An interview with Catherine West, MP, secretary and co-founder
of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on UK-EU Relations, scrutinising Brexit
negotiations and pushing for a progressive relationship with our European
Around 300 people have entered Italy from Lebanon via safe and
legal routes pioneered by faith groups. This pilot project holds great
potential as an innovative approach to the so-called ‘refugee crisis’.
first major interview on openDemocracy was on the ‘Post-Fascism’ thesis recently expounded by
the Hungarian philosopher in the year 2000. Here, Tamás regretfully
revisits concept and reality. LeftEast interview. Serbo-Croat.
How do migrant workers successfully
enact labour and social rights? ‘Respekt’, a local network
established by Polish live-in care workers in Basel, Switzerland, challenges
widespread assumptions held by unions.
This is a collaborative article, written by a Syrian refugee minor with
additional information from the refugee communities of Konitsa Refugee Camp,
Greece, with support from a collective of non-aligned academics.
By failing to condemn ongoing human rights violations
in Turkey, the Council of Europe Secretary General betrays the regional human
rights system he is supposed to promote. Originally published on 1 September 2016, updated September 6.