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radical-left

Radical left

Radical left can refer to:

  • The radical left, an umbrella term to describe those who adhere explicitly and openly to revolutionary socialism, communism or anarchism — the "radical" qualifier tends in this case to denote a revolutionary fervor, and is a subset of, but should not be confused with, the far left
  • Ultra-left, a specific subset of the radical left adhering to ideologies such as left communism and some types of anarchism
  • 18th century Radicalism was a separate ideology, which was absorbed into progressive liberalism.
  • Det Radikale Venstre - a social-liberal party in Denmark
  • Left Radical Party - a social-liberal party in France

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