Is Europe's left ready to govern? | Cultura de massa no Século XXI (Mass Culture in the XXI Century) |
The central question of the crisis is not whether it will rejuvenate nation-state social democracy, but whether it can stimulate new strategies on which a revived platform of egalitarian prosperity and social welfare might be built. The task is to frame a response so that social democracy can benefit from a new openness to ideas in domestic and world politics – against a residual neoliberalism that would frame the global financial crisis as one of the overbearing state.


In the Guardian, two progressive political thinkers question social-democracy's answers to the crisis of our global economic system.

Via Willy De Backer