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.
Greek banks are on the point of running out of money and all aspects of the economy are in dire straits; Greece will not even be able to import food.
The end of the GDR eased the way for racists and open Nazis. A defeat of Syriza and the hopes it raised could open the door to a strengthened neo-Nazi Golden Dawn movement.
All the workers of the world, I hope, hear the Greek voice, as in ages past they did. Solidarity. Its time is now.