Commons, Social Ecology and the Transcending of Capitalism

Written by Yavor Tarinski Introduction Life on this planet, as we know it, is a result of fragile environmental conditions that the contemporary predominant neoliberal system has already began to alter. Capitalism and its doctrine of unlimited economic growth seems to completely neglect this dependency and continues to violently exploit nature for the benefit of […]

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International meeting on Social Ecology in Bilbao, October 27-29

  A group of activists for social ecology from Spain, France, Catalunya and Bask Country are organizing a second international meeting in Bilbao, Spain, this year, after having organized a first one in Lyon last year. Below you find the program and invitation in English. Also as a flyer pdf here.. For registration and further […]

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September 13, 2017

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Direct Democracy, Social Ecology and Public Time

Written by Alexandros Schismenos   One could argue that since the dawn of modernity, humanity is in a situation of constant crisis. Today, however, we find ourselves amidst a nexus of crises, economic crisis, political crisis, ecological and anthropological crisis, while the human environments’ very existence is threatened.   The privatization of public space, under […]

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September 11, 2017

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Direct Democracy Festival, September 6-8 in Thessaloniki

  Close after our conference this weekend the annual “Direct Democracy Festival” will take place in Thessaloniki! We encourage anyone who have the possibility to take part! Below you find the full program. Facebook event for the festival — Political / Cultural Programme of the Direct Democracy Festival 2017 (September 6-7-8 at the Aristotle University […]

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August 30, 2017

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The Political Legacy of Murray Bookchin

Article by Brian Morris, written in 2009 and included in “Anthropology, Ecology, and Anarchism: A Brian Morris Reader” (2015, PM Press).   Brian Morris is one of of the keynote speakers at our upcoming conference in Thessaloniki. In this article from 2009 he gives his own perspective on the political legacy of Murray Bookchin and its stance […]

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August 15, 2017

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