Podemos and the new political practices

Public Debate in Amsterdam with Pablo Echenique
07 October 2014
Multi-media

What are the reasons for the success of Podemos, its implications for Spanish and European politics and is it possible to imagine a similar development in the Netherlands?

Podemos Paises Bajos (The Netherlands) invited the Member of the European Parliament Pablo Echenique to a Public Event in Amsterdam: “Podemos and the new political practices”.

He explores with Hilary Wainwright (TNI fellow and Research Director of the New Politics program) and Justus Uitermark (Associate Professor at the University of Amsterdam and the Gradus Hendriks Professor at Erasmus University Rotterdam) what are the reasons for the success of Podemos, its implications for Spanish and European politics and if it is possible to imagine a similar development in the Netherlands. The public engages in the discussion demanding further information about Podemos’ internal processes and perspectives for the future.