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That the left does not usually find comfortable, but Country Email List that needs to be reconceptualized to respond to current challenges. In the antipodes of the strong men who seduce through comforting retrotopias that appeal to the shelter of the known, social democracy, like the whole Country Email List of the left, needs to be able to articulate collective mechanisms that offer security. In a clear exercise of returning to the principles, the new social democracy needs to recover the centrality of the fight against inequality Country Email List attacking it on all fronts and, especially, by the two great factors that today threaten to widen the gaps: climate change and the digital revolution.