Posts Tagged: european politics

The German elections: a turning point for populism?

The rise of populism in Europe (and in America) has been a constant narrative for the past several years. The quick rise of eurosceptic and populist parties like UKIP, the Front National, and the Five Star Movement all contributed to

The German elections: a turning point for populism?

The rise of populism in Europe (and in America) has been a constant narrative for the past several years. The quick rise of eurosceptic and populist parties like UKIP, the Front National, and the Five Star Movement all contributed to

The dismal state of the European left

The situation for the left in Europe’s big three is dismal: Defeat of Labour in Britain, horribly unpopular president and several local election defeats in France, and a junior partner in a governing coalition while stuck at a low point

The dismal state of the European left

The situation for the left in Europe’s big three is dismal: Defeat of Labour in Britain, horribly unpopular president and several local election defeats in France, and a junior partner in a governing coalition while stuck at a low point