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On the Croatian left: Interview with Dr. Mate Kapović

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On the Croatian left: Interview with Dr. Mate Kapović

"Both for the periphery and for many parts of the lower classes in the core countries it is becoming more and more apparent that capitalism cannot deliver anymore..." [...]

July 15, 2014 Author: Idemo dalje

To make sense of Ukraine, we need to bring the class back in

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To make sense of Ukraine, we need to bring the class back in

While no one should care much for the deposed Yanukovich, there are many issues that need to be critically confronted. Sweeping them under the carpet and celebrating the victory of the people against a corrupt puppet of the corrupt oligarchs is theoretically weak and politically reactionary. [...]

February 24, 2014 Author: Florin Poenaru

Interview with Chronis Missios

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Interview with Chronis Missios

“Society seems to have had a stroke”. “For the first time, I live in a society that seems to have had a stroke. It doesn’t react at all” stated Chronis Missios a year ago. The partisan, fighter of the Left and writer, died in a private infirmary in Athens after a long battle with cancer. [...]

November 20, 2012

The lull before the storm

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The lull before the storm

The tumble that we are experiencing seems to be bottomless. Since the country accepted the IMF bail-out we have forgotten how many times it has got close to default, a default that we see coming but deny to accept; a bankruptcy that they are trying to convince ourselves we can avoid by taking ‘painful but [...]

September 25, 2012 Author: Yiota Ioannidou

Fascists march again on the streets of Madrid

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Fascists march again on the streets of Madrid

Far right is once again rising in Spain. About a thousand neo-fascists marched in Madrid last Saturday shouting “Democracy is the crisis”. That was their dynamic reappearance after a long period of silence. Will the Spanish far right movement, as happened in the rest of Europe, surprise us in the following election? All the necessary [...]

September 23, 2012 Author: Tania Bozaninou