Spotlights

Who will decide the 2020 election—and what do they believe?

The 2020 contest between Donald Trump and Joe Biden is far from over, yet a look at the fundamentals of the election suggests it may not end up as one...

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What does declining union membership mean for the 2020 U.S. election?

Support for unions is high and rising. Yet unionization rates in the United States continue to slide. Why?

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Will Americans embrace social democracy during the 2020 elections—or ever?

The 2020 election in the United States is a critical juncture. Will Americans embrace social democracy or democratic socialism during the 2020...

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Kanada blickt einem stürmischen Herbst entgegen

Während die Tage allmählich kürzer werden und der Wind kühler wird, sehen sich die aus ihren Sommerferien zurückgekehrten Kanadier_innen auf einmal...

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Canadians face down a tumultuous fall

As the days gradually get shorter and the breeze cooler, Canadians are returning from their summer vacations to find a much-changed political scene...

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Martin Schulz to become Chairman of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung

Kurt Beck, the Chairman of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung proposed former President of the European Parliament and Chairman of the Social Democratic...

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"In der Krise wird politische Bildung auf einmal interessant"

Ein Interview mit Izmira Violet Aitch über Milwaukee, die Auswirkungen von COVID-19 in den Vereinigten Staaten und die politische Bedeutung der...

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"Political education seems to be surging during this crisis"

An interview with Izmira Violet Aitch about Milwaukee, the impact of COVID-19 in the United States, and the political importance of the present-day...

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Media Fellowship Project

The 2020 Election | Progressive Views on a Historical Turning Point

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The hidden crisis – why Covid-19 is a disaster for women in Canada and beyond

As we all settle into the new normal, women’s lived experience in Canada tells us that this pandemic is far from gender neutral – and our response...

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