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  • Report “Plan B Conference”
  • Madrid Conference for Democratic Rebellion

  • Par Amelia Martínez Lobo | 02 Mar 16
  • More than 1,500 people from Spain, France, Greece, Italy, UK, and Germany, among others, participated at the “Plan B” Conference from 19-21 February in Madrid, in debates about the policies of the European Union and the alternatives of the European organizations of the left in order to change the neoliberal course of the EU and to discuss if it is possible to change and transform the EU. More than 3,000 people were in the closing event, celebrated on Sunday.
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  • A rejection of austerity
  • The Irish Election results

  • 29 Feb 16
  • The complex Irish Proportional Representation voting system means counting will probably only finish today; some more seats have to be sorted. But the result overall is a rejection of austerity and a reality check on government rhetoric about recovery.
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  • We mourn for
  • Elisabeth Gauthier (1950 – 2016)

  • 09 Feb 16
  • Dear friends and comrades, It is with a heavy heart that we have to tell you the sad news that Elisabeth Gauthier passed away on 9 February after a brief but difficult illness.Elisabeth was a founding member and the director of Espaces Marx, a member of the French Communist Party’s National...
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  • Livestream, starting 8 Feb, 7 pm CET
  • #TalkRealYanis – Democracy in Europe

  • 08 Feb 16
  • Here you can watch the livestream of the special edition of the political webshow TalkReal on 8 February, one day before the launch of the new movement DiEM25 by Yanis Varoufakis.
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  • Appel Pour Une Grève Sociale Transnationale
  • 01/03/16: #24hWithoutUs - 24 Heures Sans Nous!

  • 22 Jan 16
  • Nous appelons tous les travailleurs précaires, les migrants et les réfugiés, les militants, les groupes autonomes et les syndicats à faire du 1er mars 2016 une journée d’actions et de grèves décentralisées et coordonnées, visant à perturber la production régulière et la reproduction, la production de la communication entre les différentes conditions de travail, rendant visible la part cachée des réalités de l’exploitation, ciblant le « régime de la frontière » et les institutions qui régissent la mobilité et la précarité.
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  • Essay
  • The global post-democratic order

  • Par Leigh Phillips | 22 Jan 16
  • In the era of globalisation, the steady removal of decision-making from democratic chambers by EU elites is serving as a blueprint for post-democratic governance around the world. Progressives must be ambitious and start putting forward ideas for a democratic world government as a viable alternative.
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  • Interview with Yanis Varoufakis
  • Democracy, power and sovereignty in today’s Europe

  • Par Yanis Varoufakis , Nick Buxton | 22 Jan 16
  • In a wide-ranging interview, former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis, argues that the nation-state is dead and democracy in the EU has been replaced by a toxic algorithmic depoliticisation that, if it is not confronted, will lead to depression, disintegration and possibly war in Europe. He calls for a launch of a pan-European movement to democratise Europe, to save it before it is too late.
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  • US Presidential Elections
  • Bernie Sanders' Socialist America

  • Par Ethan Earle | 22 Jan 16
  • Ethan Earle on the U.S. Democratic presidential primary and why socialist Bernie Sanders is doing so well in it. An opinionated analysis about what the Bernie phenomenon means in the broader context of U.S. politics.
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