Can Yanis Varoufakis turn his bid to democratize the European Union into a mass social movement? And if so, will it be able to deliver a political turn similar to Roosevelt’s New Deal of the 1930s? Political scientist Michal Sutowski assesses the chances of DiEM25 succeeding.
is a political scientist, columnist and editor; coordinator of Krytyka Polityczna’s Institute for Advanced Studies; and translator from the English and German into Polish. He is editor of the political writings of Jacek Kuron and Stanislaw Brzozowski. In 2012, he studied at Yale University in connection with a Political Critique scholarship.