What Syriza and Podemos proved, against all expectations, is that you can reject the dominant neoliberal consensus on austerity, balanced budgets, etc., and succeed in the tired old electoral arena.
The victory in the Greek elections of the anti-capitalist Syriza led by Alexis Tsipras is being celebrated by Europeans rejecting policies that have produced unemployment across the Eurozone.
A list of five positive economic developments from the year past -- both globally and right here at home -- that warmed this particular economist's left-wing heart in 2014.
Say No to Austerity collective
We want a fair, egalitarian, democratic society that cares for the needs of its people.
Collectif Refusons l'Austérité
Nous voulons une société juste, égalitaire, démocratique et soucieuse des besoins de la collectivité.
The anti-austerity protests in Quebec at the end of November were just the beginning. The Confédération des syndicats nationaux (CSN) will keep fighting for equality as election 2015 approaches.
Talking Radical Radio
Joël Pedneault talks about the Red Hand Coalition, one of the main anti-austerity formations in Quebec, and the rising tide of struggle heading into the spring.
On Saturday November 29, people took to the streets in Montreal and Quebec City to protest the government's austerity agenda.
On Saturday November 29, thousands took to the streets in Montreal and Quebec City to protest the provincial government's austerity agenda.
On November 29, tens of thousands of protestors took to the street in Quebec to protest austerity measures.