In this ever-changing world, the left needs something more than to regroup. We are a democratic member-led organization that was recently founded when left groups, initiatives and political organization of the Left, seeking to overturn the low spirit and defeatism currently dominating the Greek left, came together to form Anametrisi (=Confrontation)
We feel a sense of urgency, and therefore we need to come up with new ways to bring together the left that is now fragmented. A left committed to challenging the “lesser evil” logic and positively disrupting Greek politics. In Anametrisi, we seek to try new ways of organization to translate grassroots initiatives into local, national, and international political action.
We decided to begin this journey a few months ago, but we have only started. Our work aims to put social mobilization and social movements at the center of politics as we strongly believe this is the way to put the people at the helm of history. We are now formulating a unifying anti-capitalist strategy to face the great challenges of our time.
The Left we envision is: