Blowing the whistle for the public interest in the digital age
A proposed law to better protect whistle-blowers is under discussion in the European Union. Can it rebuild the hopes for decentralization and more democratic control of knowledge and information through the internet in the digital age?
The digital edition of Vorwärts now has company. With the additional titles Freiheit, Der Sozialdemokrat and Neue Vorwärts, the Library of Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) is launching the Historical German Social Democratic Press Online.
The multi-election year of 2017 highlighted the new challenges that the resurgent Right poses the EU. In 2018, too, there has been little to encourage Brussels so far. Will the shift to the right in the member states continue at European level?