The 2019 European elections finally saw the turnout going slightly up. In parallel, Social Democrats noted an unanticipated positive result. Almost two years into the legislative period, despite the pandemic, the polls consistently show two tendencies. First, Europeans tend to be positive about the EU in numbers comparable to before the 2008 crash. Second, progressives […]
Populism is on the rise all over the developed world. In many parts of Europe, populist parties have seen their share of votes multiply in recent years. The analysis of these movements often concentrates on the motivations of individual voters. But one crucial factor has largely remained under the radar: the long-term economic decline of […]
The country was portrayed as immensely divided, with many tensions, regarding separatists as well as an anti-democratic movement.
PSOE’s 140th anniversary and a clear election victory: sticking to values, in the past and in the future.
Despite the Progressives’ electoral success, a long way for women’s rights is still ahead.
The Spanish far-right enters parliament – after a campaign relying on political branding reminiscent of fascism.