Saturday, 13 April , 2024

Authoritarianism

The class struggle in France

Bordeaux city hall set on fire amid nationwide protests against French pension changes By Kim Willsher in Paris 23 Mar 2023 Emmanuel Macron felt the full...

Clashes break out in Greece as thousands protest against train tragedy

Facing a huge mass movement, with demonstrations in all important towns of Greece and two general strikes already, the Greek rightwing governement has ordered...

The State of Ukrainian Democracy Is Not Strong

One year after Russia’s invasion, Ukraine is backsliding away from democratic freedoms and liberal pluralism. By Branko Marcetic Feb 25, 2023 Few Ukrainians have spent as many...

Noam Chomsky: “We’re on the Road to a Form of Neofascism”

By C.J. Polychroniou December 8, 2022 Neoliberalism has reigned supreme as an economic philosophy for nearly half a century. But neoliberal policies have wreaked havoc around...

Journalists persecuted in the Baltics

January 5, 2023 Marat Kasem from Sputnik Lithuania has been accused of espionage and could face up to 20 years behind bars Latvia has arrested the...

Descent into stupidity and irrationalism regarding LGBTQ etc.

Filmmaker Faces Three Years In Prison For Saying Men Cannot Be Lesbians, Charged With Hate Speech December 15, 2022 A Norwegian female lesbian filmmaker and actress,...

Protests and clashes with police after death of Roma boy

Dec 13, 2022 Carrying banners and shouting “Murderers” thousands of Greeks protest in Athens, Thessaloniki and other cities for the death of 16-year-old Kostas Fragoulis,...

Greek Police Clash Violently With Protesters Marking Teen’s Death

By Eleni Stamatoukou December 7, 2022 Police accused of excessive brutality in clashes with protesters in Athens and Thessaloniki marking teen's killing by police in 2008...

Greek Police Clash Violently With Protesters Marking Teen’s Death

By Eleni Stamatoukou December 7, 2022 Police accused of excessive brutality in clashes with protesters in Athens and Thessaloniki marking teen's killing by police in 2008...

Large-scale police operations in Roma camps after riots

Dec 8, 2022 Large-scale police operations with dozens of police officers and special units have been taking place in Roma camps in western Athens since...