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Europe

UK: The crisis of Ulster Unionism deepens

Ulster Unionism is experiencing a profound crisis right now. Read more...

Sweden: Government toppled, at last

Sweden's minority Social Democrat-Green government has finally been toppled, after the prime minister, Stefan Löfven, lost a vote of confidence in parliament. Read more...

France: The Permanent Crisis of the NPA

Femicide in Austria

Austria is one of the few EU countries where regularly more women are killed than men. In 2017, it was the only one. But what does this different profile of female homicides tell us? Read more...

Belarus: Lukashenko's struggle against the opposition and the new Cold War

The forced landing of a Boeing 737 on 23 May represents another reckless blow by Belarusian President Lukashenko. Read more...

Palestine: huge demos must be followed up by mass action

Hundreds of thousands have flooded the streets of Britain over the course of 10 days in May, outraged at Israel’s onslaught on Palestinians first in East Jerusalem, then in Gaza, and then inside the b Read more...

Austria: Chancellor under investigation - The fish starts to rot from the head

Many people have been waiting for something just like this: despite all the message control, the meticulously scripted speeches and the rhetorical tricks: the Federal Chancellor of Austria, Sebastian Read more...

Super Mario as the Saviour of Italian Capitalism?

The formation of a "government of national unity" under Prime Minister and former ECB chief Mario Draghi appears to be the last resort to prevent a collapse of Italian capitalism, to lead the country Read more...

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