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The French are right: tear up public debt – most of it is illegitimate anyway

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The French are right: tear up public debt – most of it is illegitimate anyway

Debt audits show that austerity is politically motivated to favour social elites. Is a new working-class internationalism in the air? [...]

June 9, 2014 Author: Razmig Keucheyan

Spain: Οn Podemos

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Spain: Οn Podemos

I keep receiving many messages and calls from friends these days, who seek my opinion on Podemos. I prefer to express my opinion here, in public, out of respect for its proposal. And it is because in Podemos there are many people who, with their long history of struggles, deserve this courtesy expressed here –or [...]

January 20, 2014 Author: Carlos Taibo*

Barcelona: Solidarity event against the ecological destruction in Skouries, 20th of December

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Barcelona: Solidarity event against the ecological destruction in Skouries, 20th of December

The Antifascist Network for Greece invites you to a solidarity event against the ecological destruction that is going to take place on Friday, 20th of December, in Barcelona. Talks and debates, Screenings of documentaries, Food and Concerts! [...]

December 16, 2013 Author: redantifaporgrecia

Who was Nelson Mandela?

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Who was Nelson Mandela?

The world is mourning the passing of Nelson Mandela. Our rulers are showering their praises on his memory. Long before his death, he had become a global icon: a symbol of something sublime, beyond doubt, criticism, or controversy, a figure of universal veneration. [...]

December 5, 2013 Author: Neil Faulkner

Interview with Habermas

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Interview with Habermas

“Only a Europe that is united politically and has a robust economy, can tame this wild economic capitalism”. This was one of the points the German intellectual stressed in Ef.Syn, a few days before his arrival in Athens, in order to participate in the International Conference on Philosophy, which takes place for the first time [...]

July 21, 2013 Author: Tasos Tsakiroglou

An interview with David Harvey

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An interview with David Harvey

In this interview with Elsa Boulet, David Harvey looks back on the crisis of capitalism, that is, the crisis of the "class project" that constitutes the neoliberalism. He also discusses the transformations of the working class, the situation in Europe and the United States, the role that the intellectual critics can play and defends the [...]

March 15, 2013 Authors: Cédric Durand, Elsa Boulet

Spain: The hidden face of the ruling party’s PP ministers

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Spain: The hidden face of the ruling party’s PP ministers

What are Spanish ministers really and what is the reason of their appointment? [...]

September 20, 2012 Author: Solosequenosenada