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    Report on the Methodology of the WSF and its Possible Relevance for the 2006 ESF

    Hilary Wainwright
    23 February 2005
    Article

    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.

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    Another Europe is Possible

    Willem Bos
    02 February 2007
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    The Latin American Left

    • Beatriz Stolowicz
    19 January 2004

    The Latin American left today is seemingly much stronger than it was half a decade ago, but not yet strong enough for the challenges that lie ahead.

  4. Democracy is dead: Long live democracies!

    • Hilary Wainwright
    18 January 2016
    Report

    Building a real democracy in the face of corporate and financial power will require a rethinking of power and agency, unleashing the creative, experimental, knowledge-sharing and emancipatory approaches of social movements.

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    Another magazine is possible

    Oscar Reyes
    01 August 2007
    Article
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    The global post-democratic order

    • Leigh Phillips
    19 January 2016
    Report

    In the era of globalisation, the steady removal of decision-making from democratic chambers by EU elites is serving as a blueprint for post-democratic governance around the world. Progressives must be ambitious and start putting forward ideas for a democratic world government as a viable alternative.

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    Lessons of Porto Alegre

    Hilary Wainwright
    09 July 2007
    Article
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    Assessing the Latin American Left (part 2)

    Patrick Bond
    23 June 2004
    Article
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    Participatory democracy at the crossroads

    • Eurotopia No. 5
    24 September 2008
    Paper

    ‘Citizens’ participation’ is a fashionable political concept, but one that increasingly means all things to all people. It is time to reclaim ‘participation’ from those who would use it simply to legitimise existing political institutions. This issue of Eurotopia explores different models of participatory democracy in Europe.

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    Lula “de novo”: a letter from Brazil

    Fred Halliday
    22 September 2006
    Article
  11. The resistible rise of corporate power

    Hilary Wainwright
    20 October 2010
    Article

    The massive concentration and growth of corporate power poses a major threat to what remains of public services, highlighting the ever-deepening crisis of democracy, and the urgent need for people to reclaim the state.

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    Those who do not learn from history

    Edgardo Lander
    01 January 2007
    Article
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    campaign for democratic decentralisation in Kerala

    T. M. Thomas Isaac
    01 January 2001
    Article
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    Mexico and its two governments, two different projects for the country

    Manuel Pérez-Rocha, Andrés Peñaloza Méndez
    30 January 2007
    Article
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    Fresh Spice: Red Pepper old and new

    Hilary Wainwright
    01 August 2007
    Article
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    It's never too late to move beyond the choices of the cold war

    Hilary Wainwright
    20 February 2006
    Article
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    Democracia Representativa e Democracia Participativa

    Raul Pont, Prefeito de Porto Alegre
    01 November 1999
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    Managing water through participative processes: the case of Catalonia

    Jordi Pacheco i Canals
    24 September 2008
    Article

    Carlos, who is 13 years od, has left his house to go fishing. Not far away, there is a reservoir where he spends long hours watching the birds nest while he waits to catch a fish or two.

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    Politics outside the box

    Hilary Wainwright
    01 May 2007
    Article

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