This week’s election in Norway saw the country’s left-wing parties return a majority of representatives, ousting the incumbent right-wing government and ending the premiership of Erna Solberg. Continue reading Norway election results see Conservatives set to lose power – and a surge for the left
Conservative Party leader Erin O’Toole appears to have chosen his moment to emerge from the shadows perfectly. Continue reading How Erin O’Toole caught up to faltering Justin Trudeau after Liberals called snap election
Having lost his commanding majority in the 2019 federal election, the Liberal Prime Minister framed the September 20 polling day as a chance for Canadians to decide who will lead them at a critical moment in the pandemic. Continue reading Canada’s snap election could spell the end for Justin Trudeau
In spite of losing its majority, Poland’s right-wing ruling party is very unlikely to call a snap autumn election. Continue reading Can Poland’s ruling party still govern?
A democratic socialist party will challenge Labour MP Rosie Duffield in Canterbury in the next general election. Continue reading Why a new socialist party is challenging Labour in Canterbury
Law and Justice’s media reform bill will crush Poland’s most vocal anti-government news channel while also goading the White House, an expert has said. Continue reading Polish Media Reform Bill will shut down government critics – and anger Biden
The Breakthrough Party has a council seat for the first time after a town councillor in Yorkshire defected from Labour. Continue reading New socialist party gets first ever councillor after Labour defection
The Tunisian president froze the nation’s democratically elected body for 30 days and assumed executive power on July 25, 2021 amidst mass protests and domestic crises – including the Covid-19 pandemic. Continue reading British MPs voice support for Tunisian democracy following Kais Saied’s suspension of parliament
Opponents of Poland’s right-wing ruling party hope that the return of former prime minister Donald Tusk to front-line politics will re-energise the country’s divided opposition. Continue reading Can Donald Tusk save Poland’s opposition?
Elijah Manley ran against Minority Leader of the Florida House of Representatives Bobby DuBose from the left – and did remarkably well in the circumstances. Continue reading Elijah Manley interview: Could Florida see another progressive in the House of Representatives?