Author: Bilal Ahmed and Evan Sedgwick-Jell
Bilal Ahmed is a writer and activist. He is currently preparing for his dissertation, which will compare tribal structures, and state relations, in Pakistan and Yemen. Evan Sedgwick-Jell is politically active in a number of left-wing movements, and currently focusing on the topics of migration, racism, asylum policy and ideology. Having received his bachelors in History from Queen Mary University, he is currently studying Social Pedagogy in Berlin; where he also lives, works and is politically active.

After the sad reality of the extreme and populist right-wing gains in the European elections last May, a sober look at the European Union, and what the left should do, is long overdue. (More…)