Posts Tagged: democracy

Democratic decay and uncertainty in Turkey

25.03.2021

COVID-19 has exacerbated political and economic unrest in Turkey. The latest 'ban on HDP' signals continued systematic oppression of Kurds.

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On the right’s perverse hijacking of the left’s “populism”

Opinion

12.01.2021

The root causes of a lack of a peaceful transfer of power remain unsaid. The EU should reflect on its own democratic deficiencies.

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Under the pretext of fighting the pandemic, Greece slides into authoritarianism

16.11.2020

Police announce a ban on gatherings of more than 3 people throughout Greece for 87 hours, to prevent the annual commemoration of the 1973 ...

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The democratic deficit in the US should lead us to examine our own in Europe

3.11.2020

With the US second-to-last for electoral integrity amongst liberal democracies, we need to turn our attention to the democratic deficit within the EU.

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Solidarity to Jeremy Corbyn and an initiative to reinvigorate progressive politics in the UK

30.10.2020

DiEM25 will soon announce an initiative to bring together Britain’s progressives to discuss the future of progressive politics in the UK.

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MeRA25 files motion to declare Julian Assange’s extradition case null and void

4.10.2020

DiEM25’s political party in Greece: “The US government’s request to extradite Assange constitutes political persecution”.

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We must reimagine the relationship between individuals and community

17.09.2020

Economic disaster in the last decade and the effects of COVID-19 make our need for economic democratisation greater than ever.

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Julian Assange’s trial is part of an increasing encroachment on democracy

16.09.2020

The Assange case has become more about the personality of Assange than what Wikileaks has exposed - government misconduct.

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DiEM TV: “Beyond Castles” — Rosemary Bechler & Michael Sinclair in conversation with Peter MacLeod

12.09.2020

How do we defend public debate in the COVID era? A conversation with Peter MacLeod of MASS LBP, leading pioneer in deliberative democracy.

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