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New Left

n.
A political movement originating in the United States in the 1960s, especially among college students, marked by advocacy of radical changes in government, politics, and society.

New Leftist n.

New Left

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a loose grouping of left-wing radicals, esp among students, that arose in many countries after 1960

New′ Left′


n.
a political movement of the 1960s and 1970s that sought radical changes in the political, social, and economic system.
[1960]
New′ Left′ist, n.
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In the end, it looked like a total triumph for the Germans, who forced Alexis Tsipras, Greece's new leftist prime minister, to swallow virtually all of their demands.
They were able to tap into the broader New Leftist social networks established throughout the city.
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The army wants to protect its interests," said Marwa Farouk, founder of a new leftist party.
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Seventy-three members of Al-Tagammu Party's central committee resigned and said they would launch a new leftist party objecting to the president Refaat El-Saeid's refusal to step down.
Investment bank Barclays said this had raised the risk that Greece would leave the euro zone and raised the prospect that the new leftist government of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras would eventually have to call a referendum on whether to accept a deal with strings or ditch the euro.
They said it would act as a platform for a new leftist and socialist stream capable of attracting the public, involving people in political life and promoting freedom and social justice, while criticizing the Tagammu, citing its "pro-state" policies and authoritarian leadership as a reason for establishing a new leftist party.
CAIRO: Seventy-three members of Al-Tagammu party's central committee resigned Saturday and said they would launch a new leftist party in objection of its president's refusal to step down.
It would act as a platform for a new leftist and socialist stream capable of attracting the public into political life and promoting freedom and social justice.
Greek bankers said on Tuesday that deposit outflows have slowed so far in February after a sharp increase estimated for a month earlier, but savers are still uneasy over the new leftist government's standoff with its official lenders.