Austerity

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Supporters rally for the anti-austerity Podemos Party. (Photograph: Ander Gillenea/AFP/Getty Images)
Updated 6:39 PM EST It appears that Spain's government will remain deadlocked after the leading political parties, including the ascendant leftist coalition Unidos Podemos, failed to win enough votes to secure a majority government. The Guardian reports: Despite exit polls suggesting that the far-left Unidos Podemos coalition was on course to...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The Leave campaign won "because the EU establishment have made it impossible, through their anti-democratic reign, for the people of Britain to imagine a democratic EU," DiEM25 said. (Photo: Reuters)
In the tumultuous aftermath of the UK's vote to leave the EU , the European...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Spain's Podemos party, which in recent years rose to prominence on a defiant...

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Calling on "all citizens, with or without party, with or without a job, with or without hope," a coalition of groups across Europe plan a June 1 demonstration, People United Against The Troika!, to protest austerity measures imposed by the troika of all-powerful financial institutions that have led to unemployment, foreclosures, social inequity and cuts in health care and education, all in the name of a debt crisis that "once again privatizes profits and socializes losses, while demanding...