Archiv: The Intereuropean Left


31.01.2019 - 11:04 [ Grace Blakeley, Economics commentator @NewStatesman ‏/ Twitter ]

Citizens across Europe are beginning to realise that a better world is possible — but it is not prefigured by the neoliberal, neo-colonial politics of the EU. If the Left fails to show what this new world might look like, the Right will do so instead.

25.01.2019 - 06:31 [ Brendan Chilton ‏/ Twitter ]

1) Second Referendum Campaigners withdraw amendment 2) Len McCluskey announces Corbyn would campaign to leave the EU in a General Election 3) More Labour MPs oppose a second referendum Today has been a pretty good day. Labour gradually returning to its Eurosceptic tradition.

(24.1.2019)

23.01.2019 - 09:25 [ Green Leaves / Youtube ]

Tony Benn on European union – Best Bits #Lexit #GreenLeaves

Re-released today – Best of Tony Benn – talks European union (todays EU) and democracy to Roy Jenkins in 1975 – These are the highlights and have never sounded more relevant than today with the Brexit debate.

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The left leave case for democracy from Tony Benn – President of the Stop the War Coalition – 2001 – 2014 –

Tony Benn 1975 European Communities debate highlights

With thanks to Why Vote Leave

05.12.2018 - 08:41 [ Paul Embery, firefighter. Trade union official. Socialist. Pro-Brexit / Twitter ‏ ]

Isn’t it funny how the people who have spent years policing what we say, telling us we are too thick to vote the right way, trying their utmost to subvert the democratic wishes of the electorate, are the same people who tell us to beware of fascists lurking around every corner?

04.12.2018 - 14:19 [ Paul Embery, firefighter. Trade union official. Socialist. Pro-Brexit. Blue Labour. / Twitter ]

We don’t ‚wonder‘ at all. We know precisely why the liberal establishment is angry. It had become so used to getting its way for so long and is furious that the masses are challenging the status quo.

08.11.2018 - 18:10 [ Express.co.uk ]

Macron NEXT? Demands for France to TURN AGAINST EU to force out Europhile President

FRANCE’S far-left leader Jean-Luc Mélenchon has urged French voters to turn next May’s European Parliament election into an anti-government referendum, as he pledged to bring down his arch-nemesis, President Emmanuel Macron.

09.10.2018 - 20:05 [ Patricia, chartered engineer, artist, activist. Londoner. A little stubborn. / Twitter ]

Argh! why is the Left not saying this!? why does it have to be them!? “We are against the enemies of Europe — Juncker and Moscovici“ […] „The politics of austerity of the last few years have increased Italian debt and impoverished Italy.“

25.09.2018 - 18:30 [ Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party / Twitter ]

.@JLMelenchon defied expectations in the 2017 French presidential election by offering investment instead of austerity. We discussed how the dangerous rise of the far right across Europe can be defeated by people coming together behind a real social and economic alternative.