All Tomorrow’s Parties: the changing face of European Party Politics

All Tomorrow’s Parties: the changing face of European Party Politics addresses the challenges today’s political parties are confronted with, such as rapid changes in societies, technologies and politics as a whole. Democracy in Europe is now a multilevel governance system with a sometimes opaque interdependence of policies, institutions and actors, such as entrepreneurs, media and […]

Statement in Deutsche Welle about right-wing extremism in Europe

Florian Hartleb said that middle-class citizens in prosperous countries are afraid of losing their status. Hartleb attributed the trend to what he called “prosperity jingoism,” and said that’s the reason mostly middle-class people tend to vote right. But Hartleb also indicated that despite the shooting rampage of right-wing extremist Anders Breivik last summer, the scene […]