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About Sarah Shoraka

Sarah Shoraka works at Platform, the arts and activism organisation.

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Alex Sakalis, Editor

Alex Sakalis is associate editor of openDemocracy and co-edits the Can Europe Make It? page.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

“If the company wants the pipeline to pass through our region, it will first have to pass over our bodies.”

The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) crosses highly fertile agricultural land in northeast Greece. We travelled to Greece in June to speak to farmers and residents about their protests and peaceful action to block the construction of the pipeline.

A south Italian village's fight against the fossil fuel industry

Protests have ignited in Italy preventing the construction of Europe’s own Keystone XL - a BP-led gas pipeline designed to lock Europe into fossil fuel use for decades.

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