Progressive Politics

The progressive left in the United States is harnessing the power of a grassroots political movement to change the way the country thinks about politics. The performance of Bernie Sanders in the Democratic primary in the 2016 Presidential Election and subsequent meteoric rise of politicians like Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez and Senator Elizabeth Warren have demonstrated that ideas that were once considered fringe political ideas are moving into the mainstream. The FES accompanies these political movements acting as an interlocutor and convener of voices from both sides of the Atlantic to promote issues of fairness and equality.

Events

| Event, Economy, Energy

Just Transition Strategies: Workers and the Green Revolution

Join an international panel discussion on the green revolution and forging toward a "just transition" that centers workers in a shift from fossil…


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06.04.2021 | Event, Canada, Security, Economy, Energy

TRIUMPH OF THE WOMEN?

The Female Face of the Populist & Far Right


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| News, Event, Canada, Security, Economy, Energy

Inauguration Day in America: Linking Washington and Berlin

EVENT | January 20, 2021


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Latest Publications

30.06.2021 | Publication, Economy, Energy

Just Transition in the U.S.

A Harsh Mirage Absent A Fundamental Revolution


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18.12.2020 | Publication, Security, Energy

The U.S., Germany, and Nord Stream 2

Germany and the United States differ in their approaches to Russia’s energy trade with Europe, giving rise to a potential stumbling block over Nord…


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| Publication, Canada, Security, Economy, Energy, News

In Whose Interest? Gender and Far-Right Politics in the United States

This report examines women’s and gender politics in the U.S. in the context of far-right nationalist populism and extremism, in three parts. First, it…


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