Next Left Focus Group Flickr album

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Photo album of the ‘Next Left Focus Group‘ 4th meeting in FEPS HQ, Brussels.

FEPS Next Left Focus Group concluded its fourth and final session of the year. We discussed the articles that, now reviewed and peer-approved, will feed into vol. 15 of the Next Left book series. This volume will offer critical analyses and policy proposals for 2024 and beyond.

We explored pressing questions, such as: How to promote democracy in the workplace? Are there lessons in Biden’s economics for the European Progressives? How can the centre-left champion the triple transformation in the political narrative? What are the benchmarks of progress? How can social democrats win elections and return to power? Is there a way of making progressive governance distinctive in times of poly-crisis? and many others. 

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24/01/2024

Progressive Yearbook 2024

Looking back to look ahead
10/10/2023

Next Left country case studies

Exploring the state of Social Democracy in France, Austria, Romania and Australia
04/10/2023

Social democracy without the people

Case study of the Polish Democratic Left Alliance (SLD)
07/07/2023

Leading the way

Lessons for Labour from Europe
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Past
11/01/2024
Torun, Poland

Social democracy without the people? 

Policy study launch
24/01/2024
FEPS HQ

Progressive Yearbook launch

11 - 14/12/2023
Online (Expert meeting)

Next Left country case studies

Presentation by the authors
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News
19/12/2023

Call for tender – Research project manager

Research within the framework of the project 'Social democracy without people. On the sources of the popularity of authoritarian populism in Poland'
12/12/2023

FEPS Young Academics Network, Cycle 9

Call for new members - Extended until 14 February 2024
23/06/2023

Call for tender – research and project coordination

This call for tender closed on 23/07/2023
23/05/2023

Open Progressive University

FEPS launches first e-learning platform for Social Democrats
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Durchhalten ist nicht unmöglich

by Frankfurter Hefte 06/12/2023
'Persevering is not impossible' Article by Ania Skrzypek, FEPS Director for Research and Training, on the future of social democracy in Europe

Sluta tro att SD-männen bara skojar om politiken

by AFTONBLADET 30/05/2023
'Stop thinking that the SD men are just joking about politics. When changes happen, they happen at lightning speed' Ania Skrzypek interviewed in this Swedish article about the Polish case

Polacy nieufni i “wyjątkowi” – “popandemiczne” badanie w UE

by TOK FM 22/05/2023
'Poles distrustful and "exceptional" - "post-pandemic" survey in the EU' TOK FM. Interview with Ania Skrzypek, FEPS Director for Research and Training, about the results of FEPS' European survey in six EU countries and the 'uniqueness' of the responses of the Polish people.

Santos Silva alerta que extrema-direita “é uma doença que pode ser fatal para a democracia”

by Observador 30/01/2023
'Santos Silva warns that the far-right "is a disease that can be fatal for democracy"' Observador article on Santos Silva's intervention during FEPS event 'Right-wing extremism and our progressive duty to fight it'
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