In autumn last year, rather than an investigative judge, it should have been the Brazilian people who passed their verdict on the politics of the presidential candidate for the Workers’ Party (PT), Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, during general elections.
L'un des penseurs les plus fins de notre époque nous a quittés. Immanuel Wallerstein est mort le 31 août 2019 à l'âge de 88 ans. Vous trouverez ci-dessous l'hommage rendu par Hannes Hofbauer pour Promedia Verlag.
After receiving the mandate to form a new government, the old and new Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, whose Five-Star Movement (M5S) is now entering a coalition with the Partito Democratico (PD), declared: ‘This is the time for a new humanism’. Read the comment by Luciana Castellina.
Non Una Di Meno (« Pas une de moins ») est un important mouvement féministe italien qui entend lutter contre le système capitaliste et patriarcal et contre toutes les formes de sexisme et de racisme. Il tenait cet été sa conférence nationale. Voici une contribution sur les discussions en cours dans le mouvement...
Draft Globalization programme submitted by the National Board of the Red-Green Alliance/Enhedslisten, Denmark, to the party’s next Annual Congress on 5 - 6 October. It is a programmatic text about global development.
Luciana Castellina, a daughter of the last century, to borrow the title of her friend Rossana Rossanda’s autobiography, but also of this one, is celebrating her ninetieth birthday, and we send her all our compliments and best wishes.
The Research Institute PROMITHEAS organized with the suppport of transform! europe an event with alternative, non-commercial activities for the local community, the family and its citizens of Nicosia who, through their presence reclaimed - albeit temporarily - the old GSP stadium as a "Common" space for all.
The President of the European Left, Gregor Gysi, declared at the Executive-Board meeting in Berlin:
The election results of the European elections are both a warning and an invitation to us to make the European Left more attractive and to improve the value of our policies through better...
Alexis Tsipras has led his country through a difficult period, for which I personally want to express my gratitude and respect to him as President of the Party of the European Left. However, the majority of Greeks are still suffering from the massive austerity dictates that the Greek government...
Demetris Christofias passed away on 21 June 2019 at the age of 72. Christofias was the sixth president of the Republic of Cyprus (2008-2013), the first leftist to be elected at the highest office in Cyprus. Prior to that he was also the first communist president of the Cypriot House of Representatives (2001-2008).