This working paper and infographic provide an overview of a great ‘fire sale’ of public services and national assets across Europe that is providing profits for a few transnational companies but is often fiercely opposed by its citizens.
We call for a European permanent mobilization to support the fights against the crisis and build a future for everyone in Europe and in the world.
European Social Forum meets at time of austerity politics to strategise on how to build an effective pan-European response by Europe's social movements.
A combination of opposing privatisation and putting forward practical alternatives is helping water campaigners mount an effective challenge to austerity in Greece.
“They can do whatever they want with us but that will be over our dead bodies”.