Posts Tagged "campaign"

CHANGE THE SYSTEM,NOT THE CLIMATE!

As Young Socialists we believe that the climate justice movement has a strong connection with labour movement and other struggles for liberation to create an alternative to the upside down world shaped by fossil fuels and corporate power.  In numerous debates, panels, training and interviews we will discuss alternatives to current ...

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Points for a generation’s future

Now that the dust has settled down on the European election results, Young European Socialists (YES) looks towards the formation process of the new European Commission. Europe’s youth wants a European Union that cares for them and their future, and gives them the opportunity to live as free and equal ...

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Young Candidate: Javi López

Age: 29 Education: Masters in Leadership management and social policy Nationality: Spanish Why are you running for a seat in the EP? I am running because Europe is deeply in need of a dramatic change. Things must be handled and done in a completely different way. So far, conservative and liberal majority in the EU ...

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We openly say YES to an ambitious industrial policy.

In Belgium, like elsewhere in Europe, we have experienced some difficult years since the beginning of the financial and economic crisis, which has left its mark on our generation. Indeed, we continue to count the factory closures, leaving dominoes of bankruptcies and a social desert in their wake. ArcelorMittal, Caterpillar, ...

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A living wage would make a real difference to our society.

The S&D candidate for European Commission President Martin Schulz outlined at the PES Congress in Rome that a key aim of the S&D group is for wage increases and the introduction of minimum wages in all European countries. Right across Europe wages and living standards are falling. In this article Ciaran ...

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YES Summer Camp Declaration

YES Summer Camp declaration Drafting committee This joint declaration presents the socialist and social-democratic values, ideas and positions, which have been discussed, shared and developed by the participants of the 11th Young European Socialists Summer Camp in Foca, Turkey. As socialists and social-democrats, democracy is at the heart of our political commitment. We ...

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PES Media Network to prepare a progressive pro-European media strategy

One year ahead of the European elections, the first meeting of PES Press and Media Officers took place on 7 June. Daniel Cornalba, the YES Vice-President responsible for communications, attended the meeting. The main aim of the PES Media Network is to support the PES Member parties and Organisations' Press ...

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