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Rosemary Bechler

Rosemary Bechler is a mainsite editor at openDemocracy

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La generación del milenio y la política: ¿hay esperanzas?

Los millennials se encuentran con unos sistemas políticos que no se parecen en nada a como son ellos, que no hablan su mismo idioma y que no abordan sus principales preocupaciones. Pero todo esto podría estar cambiando. English

The Backlash podcast episode 4: the men's rights movement

50.50 attended an international gathering of men's rights activists in London and spoke to some of the men, and women, involved in this movement.

Multicultural Nationalism

Does multicultural nationalism represent the political idea and tendency most likely to offer a feasible alternative rallying point to monocultural nationalism?

¿Qué tiene que ver el trabajo forzoso con la pobreza?

Las mediciones de la pobreza basadas en los ingresos no son fiables para determinar qué personas son más vulnerables al trabajo forzoso. Es necesaria una comprensión más minuciosa de la vulnerabilidad para reducir de manera eficaz el trabajo forzoso en la economía mundial. English

The enemy between us: how inequality erodes our mental health

Inequality creates the social and political divisions that isolate us from each other.

It's time for Labour to understand the Conservative Dilemma

Boris Johnson's racist comments demonstrate the new strategy of the Conservative party. Labour need to understand what it is if they are to win.

Facebook and journalism. Part two

Facebook has fundamentally changed the news ecosystem and has, in fact, jeopardised press freedom and plurality – whether willingly or not.

A climate revolution

Zero-carbon economies must come. But need millions suffer first? A personal, global story.

The neo-fascist moment of neoliberalism

How can we understand the simultaneous rise of the far right and the authoritarian evolution of neoliberalism? We need an antifascism that can highlight the latter’s role in this “neo-fascist moment.”

Democracy eats its parents!

"If a principled yet powerful leader does emerge, he can only come from yesterday’s disempowered classes."