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DEMOCRACY DISREGARDED
John Nichols

By John Nichols - The United States of America is a beacon of opportunity, freedom, and democracy, values long enshrined in the hallowed document of the U.S. Constitution. Or so the story goes. The truth, on the other hand,...

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THE SIGNIFICANCE OF ROSA LUXEMBURG FOR CONTEMPORARY SOCIAL THEORY
Nancy Fraser

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THE TRANSATLANTIC TRADE AND INVESTMENT PARTNERSHIP
John Hilary

By John Hilary - In his second term, President Obama has made trade a key issue on his agenda. He is pushing not one but two large-scale and potentially fateful free trade agreements (FTAs): the Trans-Pacific Partnership, i...

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CONTRACTING INSECURITY
Lou Pingeot

By Lou Pingeot – The UN’s use of private military and security companies (PMSCs) is not a technical issue – it is a deeply political one. Although the UN has taken some steps to improve the selection and oversight...

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FIVE RING FEVER
Samantha Retrosi, Dave Zirin & Jules Boykoff

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21ST CENTURY MERCENARIES?
Lou Pingeot, Laura Raymond & Pratap Chatterjee

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THE PARTIES OF THE LEFT IN EUROPE
Thilo Janssen

An analysis in view of the European elections – by Thilo Janssen. In June 2012, it seemed that Alexis Tsipras and his leftist party SYRIZA might be able to win the parliamentary elections in Greece, and challenge the ...

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POLYLUX MARX
V. Bruschi, A. Muzzupappa, S. Nuss, A. Steckner, and I. Stützle

A “Capital” Workbook in Slides. There is no alternative: Margaret Thatcher’s words were something of a guiding principle for neoliberalism in recent decades. Whatever the ruling class imposed on the population...

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THE END OF EUROPEAN SOCIAL DEMOCRACY?
Sheri Berman, Adaner Usmani & Petter Nilsson

On Monday, 11/25, RLS-NYC and Jacobin Magazine hosted a conversation on the past, present, and future of social democracy in Europe and beyond. ...

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SOCIAL AND SOLIDARITY ECONOMY
An international conference in collaboration with UNRISD - Geneva - 2013

Global crises and growing concerns about the social and environmental consequences of our market-oriented development pose the question of how we might imagine alternative forms of production, finance, and consumption. In different regions...

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NEWS / EVENTS

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On Tuesday, April 29, from 6:30-8pm, join the Economic Policy Institute’s Heidi Shierholz and the Hans Böckler Stiftung’s Thorsten Schulten to discuss minimum wage policies and protest movements in the United States and Europe. As two of the foremost experts from opposite sides of the Atlantic, Heidi and Thorsten will share their extensive knowledge about...
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On Tuesday, April 29, from 6:30-8pm, join the Economic Policy Institute’s Heidi Shierholz and the Hans Böckler Stiftung’s Thorsten Schulten to discuss minimum wage policies and protest movements in the United States and Europe. As two of the foremost experts from opposite sides of the Atlantic, Heidi and Thorsten will share their extensive knowledge about the most important issues in recent attempts to raise the minimum wage in both......
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