Category: Reimagining Society
Transcription of the EZLN Press Conference with the free, autonomous, alternative, or whatever-you-call-it media, August 10, 2014, in La Realidad Zapatista, Chiapas, Mexico
Speech given by Marta Harnecker on August 15, 2014, accepting the 2013 Liberator’s Prize for Critical Thought
It helps to know that joining together and taking action can result in real change
Why work to help the United States’ frankly oligarchic elections and candidate-as-“savior” arrangement seem like anything different than what it really is – a coldly cynical plutocratic caricature of democracy?
People keep resisting illegitimate power, even when it feels hope
The task we face is for passionate movements to fight and win changes that improve people’s and prepare the way for further victories
After centuries of subjugation, Bolivia’s indigenous peoples are leading the way on sustainability and equality
New institutions, also established by human beings, can generate vastly superior outcomes. Defining and working to attain those new institutions ought to be our economic agenda
The power plant of the death, destruction, and generalized deprivation is our basic institutions. The institutions must become our target
Practical alternative economic models are rapidly taking shape in practice in Catalonia. Are the indignados finally harvesting?