Blog

  • An Authority of the Socialist Women’s Movement
  • Käthe Leichter (1895 – 1942)

  • Por Walter Baier | 20 Aug 20
  • On August 20, 125 years ago, Käthe Leichter was born, a Social Democrat, leftist radical, social scientist, trade unionist, women’s politician, Austro-Marxist and revolutionary socialist. In March 1942 she was murdered by National Socialists at the Bernburg extermination centre.
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  • Interview and Film
  • In Memory of Samir Amin

  • 13 Aug 20
  • In memory of Samir Amin who passed away two years ago, we re-publish an interview with him for the transform! yearbook, conducted by Walter Baier in Vienna, 2017. We also want to draw your attention to the film "Samir Amin The Organic Intellectual".
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  • Informe personal
  • Diario de un delegado sindical pandémico

  • Por Joseph Healy | 04 Aug 20
  • Después de la muerte de mi colega y amigo, me convertí en el principal representante sindical en mi lugar de trabajo, una pequeña organización benéfica que ayuda a personas discapacitadas en Lambeth (Londres). Como muchos otros activistas sindicales en Europa, ahora estoy involucrado en la lucha de los trabajadores por un lugar de trabajo seguro...
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  • Comentario
  • ¿Por qué una renta básica universal?

  • Por Walter Baier | 31 Jul 20
  • Permitirme comenzar mostrando dónde radica el problema: en este momento, en toda la Unión Europea, hay más de 14 millones de personas desempleadas y, por otro lado, millones que han sido despedidas o que están empleadas en trabajos precarios. Y, sin embargo, solo estamos al comienzo de una crisis...
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  • Report
  • European/Prague Spring 2020

  • 30 Jul 20
  • UNITED for Intercultural Action, along with transform! europe, Prague Spring 2, Szab, Youth and Environment Europe, International Young Naturefriends, and SPaS, held a webinar to discuss the future of civic organizing in the context of the pandemic, and how leaders across Europe are responding to the crisis with a worryingly authoritarian way.
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  • Statement of the GUE/NGL
  • MEPs prepare to slate summit deal and defend real recovery

  • 24 Jul 20
  • Decrying EU leaders’ hatchet job on the long-term budget and recovery plan, the GUE/NGL group will join the vast majority in the European Parliament in passing a resolution that strongly criticises the conclusions of last weekend’s summit. The lack of ambition shown in the context of the biggest...
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  • Election Results: Basque Autonomous Community

  • Por Elena Beloki | 23 Jul 20
  • A regional election for the Parliament of the Basque Autonomous Community was held on 12th July. The Basque Nationalist Party (Renew) was the election winner and got 31 seats (+3), despite losing 50,000 votes. EH Bildu achieved an outstanding result with an increase of four seats and 6% of the vote.
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  • Release
  • Breaking with Transition

  • Por Jeta Mulaj | 17 Jul 20
  • The Balkan Society for Theory and Practice (BSTP) recently published a special issue of Feminist Critique: “Breaking with Transition: Decolonial and Postcolonial Perspectives in Eastern Europe”, in collaboration with Feminist Critique Journal. This issue is the result of the presentations at the 2018 BSTP workshop, supported by transform! europe.
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  • Shortlist Unveiled for 2020 GUE/NGL Award for Whistleblowers & Journalists

  • 15 Jul 20
  • Dedicated to individuals or groups who have been intimidated and/or persecuted for uncovering the truth and exposing it to the public, this year’s award of the European United Left/Nordic Green Left group in the European Parliament is once again named in honour of the late Maltese journalist, Daphne Caruana Galizia.
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