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The shifting geography of protest: a global digest

BY THE EDITORS The distinguished sociologist Imannuel Wallerstein recently wrote of the “rapidly and constantly shifting geography of protest” that has been sweeping the world since the onset of the Great Recession. In his reckoning, […]

Dec, 03

Anti-austerity update: A general strike in Greece while Spanish police launch a brutal attack on demonstrators

BY GREG EVANS After a brief lull, anti-austerity protests in Europe were dramatically ratcheted up last week, especially in Greece and Spain. In Greece last Wednesday there was a 24 hour general strike to protest […]

Oct, 03

Austerity = Dramatic Rise of Radicalism in Greece

BY GREG EVANS Though the front-page headline of last Monday’s Arizona Republic confidently proclaimed that “Pro-bailout conservatives win Greek election,” the reality of last week’s election was far more complicated. The election, in fact, seemed […]

Jun, 24

Occupy-related uprisings continue across the world

BY GREG EVANS ATHENS (May 29) — Voters in Greece sent tremors across the Eurozone on May 6 by recording a massive protest vote against EU-dictated austerity. Parties that had participated in an emergency government […]

Jun, 02


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