Category Archives: Civil society

Crise: déficit maior é de democracia, não de ajuste fiscal

Read A dimensão sistêmica da crise não é um atributo apenas da esfera econômica, mas argui a capacidade da esquerda de intervir para mudar o rumo da engrenagem em pane, em vez de se comportar apenas como um dente constitutivo … Continue reading

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Austerity has hit politicians hard

Read Cuts have prompted mass dissatisfaction with mainstream political parties across the globe. But where is the alternative? What is happening? The short answer is “austerity“. Mass dissatisfaction with the major parties is tied to pessimism about the economy, and … Continue reading

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A crise da “sociedade de mercado”

Read A ficção da “sociedade de mercado” autorregulada que desmorona agora na Grécia, na Espanha e em outros países europeus, é resultado de um processo que vem de vários anos. Talvez suas primeiras manifestações tenham surgido nas periferias do sistema … Continue reading

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From Dictatorship to Democracy – A Conceptual Framework for Liberation

One of my major concerns for many years has been how people could prevent and destroy dictatorships.  The sense of pathos and outrage against the brutalities, along with admiration of the calm heroism of unbelievably brave men and women, were … Continue reading

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Global Governance Through Transnational Network Organizations – Civil Society Self-Organization

When the topic of global governance or post-national governance arises, it generally does so in the context of the co-operation between nation states, international agreements and the role of international organizations. As opposed to this, global governance through the self-organization … Continue reading

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