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    An oral history of Peoples’ Global Action

    Cox, Laurence and Wood, Lesley (2017) An oral history of Peoples’ Global Action. Interface : a Journal for and about Social Movements, 9 (1). pp. 357-358. ISSN 2009-2431

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    When the Zapatistas rose up in 1994, social movements around the world took notice. Many activists travelled to Mexico to see what was happening or asked ‘what can we do?’. In response the Zapatistas organised two “Intergalactic Encounters for Humanity and against Neoliberalism”, the first one in Chiapas (1995) and the second in the Spanish state (1996). At the second of these, movements from the global South insisted on the need not just to reform neoliberalism but to defeat capitalism completely, and to produce a resistance as transnational as capital.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: social movements; Peoples’ Global Action; oral history;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Sociology
    Item ID: 14227
    Depositing User: Dr. Laurence Cox
    Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2021 14:56
    Journal or Publication Title: Interface : a Journal for and about Social Movements
    Publisher: National University of Ireland Maynooth
    Refereed: Yes
    Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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