All Circus, No Bread

Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung European Union
Place of publication
Brussels, Belgium
Date of Publication
March 2018
Number of Pages
Language of publication

A democratic system respects freedom of expression and different believes. As such populists have democratic legitimacy and attract opinions from the right- and left-wing which are disappointed and suffer from important inequalities. New ways have to be found to argue against this new anti-establishment tendancy and reforms are needed to reply to the arising challenges of modern times.