Recent content by Hilary Wainwright

Hilary Wainwright sets out on a quest to find out how people are putting concepts like participatory democracy and economic solidarity into practice locally and taking control over public power

If participatory democracy spreads, the institutions of representative government may lose some power to the new participatory sphere.

In 2004, the International Committee of the WSF, inspired particularly by the organisation of the Mumbai WSF , adopted a new methodology for organising the programme for the fifth WSF.