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...
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...
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...
Battle over solitary confinement

Battle over solitary confinement

New York City: City Council opposes new mayor Eric Adams on jail policy Since January 1, Eric Adams has been mayor of New York City, the largest city in the United States with 8.5 million residents. The public inauguration took place shortly after midnight at the...