Socialist Party
"Socialist Party" is the name of many different political parties around the world. All of these parties claim to uphold some form of socialism, though they may have very different interpretations of ...
Saddam Hussein's Very Public Purge
Shortly after assuming the Presidency of Iraq in July 1979, Saddam Hussein convened a gathering of his Ba'ath Party leaders and publicly had 68 of them removed for alleged treason. Twenty-two of them...
Your Turn: What, if Anything, Can America Learn from Norway?
Who would have thought that Bernie Sanders, a self-described democratic socialist, would give Hillary Clinton such a run for her money in Iowa.  As journalist Ann Jones describes in “After Living in N...
What is Social Democracy? - YouTube
Jul 23, 2012 ... The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftungs's Academy for Social Democracy explains: social democracy. This is Juliane. She is a politics student. Together ...
Communist party
A communist party is a political party that advocates the application of the social and economic principles of communism through state policy. The name originates from the 1848 tract Manifesto of the ...
Labour and Socialist International
The Labour and Socialist International (LSI; German: Sozialistische Arbeiter-Internationale, SAI) was an international organization of socialist and labour parties, active between 1923 and 1940. T...
Second International
The Second International (1889–1916), the original Socialist International, was an organization of socialist and labour parties formed in Paris on July 14, 1889. At the Paris meeting delegations from ...
Social democracy
Social democracy is a political ideology that officially has as its goal the establishment of democratic socialism through reformist and gradualist methods. Alternatively, social democracy is defined ...
Socialist International
The Socialist International (SI) is a worldwide association of political parties most of which seek to establish democratic socialism. It consists mostly of democratic socialist, social-democratic and...
Trotskyist organisations
The following is a List of Trotskyist organizations by country. This article lists only those political organizations and parties (include political party factions, but exclude youth organizations and...
World Socialist Movement
The World Socialist Movement (WSM) is an international organisation of socialist parties created in 1904 with the founding of the Socialist Party of Great Britain. The member parties share a common cl...
Socialist Forces Front
The Socialist Forces Front (Berber: Tirni Iɣallen Inemlayen (RƔN), French: Front des Forces socialistes (FFS), Arabic: جبهة القوى الاشتراكية) is a social democratic and secularist political party, mai...
Your Turn: What, if Anything, Can America Learn from Norway?
Who would have thought that Bernie Sanders, a self-described democratic socialist, would give Hillary Clinton such a run for her money in Iowa.  As journalist Ann Jones describes in “After Living in N...
Democratic Progressive Party (Paraguay)
The Progressive Democratic Party (Spanish: Partido Democrático Progresista) is a Paraguayan political party created in 2007, split from the Party for a Country of Solidarity.In the Paraguayan general ...
Sandinista Renovation Movement
The Sandinista Renovation Movement (Movimiento de Renovación Sandinista or MRS, in Spanish) is a Nicaraguan political party founded by dissidents of the Sandinista National Liberation Front on May 18,...
Socialist Party (Argentina)
The Socialist Party (Spanish: Partido Socialista, PS) is a leftist political party in Argentina.
The history of socialism in Argentina began in the 1890s, when a group of people, notably Juan...
Party of Democratic Revival of Ukraine
Party of Democratic Revival of Ukraine (PDVU) was a political party in 1990-96 that was created as an offshot of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union. In 1996 along with number of other parties, it...
Party of Democrats
The Party of Democrats (Partito dei Democratici, PD) was a social-democratic political party in San Marino. Its Italian counterpart was the Democrats of the Left.The PD had its origins in Sammarinese ...
Hungarian Social Democratic Party
The Hungarian Social Democratic Party (Hungarian: Magyarorszagi Szociáldemokrata Párt, MSZDP) is a small social-democratic political party in Hungary. Since 2002, the MSZDP had no longer contested...
Revolutionary Marxist League (Hong Kong)
The Revolutionary Marxist League was an ultra-left Trotskyist vanguard party that existed in Hong Kong from 1975 to 1990. The League was founded in the background of the political changes in the early...
Social Democratic Workers' Party (Netherlands)
The Social Democratic Workers' Party (in Dutch: Sociaal Democratische Arbeiders Partij, SDAP) was a Dutch socialist political party and a predecessor of the social-democratic PvdA.
The SDAP was fo...
17 July Revolution
The 17 July Revolution was a bloodless coup in Iraq in 1968, led by General Ahmed Hassan al-Bakr, which brought the Iraqi Regional Branch of the Arab Socialist Ba'ath Party to power. Both Saddam Husse...