Social movements cannot be built or engineered, but outside actors - such as aid agencies seeking to support transformative change - can play a constructive role in enabling an environment in which movements can flourish and expand their outreach.
The economic elites are turning to a neoliberal Keynesianism to save the crisis of capitalism, which is doomed to fail because it does not address its root causes.
The G20 is going to be around for some time. But it will probably be as ineffective as the G8 in stabilizing global capitalism.
The Indian government must give up its neo-liberal polices and obsession with GDP growth and shift its ideological centre of gravity leftwards.
Call to International Action for the economic, political, cultural and environmental sovereignty of our peoples.End the impunity of transnational corporations Now!