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What The Bernie Sanders Winter Coat Controversy Gets Wrong About Socialism
“Everyone deserves to be wearing a nice coat like Bernie Sanders,” said a prominent democratic socialist.
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Austria Shifts To The Right As It Elects A 31-Year-Old Conservative Leader
The vote is set to also push the far-right into government.
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Europe: The Right Also Rises
Director, Foreign Policy In Focus; Author, 'Aftershock: A Jour...
Germany got its very own electoral shock this week when the far right won 13 percent of the vote in country’s parliamentary
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If You Want To Understand Anti-Fascist Movements, You Need To Know This History
Senior lecturer in history, University of Northampton
Trump was wrong about the “alt-left,” but most people aren’t quite right either.
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Germany Weighs Stiff Fines for Social Media Sites That Carry Fake News
German politicians hope to quell rising extremism and eliminate hoaxes.
Mistake Found on Internet
Lawyer, opinion journalist and political satirist.
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I Support Bernie Sanders Because He Supports Me
Writer & Lawyer
So you ask us: "How dare Bernie run?" You imply: "How dare you, a Democrat, support his run?" My answer, aside from pointing out that this is a democratic election rather than a Democratic coronation, is simple: I support Bernie Sanders because he supports me.
Unlucky Number 13: Is Slovenia Next in Line for a Bailout?
While some hope of a miracle occurring in the coming months remains, so does the question of whether the new Slovenian government is willing to invest enough political capital to push through the necessary reforms before the capital markets decide to lock Slovenia out once again.
Strauss-Kahn and the European Left
Co-founder and co-editor, 'The American Prospect'
The apparent self-destruction of Dominique Strauss-Kahn in a New York hotel is emblematic of a European left that has ceased to be much of a progressive alternative.
Former British Foreign Minister Miliband: 'The West Should Work With the Taliban'
Senior Reporter, Metro International
Shortly before delivering his plan for Afghanistan, Miliband spoke with me at his office in the Houses of Parliament, where he also explained why maintaining good relations with Gaddafi was a good idea.
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The Threat of a Label: "Dissident"
Publisher of 14ymedio, independent newspaper in Cuba
Political Nomenclature; Or, Who Am I, Anyway?
Professor of Comparative Literature at Chapman University, Dir...
I'm a progressive. Or am I a liberal? Or am I a socialist? On some issues I'm more conservative, so am I a progressive neocon or a social democrat or a democratic socialist?
There You Go Again, Newt
Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress Action Fund, Adjun...
Gingrich's attempt to label Obama's administration a "secular socialist machine" has nothing to do with history and everything to do the kind of brass knuckle politics which will be his living legacy.
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