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.
On Thursday 6 June a centre-left coalition, including Left Alliance and led by Social Democratic Party, was formed. A very progressive government programme was adopted, although some conflicts are just postponed.
Μια φορά το χρόνο το Κόμμα Ευρωπαϊκής Αριστεράς και το transform! europe οργανώνουν Θερινό Πανεπιστήμιο στο οποίο συμμετέχουν ακτιβιστές, μέλη κομμάτων και κοινωνικών κινημάτων που συζητούν για τρέχοντα πολιτικά και κοινωνικά θέματα.
As thousands continue to protest against Viktor Orbán’s plans to curb Hungary’s academic freedom by seizing control of the country’s leading scientific research body, the Left in the European Parliament is throwing its full solidarity behind the campaign against this latest power grab.
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.
The EP elections brought a strengthening of extreme-right parties. This paper takes a closer look at the party manifestos for the elections to the European Parliament of five of those extreme-right parties by comparing their positions towards the EU,...
The transform! yearbook 2019 examines current challenges for the left forces in several European countries, explores the lessons of super majority strikes and other recent organising experiences, and looks at the alternatives opened up in '68 - '69 in the West as well as the countries of state socialism with their history of attempts at renewing Marxist theory and council democracy.
Ένα χρόνο πριν τις ευρωεκλογές, ακόμα δεν είναι ξεκάθαρο πώς θα κατέλθουν σ’ αυτές οι αριστερές και προοδευτικές δυνάμεις. Πολλές είναι οι εξελίξεις που μπορούν να μεταβάλουν την πορεία της ευρωπαϊκής αριστεράς τους επόμενους μήνες.