13/04/14
Editor

A study commissioned by the United Left Group (GUE/NGL) in the European Parliament and published by the Austrian Foundation for Development Research (OFSE) has called into question the alleged bene

13/04/14
Editor

David Cronin – recently interviewed by Spectrezine  “spent seven hours today in a police station cell. Why?

17/03/14
Editor

Tony Benn, the great socialist Member of Parliament, died on 13th March. He was an inspiration for generations of activists in Britain and beyond.

13/04/14
Steve McGiffen

The EP elections are due from 22nd to 25th May this year.

11/04/14
interview with Dmitry Kolesnik

Dmitry Kolesnik is editor of the left-wing Ukrainian website Liva.  The interview was conducted by 'Counterfire', the site on which it was first published

17/03/14
Sadet Karabulut

Heroic. Purposeful. Merciful. Queen Wilhelmina added that motto to the Amsterdam coat of arms following the ‘Februaristaking’, the February Atrike of 1941. Heroic. Purposeful. Merciful.

17/03/14
John Feffer

Europe will never fully democratize until the Roma enjoy the same rights, privileges, and opportunities as their European brethren.

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War I. Today, Europe has left war behind. In place of jostling empires, there is the European Union, a modern family beset by the usual bickering but nothing that a smothering bureaucracy can’t handle. Even Sarajevo, where the assassination of archduke Franz Ferdinand sparked world conflict in 1914 and a ghastly siege claimed thousands of lives in the 1990s, is relatively quiet.