Paweł Adamowicz: A Very Political Death in a Country Torn by Culture Wars

The tragic event shook Poland and sent waves across the world. Many saw it as a consequence of the heated political climate present in Poland.

BEYOND THE NATION STATE

European Union

The battle for social justice will be won across borders, not within them

The phenomenon of the Gilets jaunes taking place in cities across France seems to have taken many in the commentariat … Samuel Hufton

Poland

Why the Polish Left is losing

For young Poles, being a pro-market conservative – and annoying at parties – is cool and trendy. Being leftist is passé.

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Hungary

Where are the Hungarian workers?

When describing foreign workers’ conditions, the perspective of those left home is often ignored.

Lisbon voices for the right to the city

Neoliberalism is shaping cities as places for tourism, gentrifying and dismantling the cooperative environment of the neighborhoods. Activists in Lisbon …
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Network 4 Debate

What are the common problems faced by Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary and Slovakia, what is their wider context and are there solutions for the future?

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