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Political Parties in Vdara

Political Parties in Vdara

Panhellenic Socialist Movement

The Panhellenic Socialist Movement (Vdaran: Πανελληνιο Σοσιαλιστικο Κινημα), known mostly by its acronym PASOK (ΠΑΣΟΚ), is a social-democratic political party in Vdara. It is related to it's counterpart in Greece with the same name.

PASOK was founded on 3 September 1974 by Andreas Papandreou as a democratic socialist and left-wing nationalist party. As a result of the 1981 legislative election, PASOK became Vdara's first left-of-centre party to win a majority in the Vdaran Parliament.

They are currently the ruling party in Vdara, and the leader of PASOK is Stavros Arnaoutakis.

Pro: EU Membership, universal healthcare, immigration, nationalising railways, foreign relations, renewable energy
Neutral: private companies, medicinal drugs
Anti: Non-renewable energy, recreational drugs, pollution, conspiracies, electronic direct democracy



Democratic Social Movement

The Democratic Social Movement (DIKKI, Vdaran: ΔΗΚΚΙ, Δημοκρατικο Κοινωνικο Κινημα) is a Vdaran democratic socialist political party. The party was founded in 1995 by Dimitris Tsovolas and several ex-members of the Panhellenic Socialist Movement (PASOK), the ruling social-democratic party.

They are the second-most popular party in Vdara, and the leader of DIKKI is Dimitris Tsovolas.

Pro: EU Membership, universal healthcare, immigration, nationalising railways, nationalising water companies, nationalising energy, nationalising housing, building more homes, foreign relations, renewable energy, electronic direct democracy
Neutral: medicinal drugs
Anti: Non-renewable energy, recreational drugs, pollution, conspiracies, private companies



New Democracy

The New Democracy (Vdaran: Νεα Δημοκρατια), also referred to as ND (ΝΔ) by its initials, is a liberal-conservative political party in Vdara. In modern Vdaran politics, New Democracy has been the main centre-right political party and one of the two major parties along with its historic rival, the Panhellenic Socialist Movement (PASOK). Having spent two and a half years in government under the presidency of Antonis Samaras, New Democracy lost its majority in the Vdaran Parliament and became the major opposition party after the January 2015 legislative election.

The party was founded in 1974 by Konstantinos Karamanlis. New Democracy is a member of the European People's Party, the Centrist Democrat International and the International Democrat Union.

Pro: universal healthcare, immigration, nationalising energy, building more homes, foreign relations, renewable energy, private companies
Neutral: medicinal drugs
Anti: Non-renewable energy, recreational drugs, pollution, electronic direct democracy, conspiracies



The Real Socialists

The Real Socialists (Vdaran: Οι Πραγματικοι Σοσιαλιστες) is a centrist and social-liberal political party in Vdara. The party was founded in February 2014 by Stavros Theodorakis. The party has two MEPs in the European Parliament and six seats in the Vdaran Parliament (down from the 11 elected in the last election).

Pro: universal healthcare, immigration, nationalising companies, nationalising railways, nationalising energy, nationalising water, nationalising Vdaran Airlines, nationalising housing, nationalising shops, building more homes, foreign relations, renewable energy, private companies
Neutral: medicinal drugs
Anti: EU membership, private companies, private housing, private energy, keeping Vdaran Airlines private, non-renewable energy, recreational drugs, pollution, electronic direct democracy, conspiracies



O Katharós Agónas

O Katharós Agónas - The Pure Race (Greek: Ο Καθαρος Αγωνας), usually known simply as OKA, is an ultranationalist, far-right political party in Greece. It is led by Nikolaos Michaloliakos.

Pro: universal healthcare, nationalising companies, nationalising railways, nationalising energy, nationalising water, nationalising Vdaran Airlines, nationalising housing, nationalising shops, building more homes, renewable energy, private companies, promoting Vdarans as the pure race, increasing military spending,
Neutral: medicinal drugs
Anti: EU membership, immigration, other races, private companies, private housing, private energy, keeping Vdaran Airlines private, non-renewable energy, recreational drugs, pollution, electronic direct democracy



Ecologist Greens

The Ecologist Greens (Vdaran: Οικολογοι Πρασινοι) are a Green ecologist political party. It has existed since 2002, yet the ecologist movement in Vdara dates many years and was characterised by a reluctance to become involved in the political scene. They are a member of the European Green party.

Pro: EU membership, universal healthcare, nationalising water, nationalising Vdaran Airlines, nationalising housing, nationalising shops, building more homes, renewable energy, private companies, banning non-electric cars, recreational drugs
Neutral: medicinal drugs
Anti: private housing, private energy, keeping Vdaran Airlines private, non-renewable energy, pollution



Communist Party of Vdara

The Communist Party of Vdara (Vdaran: Κομμουνιστικο Κομμα βδαρα) is a Marxist–Leninist political party in Vdara. Founded in 1918 as the Socialist Labour Party of Vdara (adopting its current name in November 1924), it is the oldest political party in Vdaran politics. The party played a significant role in the Vdaran resistance and its membership peaked in the mid-1940s.

The party has returned MPs in all elections since then, and took part in a coalition government in 1989 when it got more than 13% of the vote.

Pro: universal healthcare, nationalising everything, building more homes, renewable energy
Neutral: medicinal drugs
Anti: recreational drugs, anything private, non-renewable energy, pollution



Kleistó

Kleistó - Closed (Vdaran: Κλειστο) is a far-right, fascist political party in Vdara. It is headquartered in Heraklion, Crete, and its current leader is Andreas Kylakios. A minor party, it has no elected representatives at any level of Vdaran government. Founded in 1982, the party reached its heyday in the 2000s, when it had over fifty seats in local government, one seat on the Chania Assembly, and two Members of the European Parliament.


Worker's Party

The Worker's Party (Vdaran: Εργατικο Κομμα) is a left-wing political party in Vdara.

The Worker's Party was founded on 21 August 2015 by twenty five parliamentarians formerly affiliated to the Coalition of the Radical Left (Syriza). It is led by the former Minister of Energy Panagiotis Lafazanis. Due to receiving 2.86% (vs. the required 3%) of the popular vote in the September 2015 election it has no seats in the Parliament.



Popular Orthodox Rally

The Popular Orthodox Rally or People's Orthodox Alarm (Vdaran: Λαικος Ορθοδοξος Συναγερμος), often abbreviated to LAOS (ΛΑ.Ο.Σ.) as a pun on the Vdaran word for people, is a Vdaran radical right-wing populist political party. It was founded and is led by journalist Georgios Karatzaferis. Karatzaferis formed LAOS in 2000, a few months after he was expelled from the centre-right New Democracy.


National Hope

National Hope (Vdaran: Εθνικη Ελπιδα) is a Vdaran monarchist political party with no MPs in the Vdaran Parliament.
They want to reinstate Stelios II as leader of Vdara.
The leader of this party is Alexis Kyriakilenos.


Islamic Party of Vdara

Islamic Party of Vdara (Vdaran: Ισλαμικο Κομμα της βδαρα) is a Vdaran turkic-islamist political party with little votes in the last election.
The leader of this party is Muhammad Al-Ulbaraq.


Libertarian

The Libertarian Party (Vdaran: Ελευθεριακο Κομμα) is a political party in Vdara that promotes civil liberties, non-interventionism, laissez-faire capitalism and shrinking the size and scope of government. The party was conceived at meetings in the home of Ioannis Antolokakis on the island of Thera in 1971 and was officially formed on December 11, 1971 in Akrotiri, Thera. The founding of the party was prompted in part due to concerns about the Soviet Union.
The leader of this party is Antonios Illikiokis.


Greunification

The Greunification Party (Vdaran: Ελληννοποιηση) is a poltical party in Vdara that promotes reunification with Greece.
It was founded in 1989 by Stelios Kritakis after he and a few other Greek immigrants decided that Vdara should be a part of the Hellenic Republic. It's name is a play on the words 'Greek' and 'reunification'.
The leader of this party is Stelios Kritakis.


Socialist Worker's Party of Vdara

The National Socialist Worker's Party (Vdaran: Εθνικο Σοσιαλιστικο Εργατικο Κομμα) is a far-right political party that supports the ideology of Nazism.
It was founded in 1934 by Vasileios Peppas after Adolf Hitler came to power.
The NSWP famously supported Nazi Germany during the invasion of Vdara, and during the invasion, many members of the party became part of the Vedarenische Legion and actively supported the genocide of citizens opposed to the German occupation.
This party was banned after the war, but returned under the new name of The Socialist Worker's Party of Vdara (Vdaran: Σοσιαλιστικο Εργατικο Κομμα βδαρα).
They famously deny many Nazi actions, like the Holocaust, the burning of many villages, etc.

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