Instead of head-on confrontation, the left is trying to maneuver while strengthening its base by improving people's lives.
In France, as in other European countries, the most common interpretation of the right's surge is hostility toward immigrants, refugees and foreigners in general.
In a blow to the left, right wing candidate, Mauricio Macri, beat Daniel Scioli, the candidate of the ruling leftist Front, by 51.4 percent to 48.6 percent.
Antonio Luis Santos da Costa of the Socialist Party, forms a government with the support of the Communist, Ecologist (Green) and Left Bloc deputies in the national parliament.
The unity in Portugal has been made possible by a very evident left turn on the part of the Socialist Party.
If mass unity, transcending national borders, can indeed be built, great things can happen in Europe.
Greek voters handed a stunning victory to the left-wing Syriza party and its leader Alexis Tsipras, as they went to the polls for the third time in a year.
On the 13th July, the democratic elected Greek government of Alexis Tsipras was brought to its knees by the European Union.
On July 29, Sto Kokkino, the radio station politically close to SYRIZA, broadcast a long interview with Greece's Prime Minister.
The debt crisis in Greece is only a vehicle to exploit the resources of the Greek nation.