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  1. Firenze 10+10 y el carácter cambiante del poder

    Hilary Wainwright
    11 December 2012
    Article

    Una serie de entrevistas con jóvenes activistas muestra signos de un movimiento que conecta las luchas cotidianas del día a día con un movimiento global, y que resiste creando alternativas en el presente.

  2. Movimientos sociales denuncian la aprobación de los Tratados de Libre Comercio con Colombia y Perú

    11 December 2012
    Press release

    El 11 de diciembre de 2012, el parlamento europeo aprobó en plenario el Tratado de Libre Comercio (TLC) con Colombia y Perú y el Acuerdo de Asociación (ADA) con Centroamérica, a pesar de las múltiples denuncias por parte de las organizaciones sociales y sindicatos de las dos regiones.

  3. Firenze 10 + 10 and the changing character of power

    Hilary Wainwright
    30 November 2012
    Article

    A series of interviews with young activists shows signs of a movement that connects local everyday struggles to a global movement, and one that resists by creating alternatives in the present.

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    The EU Crisis Pocket Guide

    06 November 2012
    Primer

    A useful pocket guide on how a crisis made in Wall Street was made worse by EU policies, how it has enriched the 1% to the detriment of the 99%, and outlining some possible solutions that prioritise people and the environment above corporate profits.

  5. Portugal avanza hacia la regulación integral del cannabis

    Martín Barriuso Alonso
    29 October 2012
    Article

    El caso de Portugal demuestra que la descriminalización del uso de drogas ilícitas sirvió para reducir su consumo así como los problemas asociados al consumo.

  6. Crises and radical thinking on drug policy

    Kasia Malinowska-Sempruch
    16 August 2012
    Article

    Drug policy reform has always been a “two-steps forward, one-step back” undertaking and while creativity is being sought in the Americas, Europe is losing some of its pioneering spirit.

  7. Premiere "The Brussels Business"

    02 September 2012 - Event
  8. Austerity: A recipe for deeper inequality

    Therese Caherty
    05 June 2012
    Article

    Ireland has endured austerity for four years – and we're worse off than when we started. The Austerity Treaty will drive this to another level.

  9. Ireland, vote NO for us on 31 May

    18 May 2012
    Article

    There is no popular support for EU-driven austerity. It’s up to the Irish people to raise their voice and say NO to permanent austerity.

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    Video: Olivier Hoedeman: Going to the heart of the European Crisis

    11 May 2012
    Multi-media

    Only if we tackle corporate power at the heart of the EU, do we have a chance to stop Austerity Europe.

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    Video: Trevor Evans: Why is Europe in crisis?

    Trevor Evans
    10 May 2012
    Multi-media

    The EU focus on fiscal deficit is completely mistaken. They are the result of the crisis, not the cause.

  12. For a different Europe

    10 May 2012
    Article

    There is a need for a strong and coordinated European effort to decisively end the attack on welfare and democracy and to make alternatives a reality.

  13. Por una Europa diferente

    10 May 2012
    Article

    Declaración de la conferencia organizada por Corporate Europe Observatory y el Transnational Institute los días 5 y 6 de mayo de 2012

  14. Mr. Walden Bello, Member of Philippine Parliament, denied entry to Belgium

    06 May 2012
    Article

    A statement regarding the treatment of Walden Bello upon arriving at Zaventem airport.

  15. Buying back the public, 136 euros at a time

    Mary Ann B. Manahan, Focus on the Global South
    28 March 2012
    Article

     “They can do whatever they want with us but that will be over our dead bodies”.

  16. El becerro de oro del capital

    Susan George
    15 March 2012
    Article

    El modelo económico que defienden las elites está más basado en la fe ciega que en la racionalidad, lo cual debe reflejarse en nuestras resistencias al mismo.

  17. The Crisis Phase 2: Eastern Europe

    Joachim Becker
    12 March 2012
    Article

    During the second phase of the crisis in Europe, the attention has almost exclusively been focused on the Southern euro zone countries. However, Eastern Europe is affected as well though in an uneven way.

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    The EU's new austerity treaty - Interview with Lukas Oberndorfer

    28 February 2012
    Multi-media

    Despite the strong and growing resistance in Greece and other European countries to the direction of EU policy responses to the crisis, the process for this new treaty has unfolded with disquieting speed: initiated in November, an agreement was already reached by end of January among the EU25. This comes at the expense of stifling democratic debate and, indeed, shortcutting the normal consultative procedures in the treaty process through legal manoeuvres.

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    The EU's new austerity treaty - Interview with Kenneth Haar

    28 February 2012
    Multi-media

    What are the economic and political implications of the new fiscal treaty? And once signed, will the treaty have to go through a referendum?