

  • By Mario Pianta | 07 Mar 18
  • The post-election map of Italy has two main traits: fear and poverty. Northern and Central regions have gone to a Centre-right coalition where the leader is not anymore Forza Italia’s Silvio Berlusconi but League’s Matteo Salvini, who dropped its previous ‘Lega Nord’ emphasis to turn it into a nationwide Le Pen-style National Front.
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  • The Robot, Unemployment, and Immigrants

  • By Roberto Savio | 26 Feb 18
  • For every industrial robot introduced into the workforce, six jobs are eliminated. – Since a few days, Amazon has started Amazon Go. The idea is simple: a shop where you go in, take whatever you want from the shelves, and the cost goes automatically to a magnetic card that you carry.
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  • Europe's Left on the 100th Anniversary of Polish Independence
  • Self-Determination and the Future of Europe

  • 22 Feb 18
  • The hundredth anniversary of Poland gaining independence raises many emotions. Over the past two years the right-wing discourse, including on historical and contemporary issues, as well as the future of Poland in a Europe in crisis, has dominated in Poland.
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  • Serbia
  • “Studies of Socialism” – Radicalism for Radical Times

  • By Vladimir Simović | 22 Feb 18
  • Over the course of 2017, the Belgrade-based Centre for the Politics of Emancipation (CPE), in cooperation with transform! europe and Rosa Luxemburg Foundation – Southeast Europe, established the “Studies of Socialism” educational programme with the aim of introducing young people in Serbia to radical left critical theories and practices.
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