Ben Judah used his eastern European childhood and languages to live as a newcomer to the UK. Here’s what he found.
As the Spanish election approaches, a surge in support for the party has set the clock ticking.
Politics is now operating at "three speeds". Can our establishment parties keep up?
The first draft of a copyright reform report, from the digital rights party's last MEP, could give the Pirates a significant legacy.
Opposing the logic of neoliberal economics does not mean the Greeks have become Marxists.
After a rebuff from the Communist Party of Greece, ANEL became an unlikely coalition partner. But the deal shows Syriza's priorities.
Can new finance minister Yanis Varoufakis, political economist and game theory academic, negotiate solutions to inequality?
Further elections can only be avoided if Syriza does a u-turn, which is very common in Greek politics, or if the eurozone countries yield to new PM Alexis Tsipras' charm.
In this article first published on 23 June 1945, the future Labour minister and New Statesman editor Richard Crossman recounts the experiences of “K”, a survivor of the Buchenwald concentration camp.
The Prime Minister is concerned about the financial instability Syriza's win could bring to Europe – when he's the one promising a referendum that would be deeply destabilising.
The Labour leader has responded rather late, and very carefully, to the Greek anti-austerity party's election win.
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