Alen Toplišek is an early-career researcher at Queen Mary University of London where he also teaches on politics and business and management modules. He recently completed his PhD thesis on the crisis of liberal democracy and how the left can respond to it. His field of research includes: populism, anti-politics and depoliticisation, contemporary democratic theory and critical political economy. You can follow him on Twitter: @alentop.
Published in: Can Europe Make It?The Slovenian United Left: from protest to movement, and from movement to party
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Published in: openDemocracyUK#indyref, power and dancing stars
The Scottish referendum introduced much needed chaos and taught people to think about power and politics. We need to...