Publicly-owned fibre networks don’t just mean free WiFi. From energy grids to smart transport, they will be the backbone of a new, green socialist economy.
Columns & Interviews
by Basil Oberholzer on
It is wrong to believe the financial sector will contribute to ecological transformation. Economic and environmental policies remain key.
by Sheri Berman on
Sheri Berman warns that, however self-evident the crisis of this neoliberal phase of capitalism may appear, it will not automatically collapse.
The European Union has been on a path-dependent trajectory since its foundation towards market-clearing. Its mission needs to be redefined as social-embedding.
The Council of the EU has agreed a recommendation on access to social protection. Is the glass half-full or half-empty?
by Ludovic Voet on
Continuing our series on a ‘just transition’, Ludovic Voet stresses that allocating European funding is no substitute for a strategy to achieve it.
After more than a year of grim scientific projections and growing activism, world leaders are increasingly recognising the urgency of the climate crisis. Yet nothing has been done.
by Éloi Laurent on
Éloi Laurent opens a Social Europe series on the ‘just transition’ by framing it in the context of the social-ecological state.