‘Europe’s centrists often claim to defend liberal values against populist threats. Yet ahead of June’s EU elections, liberals have adopted far-right talking points on everything from the climate to migration — and it’s not saving […]
‘France’s Greens have split from the left-wing alliance and will run separately in the European elections. Their campaign launch centered on esotericism, personal development, and dance therapy — showing how little the party has to […]
It looks like yet another lurch to the far-right in Europe. Read the article HERE.
Former President of the European Council Donald Tusk looks set to become Poland’s Prime Minister after the election, but he may not have the last laugh. In New Left Review’s ‘Sidecar’. Read the article HERE.
Far-right party SVP wins Swiss election with 28.6 per cent of the vote, but it’s not clear they will have enough support to govern.
In most elections at the moment, the governing parties are losing. Poland appears to have continued that trend, as although the right-wing Law and Justice party has won the election, it doesn’t look like it […]
A study finds that school closures do move rural communities and the working class away from mainstream parties and towards right-wing populists. Niels Nyholt is a Postdoc in the Department of Political Science at Aarhus […]
Robert Fico’s SMER-SSD party is opposed to sending more weapons to Ukraine. Read the article HERE.
Poland is set for a referendum on refugees to coincide with its parliamentary elections in October – a cocktail that will surely benefit the far-right. Paweł Cywiński has a PhD in social sciences and works at […]
Analysis of why President Erdoğan did better than polls predicted in the first round, and why the opposition leader, Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, underperformed. Cross-posted from The Conversation Europe Salih Yusan is an expert on Turkish politics […]