Syriza

GREECE - LEFT DEBATES

"The FIT is an Example for the International Left"

November 20, 2017 | A presentation by Wladek Flakin of the Trotskyist Fraction – Fourth International (FT-CI) at an event on November 16, 2017 in Athens.

Wladek Flakin

IDEAS & DEBATES

The Working Class, the Left, and Right-Wing Populism

December 20, 2016 | The election of Donald Trump and the rise of the far right in Europe have rekindled the much-needed debate about the left’s relationship with the working (...)

Diego Lotito
Josefina L. Martínez

EUROPEAN LEFT

Syriza and Podemos: A Necessary Balance

August 06, 2016 | Syriza and Podemos emerged in the context of a deep capitalist crisis. However, it has not taken long for both organizations to demonstrate their narrow (...)

Diego Lotito
Josefina L. Martínez

Sanders, a Third Party, or a Working Class Party?

April 02, 2016 | Without a doubt, the Bernie Sanders phenomenon offers new opportunities as well as potential pitfalls for the left in the U.S. We intend to discuss the positions of various socialist left parties (...)

Robert Belano

GREECE

INTERVIEW: ‘Tsipras is saving Greek capitalism’

October 08, 2015 | We interviewed Kostas Skordoulis, a leading member of OKDE-Spartakos about the situation in Greece following the elections last September 20, Syriza, Popular Unity, and the debates within (...)

Josefina L. Martínez

GREECE

Announcement of the Political Bureau of OKDE-SPARTAKOS about the elections in 20th of September

October 03, 2015

GREECE

The Greek Elections and the Strategic Debates within the Left

September 25, 2015 | On September 21, Alexis Tsipras returned as prime minister, supported by a coalition between his party and the right-wing nationalist Anel party. This government, which assumed power as a left (...)

Claudia Cinatti

GREECE

Syriza Forms New Coalition Government for the Third Memorandum

September 22, 2015 | Syriza won more than 35 percent of the vote in Sunday's Greek elections. In contrast to euphoria back in January, Alexis Tsipras prepares to form a new coalition government with Anel (Greek (...)

ON THE SEPTEMBER 20TH GREEK ELECTIONS

Against Syriza’s austerity and the false alternatives of Popular Unity and the KKE

September 16, 2015 | Statement by the Trotskyist Fraction - Fourth International. For an independent and working class policy. The capitalists must pay for the crisis

GREECE

Who’s Who in the Greek Left

September 04, 2015 | We present our readers a map of the main tendencies of the Greek Left, including SYRIZA and its internal tendencies, Popular Unity, the KKE, ANTARSYA and (...)

Alejandra Ríos

ARGENTINA

On the Rise of the Frente De Izquierda (FIT) in Argentina: A Debate on the Idea Of “Broad Parties”

August 28, 2015 | On August 9, the national primary elections, known as the PASO*, were held in Argentina.

Jimena Vergara

GREECE / INTERVIEW

’I think that the dilemma of ’reform or revolution?’ is still valid’

August 26, 2015 | Left Voice interviewed Kostas Skordoulis, a leading member of OKDE-Spartakos about the current situation in Greece following the resignation of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and the recent (...)

Alejandra Ríos

Guest Post

The “New” European Reformism and the Failure of the Broad Left Party Strategy

August 20, 2015 | The capitulation of the SYRIZA government to the demands of European imperialism has sent shock waves across a wide section of the international Left for some very concrete and understandable (...)

Robert Lyons

IDEAS&DEBATES

Two Different Paths: Syriza and Podemos or the FIT?

August 14, 2015 | Last Sunday’s primary elections in Argentina closed with great celebrations. Running under a revolutionary working-class program, the Left and Workers’ Front (FIT) presented two separate slates for (...)

Jimena Vergara

OKDE-S summer camp in Greece

Plenary session ’Building anticapitalist fronts and the goal of the revolutionary party’

August 13, 2015 | Laura Varlet’s intervention on the experience of the PTS and the FIT

Laura Varlet

FROM ATHENS

Refugee Camp in Athens: A desperate attempt to escape from war and persecutions

August 01, 2015

Alejandra Ríos

GREEK CRISIS

Migrants in Greece: Refugee camp in Athens

August 01, 2015

Alejandra Ríos

GREECE

Tsipras defeats the Left Platform at Syriza’s CC meeting

July 31, 2015 | At a meeting that lasted for 14 hours, Tsipras defeated a motion presented by the Left Platform of Syriza. The Central Committee decided to hold an extraordinary party congress in September, (...)

Alejandra Ríos
Josefina L. Martínez

EUROPE

Greece: A scandalous trial targeting left-wing activists

July 30, 2015 | On Tuesday July 28, the charges faced by three activists arrested on July 15 during the mobilisation in Syntagma Square were announced. While the police were beating the demonstrators, the (...)

Laura Varlet

EUROPE

Greece: arrested demonstrators on trial

July 30, 2015 | Statement of Greek organization OKDE-Spartakos on the trial of the arrested demonstrators last July 15.

IDEAS&DEBATES

Greece: Have you read it?

July 22, 2015 | The Greek people voted NO at the referendum last July 5. Nevertheless, Prime Minister Tsipras accepted the demands made by the Troika. New austerity measures were approved in the Parliament... (...)

GREECE

The Eurogroup’s brutal agreement on Greece: A colonialist pact

July 14, 2015 | After 48 hours of meetings, Alexis Tsipras accepted every condition of the Eurogroup in order to reach an agreement. The Greek parliament will approve privatizations, cut backs, and other (...)

Josefina L. Martínez

GREECE

SYRIZA: The referendum was a joke

July 11, 2015 | Friday night, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras successfully rallied support from Greek MPs for a bailout deal strikingly similar to the one rejected by national vote five days earlier. Once (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

EUROPE

Interview: What’s happening in Greece after the Referendum?

July 07, 2015 | Interview with Manos Skoufoglou, member of the leadership of OKDE-Spartakos and of Antarsya Anti-capitalist Left Coalition. What are the possible scenarios after Sunday’s (...)

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