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  1. Towards a Just and Inclusive Asia and Europe

    14 October 2014
    Declaration

    The 10th Asia Europe People’s Forum (AEPF10) tackled five major themes, or People’s Visions, which represent AEPF’s hopes for citizens of the ASEM member countries and the communities they live in. This is their final declaration.

  2. Asia-Europe Peoples' AEPF10 Forum

    10 October 2014 - Event
  3. Los movimientos contra la deuda en el Estado español

    Sergi Cutillas
    30 June 2014
    Article

    Desde el despertar de las plazas en 2011, la atmósfera política en el Estado español ha cambiado drásticamente. La frustración, la desesperación y el miedo, en lugar facilitar el auge de la extrema derecha, se han canalizado “hacia la generación de espacios de vinculación, apoyo y resistencia que…ayudan a superar la soledad, el miedo y generan la fuerza colectiva para resistir y transformar la realidad en la buena dirección”.

  4. Movements against Spanish state debt

    30 June 2014
    Article

    Since the awakening of the squares in 2011 the political atmosphere in the Spanish state has changed dramatically. “Frustration, despair and fear, instead of being channelled towards the far right, have gone towards the creation of opportunities to meet other people facing similar situations, support each other and resist.”

  5. State of Power 2014 cover

    State of Europe: How the European round table of industrialists came to wage class war on Europe

    • Andrew Marshall
    06 February 2014
    Report

    The convergence of corporate, financial, intellectual, political and ideological elites interconnected through board memberships of companies, banks, policy groups, think tanks, foundations, advisory groups and forums has led to what billionaire Warren Buffet referred to as a ‘class war” in which “my class, the rich class, that’s making war, and we’re winning.” In the European Union, it is their choices that are largely reflected in the merciless austerity measures spreading poverty and unemployment as healthcare, education, social services, welfare and social housing are dismantled; as resources and assets are privatized, workers fired, pensions and social security are cut, workers have their rights and benefits dismantled, and the population is pushed into desperation. It is why the struggle for a different Europe must start first with tackling and undermining the power of those waging this war.