Progressive Politics

The progressive left in the United States is harnessing the power of a grassroots political movement to change the way the country thinks about politics. The performance of Bernie Sanders in the Democratic primary in the 2016 Presidential Election and subsequent meteoric rise of politicians like Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez and Senator Elizabeth Warren have demonstrated that ideas that were once considered fringe political ideas are moving into the mainstream. The FES accompanies these political movements acting as an interlocutor and convener of voices from both sides of the Atlantic to promote issues of fairness and equality.

Events

Conference Summary & Video

To commemorate and celebrate the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and the peaceful revolution in Central and Eastern Europe, the...

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1989 | Commemorating the fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of the Cold War, Reflecting upon our Political Present

Join us on November 9th! Information and Registration here

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VIDEO CLIPS of the 9th Annual Conference on Turkey

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Latest Publications

The secret to winning in 2020

If they want to win the 2020 US elections, the Democrats need a candidate who can and will run as an economic populist

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Strategy Debates of US-American Parties for the Midterm Elections 2018

How are political movements positioned? How do they react to changes in the society and with which topics do they position themselves where in the...

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God, Make America Great Again!

Why so many American Christians are bowing the knee to Donald Trump

 

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