DiEM25-France ready to shake Europe!

DiEM25 France ready to shake Europe!

Last weekend, DiEM25 France held a gathering in a Parisian café with Yanis Varoufakis. Here’s a quick report:
Old and new DiEMers, including representatives of our Provisional National Collective (PNC), got together with Yanis on Sunday. We discussed the movement’s social and economic policies, how these connect to the current French reality and political landscape, and exchanged ideas on how to forward our movement’s goals in light of the increasing political fragmentation.
 

v
 
All those present agreed: We are determined to compromise as we gain ground in the emerging French political space – but our efforts shall never come at the expense of our principles. And this is important in the context of our current “electoral wing” process: we should seek to occupy institutional spaces for the sake of change, not power, nor empowering others to keep conducting ‘business as usual.’
In the months ahead, and in light of the ongoing DiEM25 debate about developing an electoral wing, DiEM25 France stands ready and eager to step up our pan-European effort to shake Europe.
Here is a short interview with Yanis right after our meeting:
 
 
Are you in France? Join us! We will soon announce follow-up gatherings here.
 

Do you want to be informed of DiEM25's actions? Sign up here

Fixing the Climate Capitalism Broke (Jan 25, 7PM CET) — feat. Yanis Varoufakis, Brian Eno, Ece Temelkuan, Roger Waters and more!

Tonight at 7PM, with Ece Temelkuran, Roger Waters, Brian Eno, Yanis Varoufakis, Frank Barat, Dipti Bhatnagar and Asad Rehman.

Read more

Statement on the UK High Court’s ruling on Julian Assange

Today marks a small – but crucial – step in the fight for Julian’s life, and his appeal will now be sent to the UK Supreme Court.

Read more

Greek government’s market fundamentalism undermines Greece’s vaccination drive

Market fundamentalism is pushing the Mitsotakis government to adopt a measure that undermines its own vaccination drive.

Read more

DiEM25 steps up efforts in Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Denmark, and Sweden

As a bottom-up, internationalist movement, we’re counting on grassroots support to power our bid to transform Europe.

Read more