Podemos

CATALAN INDEPENDENCE

Podemos Leader Pablo Iglesias Calls Catalan Independence Illegal

October 27, 2017 | Today, the Catalan Parliament declared independence and the Spanish State, for the first time in history, invoked Article 155, dissolving all Catalan institutions. Podemos leader Pablo Iglesias (...)

IDEAS & DEBATES

The Working Class, the Left, and Right-Wing Populism

December 20, 2016 | The election of Donald Trump and the rise of the far right in Europe have rekindled the much-needed debate about the left’s relationship with the working (...)

Diego Lotito
Josefina L. Martínez

EUROPEAN LEFT

Syriza and Podemos: A Necessary Balance

August 06, 2016 | Syriza and Podemos emerged in the context of a deep capitalist crisis. However, it has not taken long for both organizations to demonstrate their narrow (...)

Diego Lotito
Josefina L. Martínez

EUROPE

Podemos Sinks Despite Crisis of Spanish Establishment

June 29, 2016 | After six months of frustrated negotiations, new elections failed to solve the political stalemate. The ‘Unidos Podemos’ coalition fared worse than expected.

Juan Cruz Ferre

EUROPE

Varoufakis’ Plan B for Europe: A democratic revolution without revolution

March 05, 2016 | The conference 'For a Plan B for Europe' culminated in Madrid with the presence of the former Greek finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis, along with much of the European reformist left. What is (...)

Josefina L. Martínez

EUROPE

Spain: trying to break the Electoral Gridlock

January 11, 2016 | The results of the general elections have opened a political crisis in Spain. Now that a coalition between the PSOE and PP is off the table, at least 3 parties would have to collude to be able to (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

SPAIN

Elections in Spain: For an Anti-Capitalist, Working Class Alternative

December 18, 2015 | Neither Podemos, nor Popular Unity, nor the candidacies they jointly advance in Catalonia and Galicia provide a real alternative for workers and the people. It is necessary to construct an (...)

Clase Contra Clase

Guest Post

The “New” European Reformism and the Failure of the Broad Left Party Strategy

August 20, 2015 | The capitulation of the SYRIZA government to the demands of European imperialism has sent shock waves across a wide section of the international Left for some very concrete and understandable (...)

Robert Lyons

OKDE-S summer camp in Greece

Plenary session ’Building anticapitalist fronts and the goal of the revolutionary party’

August 13, 2015 | Laura Varlet’s intervention on the experience of the PTS and the FIT

Laura Varlet

IDEAS&DEBATES

From the Podemos hypothesis to the test of power

July 25, 2015

Diego Lotito
Josefina L. Martínez

IDEAS&DEBATES

Pablo Iglesias and his Gramsci ’à la carte’

July 16, 2015 | Pablo Iglesias and his Gramsci ’à la carte’

Juan Dal Maso
Fernando Rosso

SPAIN

Mayor-elect of Madrid claims she “can’t stop the evictions”

June 24, 2015 | The Platform of (Those) Affected by the Mortgage, or, in Spanish, “Plataforma de Afectados por la Hipoteca” (PAH) in Madrid's Vallecas neighborhood questioned the housing policy of Ahora Madrid (...)

Josefina L. Martínez