Ideas & Debates
From the Podemos hypothesis to the test of power
Podemos was born one and a half years ago. It presented itself as something new, a participatory movement “open to all citizens”. Referring to the movement of the Spanish “indignados” (the ‘indignant’ or ‘outraged’) that emerged on May 15, 2011, Pablo Iglesias at the time announced that, “We said in the plazas that it can be done and we are saying today that we can do it”.
Diego LotitoJuly 25, 2015
Cuba: Thaw in relations with imperialism II
Illustration by Natalia Rizzo (Ideas de Izquierda) Read previous article: Cuba: Thaw in relations with imperialism The “thaw” between the United States and Cuba has opened a new strategic setting and is already influencing all the orders of Cuban life. It is true that the laws of blockade like the Helms-Burton Act, are still in […]
Eduardo MolinaJuly 24, 2015
MEXICO: Statement in the Face of the IEEPO Removal
Statement from the Movimiento de Trabajadores Socialistas (MTS, Socialist Workers Movement) in Mexico.
Movimiento de los Trabajadores Socialistas (MTS)July 22, 2015
What can we learn from the electoral alliance of Argentina’s revolutionary left?
Where does the success of the FIT come from and what will be debated in the upcoming primary elections?
Matías MaielloJuly 18, 2015
Left Voice: A New Initiative for the Izquerda Diario Network
Almost a year after the creation of La Izquierda Diario and its international network of news websites, we are launching an English-language website, Left Voice.
Left VoiceJuly 17, 2015
Pablo Iglesias and his Gramsci ’à la carte’
Spanish version from La Izquierda Diario, May 7, 2015 In his recent article published in Público and republished in the friendly blog Gramscimanía, Pablo Iglesias gives an interpretation of the theory of Antonio Gramsci, tending to justify his electoral politics, after the earthquake suffered by the leadership of PODEMOS facing the resignation of the “number […]
Juan Dal MasoJuly 16, 2015
Cuba: Thaw in relations with imperialism
On May 29, President Obama took Cuba off the list of the "governments that sponsor terrorism." It is a new step, politically significant, in the process of re-establishment of relations, and soon, the establishment of embassies in both capitals could be agreed on.
Eduardo MolinaJuly 7, 2015
Left and Workers’ Front: once again on the United Front
Debates within the Left and Workers’ Front (FIT) in Argentina.
Matías MaielloJuly 4, 2015
Debate in the Frente de Izquierda: United Front and electoral front
The Partido Obrero (PO - Workers’ Party) continues to develop its confusion around the concept of the United Front. PO deepens this confusion in his “response” to our new proposal for a common list to take to the PASO (first round of elections).
Fredy LizarragueJune 24, 2015