Sinn Féin captured the Zeitgeist and demonstrated that conservative instincts to dilute radical policies with moderate messaging no longer works.
State of the Left
At a time of fragility for EU, the PSOE victories in the last 5 elections reminds how it is important to highlight the importance of a Social Democratic project
Without preparing its own political response, the Polish Left will not only fail to save the judiciary from the supremacy of the executive but will also fail to fulfil its role of representing disadvantaged groups in society
But is his authoritarian neoliberalism so far removed from the positions of those he claims to fight?
“A decade before the Berlin Wall came down, the corrosion of the social welfare state started with the neoliberal turn”
The experience of being East German”), recounts a particular sense of homelessness in the new, western world.
The profound difficulty for his concept though is that he lacks both a rigorous analysis of capitalism, and a clear understanding of the enduring importance of nation-states.