1 Article by: Darko Vujica

Darko Vujica is co-editor of Novi Plamen/ and Prometej.

German Reunification Brought a Wave of Neoliberal Triumphalism — And a Social Disaster

In the last years before the Berlin Wall’s fall, most opposition movements in East Germany sought a reformed, more democratic socialism. But the effect of reunification on October 3, 1990 was a wave of neoliberal triumphalism in both East and West — undermining the principles of social solidarity and pushing the Left into the wilderness.