• EP 2019 – Die Europäische Linke: Ein Mund, viele Stimmen

  • transform! und seine Mitglieder- und Beobachterorganisationen sowie Partner präsentieren das gemeinsame Wahlbeobachtungsprojekt aus linker Perspektive.

    transform! europe will zu einer Strategie beitragen, die die Linke eint. Nicht nur um der Einheit willen, sondern im Interesse der Bevölkerung Europas und für den Kampf gegen die extreme Rechte.


  • Talk
  • Considerations on the European Elections

  • Von Walter Baier | 26 Jul 19
  • The GUE /NGL and EL suffered a defeat. Except for some notable exceptions – Portugal, Slovenia, and Belgium – and our having maintained significant electoral strength in Greece and Cyprus we lost across the board. Moreover, we must acknowledge that except for the Czech Republic we have no MEPs in the vast space of Central and Eastern Europe.
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  • Analysis
  • EP Elections in Denmark

  • Von Inger V. Johansen , Hans Aalborg | 17 Jun 19
  • The EP elections were a victory for a neo-liberal agenda and to a much lesser degree for a green one, although here - as in some other EU member countries - the vote for “green” parties served to reduce the vote f0r the radical left.
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  • Election Analysis: Slovenia

  • Von Luka Matić | 12 Jun 19
  • On Sunday, 26th of May, Slovenia voted for its MEPs for the fourth time since they became the first former Yugoslav Republic to join the EU on 1st of May 2004. At the same time, this is the second time that a contestant in the elections was a party which is a member of the Party of the European Left.
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  • The results of the European Elections in Poland

  • Von Gavin Rae | 10 Jun 19
  • The ruling Law and Justice Party (PiS) won a significant victory in the European elections in Poland, strengthening its position in the run up to this Auturmn’s national parliamentary elections. This was despite the fact that many of the opposition parties stood in a single coalition against PiS. The remaining left and liberal parties were marginal
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  • EP 2019 Monitoring Project
  • Interactive Map

  • 13 Jun 19
  • Through the interactive map, you get an overview of the left parties competing in the elections in each country and for the final results.
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  • European Elections In Bulgaria
  • Status Quo Of The Misery

  • Von Julia Vladimirova | 06 Jun 19
  • The ruling party GERB won the European Parliament elections in Bulgaria with 31.07% of the votes. Second is the BSP (Bulgarian Socialist Party) with 24.26%, while the third is the Movement of rights and freedoms (DPS) with 16.55% (which candidate was Delyan Peevsky – the person that provoked huge...
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  • European Elections In Romania
  • Quest For Left Alternative Continues

  • Von Vladimir Bortun | 04 Jun 19
  • As broadly anticipated in the pre-election piece on Romania, the country’s main right-wing party won the European elections, the National Liberal Party (EPP), which gathers most elements of previous right-wing governments, gained nearly 27% of the votes. On second place came the Social Democratic...
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  • Belgium: Black Anger Against Red And Green Anger

  • Von Gregory Mauzé | 03 Jun 19
  • The clear sanction of the Liberal-Conservative government in the legislative, regional and European elections on May 26 took a radically different form in different parts of the country. While the Flemish (60% of the population) massively voted for the far right, it is the radical and ecological left that triumphs in Brussels and Wallonia.
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  • The French Nightmare

  • Von Paul Elek | 28 May 19
  • One day after the elections, it is still difficult to comprehend fully the results of yesterday’s predicament. On thing is definitely clear, the left has been deeply defeated. The first surprise of the European elections has been the higher than expected turnout. Indeed, while every polling stations...
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  • Electoral Analysis
  • European Parliament Elections 2019 in Finland

  • Von Jukka Pietiläinen | 27 May 19
  • Finland elects 13 MEPs (14 after Brexit). The whole country is one constituency and there is no barrier, expcept the number of MEPs. In practice, around 6% of votes is enough for one seat, 12% for two seats and 18% for three seats. A voter need to elect a candidate which belongs to party list or...
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  • Analysis Update based on the provisional results of 27 May 2019[1]
  • Surprise Election Results In The Netherlands

  • Von Amieke Bouma | 27 May 19
  • The social democratic PvdA has come out as the surprise winner of the EP elections in the Netherlands. The left Socialist Party looses its two seats and the Party for the Animals looses one seat.
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  • Upsurge in class struggle but protracted absence of a left alternative
  • European elections in Romania

  • Von Vladimir Bortun | 23 May 19
  • In Romania, the European elections come against the background of an upsurge in class struggle that has not been matched, though, by any significant left-wing option at the polls on Sunday. The past year or so has witnessed a wave of important strikes, mostly in the industrial sector. For example,...
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  • EP 2019 Monitoring Project
  • Interaktive Karte

  • 17 May 19
  • Die interaktive Europakarte auf unserer Homepage ermöglicht es Ihnen, einen Überblick zu den kandidierenden linken Parteien in jedem EU-Mitgliedsland sowie den aktuellen Umfragewerten / Ergebnissen zu erhalten.
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  • Kooperation zwischen Sozialdemokrat_innen und Linken in Ungarn

  • 17 May 19
  • Das ungarische Mitglied der Partei der Europäischen Linken, die Arbeiterpartei Ungarns 2006, präsentiert keine eigene Kandidatenliste für die Europawahlen, sondern ruft dazu auf, die Sozialistische Partei (Mitglied der S&D-Fraktion) zu wählen. Lesen Sie hier das Kooperationsabkommen der beiden Parteien mit dem Fokus auf einer Energiestrategie.
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  • Salvini und rechte »Europäische Allianz der Völker und Nationen«

  • 13 May 19
  • Wenige Wochen vor den EU-Parlamentswahlen nimmt eine neue Allianz von Rechtspopulisten Formen an. Italiens Innenminister und Lega-Chef Matteo Salvini stellte die »Europäische Allianz der Völker und Nationen« vor. »Wir wollen die stärkste Fraktion des Europaparlaments werden«, verkündete Salvini in Mailand selbstbewusst.
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  • Analyse
  • Spanische Turbulenzen

  • Von Javier Moreno | 13 May 19
  • Eine Analyse unserer Mitgliedsorganisation „Fundación por la Europa de los Ciudadanos“ zur Europawahl in Spanien unmittelbar und vor dem Hintergrund der laufenden Regierungsbildung nach der Parlamentswahl.
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  • Europawahlen 2019 in Irland

  • 11 Apr 19
  • In Irland gibt es traditionell bei nationalen Wahlen zwei dominante Parteien: Fianna Fáil (FF) und Fine Gael (FG). Diese Parteien gewannen auch bei den bisherigen Europawahlen die meisten Stimmen. Beide Parteien erhielten 2014 je 22,3 % der Erstpräferenz (in Irland wird für die Europawahlen sowie in...
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  • 2nd European Forum of Progressive, Ecological And Leftist Forces
  • Final Declaration European Forum Bilbao

  • 11 Nov 18
  • Our goal is to fight for a Europe that is a fully cooperative, solidary, equal and socially advanced democracy. We call for empowering popular sovereignty by launching a new charter for sovereign democracy in Europe.
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  • Joint statement of the President of the European Left Party (EL), Gregor Gysi Chairman of the Communist Party of Austria (KPÖ), Mirko Messner and the Chairman of the Slovenian Levica (The Left), Luka Mesec
  • For a Europe of solidarity, openness and social welfare

  • 03 Aug 18
  • The European Union is at a turning point that will have a significant impact on future generations. Throughout Europe, right-wing populist and right-wing nationalist parties are on the rise. The 'Axis of the Willing', consisting of Germany, Austria and Italy, is a repetition of history we will not...
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  • On June 27, 2017 a press conference was held in Brussels to announce the enlargement of the European movement "Now the people".
  • The European movement "Now the people" is expanding!

  • 03 Aug 18
  • Founded in Lisbon on April 12, 2018 by La France Insoumise, Podemos (Spain) and Bloco de Esquerda (Portugal), the movement has now expanded to three new political formations: The Red-Green Alliance (Denmark), the Left Party (Sweden) and the Left Alliance (Finland). The press conference was...
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  • Diem's 25 campaign for the European Parliament elections in May 2019 is underway, gathering a coalition from across the continent in a movement for European Spring
  • Introducing the European Spring programme

  • 31 Jul 18
  • "This week, we made an important step forward in this movement: introducing the European Spring policy programme and inviting all of our members – from any party, from any country – to help shape it. In order to do so, sign up at www.our.europeanspring.net, the common platform of communication with...
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  • transform! europe Studie
  • Europawahl 2019: Gemeinsam für eine geeinte Linke

  • Von Angelina Giannopoulou | 03 May 18
  • Angelina Giannopoulou, Koordinatorin des transform!-Programms Europäische Integration und linke Strategie, legt für transform! die Studie mit dem Titel „Die Partei der Europäischen Linken, DiEM25 und die länderübergreifende Kampagne von Jean-Luc Mélenchon für die Europawahl 2019“ vor.
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  • Yanis Varoufakis and Luigi de Magistris
  • Open Letter

  • 20 Apr 18
  • To: Gregor Gysi (Party of the European Left), Pablo Iglesias (Podemos), Catarina Martins (Bloco) and Jean-Luc Mélenchon (FI)
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  • Lisbon declaration for a citizens’ revolution in Europe
  • “Now, the People!”

  • 13 Apr 18
  • Jean-Luc Mélenchon (France Insoumise), Pablo Iglesias (Podemos, Spain) and Catarina Martins (Left Bloc, Portugal) signed on 12 April in Lisbon a joint declaration launching the construction of a European movement in view of the European elections of 2019.
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