Continue Reading... Resources for community organizing and mobilization
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Resources for community organizing and mobilization

What follows is a compilation of links to resources – including printable handouts & zines, audio/video interviews, reviews of books,…

Continue Reading... Transformative movement-building: another politics made clear
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Transformative movement-building: another politics made clear

The anti-authoritarian current: sophisticated politics with powerful implications – a book review of “Another Politics: Talking Across Today’s Transformative Movements”…

Continue Reading... Naomi Klein – On sustaining a sense of urgency
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Naomi Klein – On sustaining a sense of urgency

VIDEO: She talks about not being pessimistic about bringing a child into the world, how it gives more urgency to…

Continue Reading... Notes from Independent Media Discussion
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Notes from Independent Media Discussion

Notes taken from a discussion on independent media as part of the ‘open space’ part of the open university summer…

Continue Reading... Survival Strategies for Independent Media: What is our future?
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Survival Strategies for Independent Media: What is our future?

The following ideas were presented by Bob Hackett, Carly Stasko , and Paul D. Boin at the Uncensoring Media Morphosis…

Continue Reading... Building a Local Independent Media Network
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Building a Local Independent Media Network

BUILDING A LOCAL INDEPENDENT MEDIA NETWORK >> the following ideas were presented by myself (Greg Macdougall) as a session at…

Continue Reading... Globalization and Social Movements – João Pedro Stédile of MST
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Globalization and Social Movements – João Pedro Stédile of MST

“Globalization and Social Movements” A talk by João Pedro Stédile, Main Coordinator for the Landless Rural Workers Movement (MST) of…

Continue Reading... From The Ground Up – notes
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From The Ground Up – notes

General notes –  From The Ground Up: Building Healthy Communities forum in 2003 (Kitchener ON) compiled from the different speakers’…