Daily Archives: June 4, 2016

A Socialist Alternative: How The Rise Of The Right Concealed The Growth Of The Left In Europe

  Two weeks ago far-right candidate, Norbert Hoffer of the Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ) came within an inch of winning the Austrian Presidential Election. Hoffer led voting as polling booth figures were tallied. However, 700,000 postal votes turned the result in the favour of independent candidate and former Greens […]

Students Call For Papua New Guinea PM’s Resignation

  Back in 2014, Papua New Guinea’s anti-corruption body, Taskforce Investigator, opened an investigation into illegal state payments of $30 million (US) to a law firm, Paraka Lawyers. Prime Minister Peter O’Neill, known for continually suppressing political dissent and protests, immediately disbanded the body. However, PNG students hold influential power […]