Regions / Spain
As national governments lurch to the right, a radical citizens coalition is Barcelona is showing how ordinary people can reclaim control of their communities.
For leftist critics of the EU, reform looks unlikely — but aligning with right-wing Euroskeptics looks worse. Maybe there's a third option.
This year's lowlights from world politics, the culture wars, and the military-industrial complex.
The problems facing the Spanish left mirror the crisis engulfing Europe.
European elites are blaming "stupid" voters for turning against an economic system that hasn't worked for them.
The 2016 vote may have been a disappointment to Spain's insurgent progressives. But they've proven they're here to stay.
A new progressive coalition seeks to end Spain’s punishing austerity regime and confront the country’s staggering unemployment.
No corporations have been more aggressive in forging their own foreign policies than the big oil companies.
The Socialists’ habit of running from the left and governing from the center is not a formula that will work anymore in Spain.
After a year of earthshaking victories and devastating setbacks, Europe's new progressive parties are slowly learning how to balance governance with activism.