Is a future beyond neoliberalism possible? Justin Reynolds begins a new series of reviews of recent books that seek to imagine an alternative (left) economic and political order.
Spaniards go to the polls nationally on December 20 – just over three months after Catalans voted in a parliament with a pro-independence majority and three weeks after the constitutional court in Madrid “annulled” its vote for separation. Spain needs a new constitutional settlement – and a deal on debt – to emerge from Sunday’s vote.
First of our new student blogs: The eyes of Europe are focused on Syria and the plight of thousands of refugees from conflict. But member states of the EU continue to suffer under the yoke of austerity. Greeks in particular are still suffering from the systematic denial of their basic rights in a manner that destroys Europe’s ethical integrity.