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Greece, Skouries: A story of political emancipation

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Greece, Skouries: A story of political emancipation

How a mining conflict led to the political emancipation of a community in Northern Greece. [...]

January 30, 2014 Author: Evi Papada

Spain: Gamonal is only the beginning. Demonstrations against urban-political corruption

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Spain: Gamonal is only the beginning. Demonstrations against urban-political corruption

During the past two weeks, the residents of the Burgos neighbourhood of Gamonal have won “a great little victory” and have become a symbol of citizen participation in politics. Their protest against corruption, whose cause was their objection to the construction of a boulevard with a parking in their neighbourhood, has provoked a wave of [...]

January 19, 2014 Author: Sofia Tipaldou

Spain: The hidden face of the ruling party’s PP ministers

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Spain: The hidden face of the ruling party’s PP ministers

What are Spanish ministers really and what is the reason of their appointment? [...]

September 20, 2012 Author: Solosequenosenada

Listen Little Man of Greece of 2012

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Listen Little Man of Greece of 2012

In 1948 Wilhelm Reich wrote his famous book “Listen, Little Man!” In this book he was talking about the average person who awaits everything to be set for him, assigns to others the decision making, and gets by at any rate at the expense of others, who, in other words, is a small person, a [...]

March 5, 2012 Author: Menelaos Voulgaris