Monday, 14 October , 2019

Spanish Left

“Pedro Sanchez Did Not Become PM to Put Forward a Progressive,...

The parties of the left must maintain an organic link with popular mobilizations to prevent a continuation of status quo, says Ivan Orosa by Pavan...

A very rare exception in Europe: Podemos, a democratic and socially...

Pablo Iglesias Announces Shock Podemos Leadership Vote In Response To €600,000 Luxury Home Scandal May 19 2018 Iglesias puts leadership position and seat as an MP...

A vacuum on Spain’s political left

Center-right group Ciudadanos cannot be the only alternative to the governing Popular Party. Ideas are needed from the Socialists and Podemos 19 Apr., 2018 Practically all...

Catalonia and the Spanish State

Jorge Tamames reviews Spanish nationalism, the ‘regime of 1978’ and prospects for constitutional reform in Spain towards a pluri-national state. He sadly notes: “Podemos...

Podemos’ Alternative for Catalonia

An interview with Txema Guijarro The crisis in Catalonia is an opportunity to build a new, democratic and plurinational Spain. After last weekend’s contested referendum...

Can Podemos and Its Allies Save Spanish Democracy?

They’re offering a responsible alternative to the two sets of flag-wavers on the question of independence for Catalonia. By Andy Robinson Madrid—Halfway between Barcelona and Madrid by...

Catalonia and the right of Self-Determination – An interview with Inaki...

Question:  What are the principal grievances that induce a significant part of the Catalonian people to demand separation from Spain? Answer: To understand the current...

Lack of Credible Leftist Alternatives is fueling national movements. Catalonia wants...

Spain threatens potential military takeover of Catalonia as referendum looms By Alejandro López Spain’s conservative Popular Party (PP) government is continuing its clampdown on the...

Every Nation by itself or united for a different Europe?

The Catalan national struggle and the left in the Spanish state—a dossier Introduction and translations by Dick Nichols   September 10, 2017 — Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal — The...