Unity in diversity
This section touches on that portion of the human condition that goes beyond geographic borders: relationships between men, women and children, and their conflicts; the interaction with nature, work, consumer goods and money; questions of gender, feminism and masculinity.
“The concentration of resources destroys nature and puts human lives in danger”
Indian eco-feminist activist Vandana Shiva visited Bilbao and criticised the economic model that concentrates wealth in a few hands. Shiva outlines the necessity of overcoming the economic view of the world and of moving towards a “more ...
“If We Can Stop Monsanto, We Can Change The World”
The struggles to defend the earth, water, air and commons in Latin America is ever increasing, with stories of mega mining projects halted by communities using their bodies as blockades and damming projects halted by assemblies of neighbors.
A conversation ...
Take back our world
Report from the launch event of Global Justice Now
Susanne Schuster سوزان شوستر
In January 2015 the organisation formerly known as World Development Movement (WDM) officially relaunched under the new name Global Justice Now. This occasion was celebrated with an exciting event featuring discussions, music, films and an exhibition ...
Plan B? What Happened to Plan A?
- Pat Mooney
Why we shouldn’t fund geoengineering experimentation, and what we still need to learn about the ...
Banks speculating on agricultural raw materials: despite promises, it's business as usual
- Oxfam France
Two years ago, under pressure from Oxfam France, the major French banks made strong commitments ...
Why the rise of fascism is again the issue
- John Pilger
The recent 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz was a reminder of the great crime of fascism, ...
Redefining the poor as “terrorists”
- Jeremy H. Keenan
Most so-called “terrorist” activity is a by-product of neoliberalism’s on-going crisis ...
Russia Confronts US’ Containment Strategy
- MK Bhadrakumar
The annual address to the Federal Assembly by the Russian president is an occasion to dilate on the ...
Campaign on child labour in Indian seed cultivation
Nobel Peace Prize for Kailash Satyarthi
- CBG Coordination gegen BAYER-Gefahren/Coalition against BAYER-Dangers
The Coalition against Bayer Dangers and the German section of the Global March against Child Labour ...
The Pope between truth and diplomacy
- Manlio Dinucci Μάνλιο Ντινούτσι مانليو دينوتشي
"Today it is said that many things can not be done because there is no money. And yet, the money ...