New “Talking Progress” Podcast episode: A conversation between Anne Applebaum and Wolfgang Schmidt
What are successful approaches and polices to the most pressing issues for German and US cities? How can cities and international networks strengthen the transatlantic partnership?
City leaders share the same worries: Climate change, rising inequality, housing insecurity and health inequity, to name a few. They talk about working towards progress. But how can a city’s development in these areas really be assessed?
Why defence isn’t merely a matter of military security and the ‘peace’ and ‘justice for Ukraine’ advocates are much more similar than they’d like to admit.
Lessons from progressives in Europe and North America
How can the progressive camp respond to the poly crisis? This was the central question addressed by top international politicians at the Progressive Governance Summit in Berlin.
Why our failure to resist Putin enthusiastically will haunt us and how we can overcome it.
Delivering on the Promise of Progress
What we need to combine ambitious climate policies with fair pay, decent work, and equitable prosperity.
What is wrong with elections today, and why we should choose our political representatives by lottery instead
How populism and the twin shocks of 2016 have, at the same time, bolstered and smothered EU incentives for more social integration
“It is quite simple. If in doubt, do not do it.” Urban economist Ramon Marrades on how to build progressive infrastructure.