En las fronteras de la Unión Europea vuelve a producirse una emergencia humanitaria: los refugiados se encuentran atrapados entre Polonia y Bielorrusia mientras el gobierno polaco toma medidas cada vez más agresivas e incluso ha declarado el estado de emergencia en dos de sus regiones.
The Conference on the Future of Europe, which formally began its work in May 2021, has to fulfil high and ambitous expactations as set out by the top representatives of the EU: an open and unconditional exercise of listening to the diversity of opinions of European citizens.
Prime minister Andrej Babiš’s party narrowly lost in the Czech Republic’s parliamentary election. For the left, the result was a disaster: both social democrats and communists failed to enter Parliament.
On 19 September 2021, 450 members were elected to Russia’s State Duma. This was the eighth such election to be held in the history of the Russian Federation. Half of these candidates were elected directly via their constituency (first vote), the other half were chosen via lists of candidates from...
For the first time since 1945 in a large Austrian city, the second largest in the country with about 300,000 inhabitants, the bourgeois candidate was voted out in favour of a Communist. Long-time mayor Siegfried Nagl (ÖVP – conservative) suffered heavy losses, while the KPÖ under city councilwoman Elke Kahr came out in first place.
En vista de la recesión de la industria manufacturera alemana y de que Angela Merkel no se presenta a la reelección, los partidos de los tres candidatos a canciller están más cerca que nunca en las encuestas. La izquierda tendría una sola vía de acceso al poder: en coalición con los socialdemócratas y los verdes.
There will be a number of important elections on the European continent this year. Somewhat out of sights of mainstream media and EU citizens are the elections to the highest legislative body in the Russian Federation – the Duma. What are the issues involved?
On Monday, 13 September, Norwegians from the North Cape to south most Lindesnes vote on who will fill the seats of the national parliament in Oslo (Stortinget). Polls suggest that the election will produce a change in government, forcing current Prime Minister Erna Solberg out of office.
More than a century ago, socialists in Austria were calling themselves 'socialists' because they wanted to create a new social model known as 'socialism'. At their intellectual peak, they set up a school of Marxist theory, which they described as being separate from both social-democratic reformism...