Prensa The change in Andalusia

Change is the winner of the Andalusian elections. A calm change, substantiated in the playing field of the Constitution, with a modernizing proposal. It must be interpreted correctly and with loyalty towards the voters.

Prensa The U.S. Road to the 2020 Presidential Election

American politics faces a new stage with a view to the 2020 presidential elections. FAES organised a meeting that dealt with midterms, difficulties concerning the composition of the House of Representatives, migration and health policies, Trump’s reinforcement and the improbable 'impeachment'. 

Prensa Latin America. A 2018 Agenda of Freedom

Ibero America is going through a deep process of transition that proves the failure of the 21st Century Socialism; but, after more than three decades of elections and alternation, democracy is still facing consolidation problems. We reflect on this new report about this challenge, together with the crave for democratic quality and the need for trade openness.

Prensa Latin America must generate institutional confidence and certainty to get integrated into the global economy

FAES Foundation presented its strategic report América Latina. Una Agenda de Libertad, a diagnosis of the health of freedoms, the rule of law and the quality of democracy in the region. Furthermore, FAES has published América Latina en cifras, an additional document that makes a quantitative radiography of the demographic, economic and social situation of Latin American countries. FAES also has presented both texts during the Ibero-American Summit in Guatemala.

Prensa Mid-term elections. Everyone wins

Midterm elections in the USA are a thermometer, a pulse monitoring to the presidency. On this occasion, Democrats and Republicans consider themselves to have come out on top. Will the president change his tone? On what issues will the Democrats fight? Has the Republican Party definitely mutated?

Prensa Why the Italian left is always divided?

The Italian left will assist again to the general elections with the division as a common note. Before the appointment scheduled for March 4th, and at a time where the coalition seems to be really necessary due to the new electoral law that rewards coalitions over parties, the favoritisms, the confrontations and the lack of agreement on fundamental points suggest that there will be no joint candidacy. This report goes through the history of the division and succession of defeats in which the Italian left lives since the end of the PCI.

Prensa Elections and Lessons in Quebec

“Quebec is poorer and has less power within the Canadian context. The most tangible result of Quebec?s pro-independent movement has been the weakening of Quebec” “In Canada the right to decide does not exist; neither the right to secession, and certainly not the right to a unilateral secession” “Most Quebeckers do not want independence, they feel both Quebecker and Canadian and they do not want a third referendum” “The clarity policy has been effective and a new referendum in Quebec will take decades before it becomes feasible. Therefore, it is expected that the clarity policy will also be useful to inspire people who imitate PQ?s policies in other places”

Prensa The Statute of Catalonia: Equally Unconstitutional, But More Confusing

Catalan nationalism has acquired a leading role since the last general elections because of the prominent position that the Spanish Government has given the movement, in spite of the number of seats it actually won.

Prensa Impressions Following the Elections to the Basque Parliament

Cualquier interpretación de los resultados electorales en las elecciones autonómicas vascas queda irremediablemente empañada por un hecho: el mantenimiento y fortalecimiento de la representación de ETA-Batasuna en el nuevo Parlamento Vasco. Sin embargo, no es la subida en escaños de esta organización lo realmente preocupante. La preocupación radica en la aparente resignación y la imagen de impotencia del Estado de Derecho generada por el Gobierno de la Nación ante el intento fructífero de ETA-Batasuna de quebrar la respuesta de la legalidad democrática concurriendo a las elecciones con una lista camuflada.

Prensa The change in Andalusia

12.04.2018. Change is the winner of the Andalusian elections. A calm change, substantiated in the playing field of the Constitution, with a modernizing proposal. It must be interpreted correctly and with loyalty towards the voters.

Prensa The U.S. Road to the 2020 Presidential Election

11.27.2018. American politics faces a new stage with a view to the 2020 presidential elections. FAES organised a meeting that dealt with midterms, difficulties concerning the composition of the House of Representatives, migration and health policies, Trump’s reinforcement and the improbable 'impeachment'. 

Prensa Latin America. A 2018 Agenda of Freedom

11.15.2018. Ibero America is going through a deep process of transition that proves the failure of the 21st Century Socialism; but, after more than three decades of elections and alternation, democracy is still facing consolidation problems. We reflect on this new report about this challenge, together with the crave for democratic quality and the need for trade openness.

Prensa Latin America must generate institutional confidence and certainty to get integrated into the global economy

11.15.2018. FAES Foundation presented its strategic report América Latina. Una Agenda de Libertad, a diagnosis of the health of freedoms, the rule of law and the quality of democracy in the region. Furthermore, FAES has published América Latina en cifras, an additional document that makes a quantitative radiography of the demographic, economic and social situation of Latin American countries. FAES also has presented both texts during the Ibero-American Summit in Guatemala.

Prensa Mid-term elections. Everyone wins

11.14.2018. Midterm elections in the USA are a thermometer, a pulse monitoring to the presidency. On this occasion, Democrats and Republicans consider themselves to have come out on top. Will the president change his tone? On what issues will the Democrats fight? Has the Republican Party definitely mutated?

Publicaciones Why the Italian left is always divided?

01.26.2018. The Italian left will assist again to the general elections with the division as a common note. Before the appointment scheduled for March 4th, and at a time where the coalition seems to be really necessary due to the new electoral law that rewards coalitions over parties, the favoritisms, the confrontations and the lack of agreement on fundamental points suggest that there will be no joint candidacy. This report goes through the history of the division and succession of defeats in which the Italian left lives since the end of the PCI.

Publicaciones Elections and Lessons in Quebec

05.22.2014. “Quebec is poorer and has less power within the Canadian context. The most tangible result of Quebec?s pro-independent movement has been the weakening of Quebec” “In Canada the right to decide does not exist; neither the right to secession, and certainly not the right to a unilateral secession” “Most Quebeckers do not want independence, they feel both Quebecker and Canadian and they do not want a third referendum” “The clarity policy has been effective and a new referendum in Quebec will take decades before it becomes feasible. Therefore, it is expected that the clarity policy will also be useful to inspire people who imitate PQ?s policies in other places”

Publicaciones The Statute of Catalonia: Equally Unconstitutional, But More Confusing

03.31.2006. Catalan nationalism has acquired a leading role since the last general elections because of the prominent position that the Spanish Government has given the movement, in spite of the number of seats it actually won.

Publicaciones Impressions Following the Elections to the Basque Parliament

05.01.2005. Cualquier interpretación de los resultados electorales en las elecciones autonómicas vascas queda irremediablemente empañada por un hecho: el mantenimiento y fortalecimiento de la representación de ETA-Batasuna en el nuevo Parlamento Vasco. Sin embargo, no es la subida en escaños de esta organización lo realmente preocupante. La preocupación radica en la aparente resignación y la imagen de impotencia del Estado de Derecho generada por el Gobierno de la Nación ante el intento fructífero de ETA-Batasuna de quebrar la respuesta de la legalidad democrática concurriendo a las elecciones con una lista camuflada.