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CASTING SHADOWS
Kali Akuno

“As the South Goes…So Goes the Nation.” W.E.B Du Bois wrote these famous words in Black Reconstruction, linking America’s promise of democracy to the horrendous conditions for Black people in the South. Sadly, the State of...

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WHEN PIGS FLY
William M. LeoGrande and Jenny Morín Nenoff

By William M. LeoGrande and Jenny Morín Nenoff. It was a real sensation: On 17 December 2014, when the heads of state of Cuba and the United States announced their intention to normalize relations between the two states, w...

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THIS IS WHAT ENERGY DEMOCRACY LOOKS LIKE
Trade Unions for Energy Democracy

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ENERGY DEMOCRACY IN GREECE
Sean Sweeney

By Sean Sweeney. January 25, 2015 was a historic day: the people of Greece chose to break with austerity policies. They elected SYRIZA—the Coalition of the Radical Left—as the largest party in parliament, Alexis Tsipras...

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PLANET OF THE OCEANS
Environment and Society on the Rest of the Planet - January 30-31 - NYC

For photos from this event, go to our Flickr page. The ocean may be the ultimate commons. For those of us who live on land, the ocean seems like an endless horizon. It is both the edge of settled existence and a source of apparently limitle...

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THE STRUGGLE FOR ECONOMIC DEMOCRACY
January 23-24 - Chokwe Lumumba Center, Jackson, Mississippi

For photos from this event, go to our Flickr page. “As the South goes, so goes the nation,” W.E.B. DuBois famously wrote. And indeed, today’s southern United States is a site of rapid economic globalization and redevelopment, with a b...

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ELECTIONS IN GREECE: CAN SYRIZA BREAK WITH AUSTERITY?
Thursday, January 15, 6:30pm - RLS–NYC

Read the Report from this event here. For photos from this event, go to our Flickr page. On January 25, Greece is going to elect a new parliament. After years of austerity policies, the country is in a state of deep crisis and despair. The...

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REBUILDING THE LEFT
Sarah Leonard & Michael Brie

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NEOLIBERALISM VS. THE COMMONS
Leo Panitch & Rachel LaForest

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MAPPING SOCIALIST STRATEGIES
Frances Fox Piven, Bhaskar Sunkara & Hans van Heijningen

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NEWS / EVENTS

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A CRITICAL VIEW OF THE UN’S NEW DEVELOPMENT AGENDA

The commitment to “eradicate the persistent and increasing burden of poverty on women by addressing the structural causes of poverty through changes in economic structures” was one of the central promises of the Beijing Declaration, the final report of the Fourth World Conference on Women in 1995. The lack of progress made during the twenty years since then, is sobering. On the occasion of the...
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Photo Credit: Adam Jones

A CRITICAL VIEW OF THE UN’S NEW DEVELOPMENT AGENDA

The commitment to “eradicate the persistent and increasing burden of poverty on women by addressing the structural causes of poverty through changes in economic structures” was one of the central promises of the Beijing Declaration, the final report of the Fourth World Conference on Women in 1995. The lack of progress made during the twenty years since then, is sobering. On the occasion of the 59th Session of the......
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