Galician Left Alternative

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Galician Alternative of the Left
Alternativa Galega de Esquerda
Spanish name Alternativa Gallega de Izquierda
Leader Xosé Manuel Beiras, Yolanda Díaz
Founded September 11, 2012 (2012-09-11)
Ideology Socialism, Anticapitalism, Galician nationalism, Republicanism, Ecosocialism, Participatory democracy, Comunism, Anti-globalization, Left-wing nationalism, Independentism, Federalism[1]
Colors      Sky blue
Galician Parliament
9 / 75
Website
alternativagalega.com

The Galician Alternative of the Left (Galician: Alternativa Galega de Esquerda, AGE) is a political coalition of left-wing independence and federalist political parties in Galicia, Spain.

It was formed in early 2012, following a schism within the Galician Nationalist Bloc, to contest the 2012 Galician parliamentary election, in which it won nine seats, becoming the third party by size in the Galician Parliament, displacing the Galician Nationalist Bloc, and coming second in most of the major cities of Galicia.[2]

The constituent parties of the coalition are: ANOVA-Nationalist Brotherhood, the Galician affiliates of United Left and Equo, and Galician Ecosocialist Space.

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