Author: Cornelia Hildebrandt

Cornelia Hildebrandt works at the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung’s Institute for Critical Social Analysis in Berlin. Her focus is on parties and social movements.

The Left Party in Germany

ImageThe Left Party is fighting for “a society in which no child has to grow up poor, in which all men and women can live a self-determined life in peace, dignity, and social security and can democratically shape social relations.” In order to achieve this, it demands “a different economic and social system: democratic socialism.”1 That is how the Lef