• Opinion
  • Change and Continuity in the Polish Government

  • Von Gavin Rae | 17 Jan 18
  • After two years in government, the ruling Law and Justice Party (PiS) has made some significant changes to the personnel of its government. Nevertheless, these changes are more designed to consolidate the government’s position, rather than signalling any significant alteration in its political course.
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  • “Can the EU still be saved?”
  • Call for Support: EuroMemorandum 2018

  • 16 Jan 18
  • This EuroMemorandum draws on discussions and papers presented at the 23rd Workshop on Alternative Economic Policy in Europe, organised by the EuroMemo Group in cooperation with the Department of Geography at Harokopio University and the Nicos Poulantzas Institute, from 28-30 September 2017 in Athens.
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  • Italian Left
  • #Power to the People

  • Von Roberto Morea | 11 Jan 18
  • The reconstruction process of the left in Italy has indicated a new benchmark. But to better understand the path, we must start out once again from the last European elections in 2014.
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  • Analyse
  • Was passiert in Katalonien?

  • Von Marga Ferré | 28 Nov 17
  • Am 1. Oktober erschrak ganz Europa über die verstörenden Fotos, die das brutale Durchgreifen der Polizei gegen Menschen dokumentieren, die friedlich von ihrem Wahlrecht Gebrauch machen wollten. In diesem Artikel möchte ich die Gründe und möglichen Konsequenzen dessen analysieren, was wir in Katalonien und Spanien derzeit erleben.
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  • Catalonia
  • A Question of True Democracy

  • Von David Companyon | 23 Nov 17
  • Images depicting the severe brutality of the Spanish police clashing with voters at the October 1st referendum in Catalonia spilled across social media and TVs around the world. Faced with these images, many asked: What is happening in Catalonia?
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  • On general trends of political and social development in the region of CEE (and not only) in the last 25 years – in order to understand the main roots of recent authoritarian tendencies in their historical contexts.

  • „Denken ist etwas, was aus Schwierigkeiten folgt und dem Handeln vorausgeht“, notiert Bertolt Brecht. Die Europäische Union ist in Schwierigkeiten. Die Linke ist es auch.

  • An insight in decision-making processes and preferences of the policy makers on security and defence issues.

  • Less than six months after accessing the second round of the presidential election and gathering more than 10 million votes in the second round, the Front National (FN) is in deep crisis.



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A selection of controversial articles on the debate surrounding the euro’s future.

New social actors pose new challenges to organisational structures for political action.

Up-to-date-Analyse der Krise, eine tiefere theoretische Prüfung ihrer strukturellen Ursachen und Debatten über politische Alternativen.