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The „Freedom“ They Mean

The „Freedom“ They Mean

On the protests in Ottowa “It is high time that these illegal and dangerous activities stop,” said Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. On Friday, February 18, the clearing out began. Police informed downtown Ottawa squatters* in their trucks that they would have...

God Blessed America for me

God Blessed America for me

„This land is your land and this land is my land. From California to the New York island.“ Wohl jeder in den USA und viele Menschen weltweit können das Lied mitsummen. Besonders gern wird es am 4. Juli, dem Nationalfeiertag in patriotischer Stimmung gespielt. Dabei...

Democratic self-help

Democratic self-help

Article in the German newspaper "nd" "Lancaster Stands Up" rebels against the right-wing in Pennsylvania Lancaster bears the beautiful motto, "Red Rose City." It refers not to the symbol of the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA), but to the coat of arms of the...

Shining a Light on the “Other” America 

Shining a Light on the “Other” America 

In conversation with RLS fellow Stefan Liebich Stefan Liebich was a member of the German for Die Linke from 2009 to 2021 and, prior to that, a member of the Berlin House of Representatives from 1995 to 2009 for Die Linke and its predecessor, the Party for Democratic...

Democratic self-help

Demokratische Selbsthilfe – Artikel in “nd“

Die Organisation Lancaster Stands Up lehnt sich in Pennsylvania gegen den rechten Mainstream auf Lancaster trägt den schönen Beinamen »Red Rose City«. Der bezieht sich nicht auf das Symbol der Demokratischen Sozialisten von Amerika (DSA), sondern auf das Wappen des...

Strength of the American left is not yet paying off

Strength of the American left is not yet paying off

Andreas Günther was born in Dresden, studied classical archaeology and Greek in Halle and Berlin, was head of international politics at the federal office of DIE LINKE party, and has been director of the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation's New York office since 2018. What are...

Democracy at risk

Democracy at risk

Biden has been in office for a year and has to worry about the midterms. The promised social policy is long overdue, and resentment is growing. Joe Biden, the 46th president of the United States, began his term with a surprise. "My fellow Americans, trickle-down...

Democracy at risk

Demokratie in Gefahr

Ein Jahr ist Biden im Amt und muss sich vor den Midterms sorgen. Die versprochene Sozialpolitik lässt auf sich warten, der Unmut wächst Joe Biden, der 46. Präsident der USA, begann seine Amtszeit mit einer Überraschung. „Trickle-Down-Economics hat noch nie...

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Stefan Liebich

c/o Zentrum für internationalen Dialog

Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung

Straße der Pariser Kommune 8A

10243 Berlin

liebich@progressive-america.de