"Facing an increasingly self-centered centre, we stand for citizens who are open to the world and to the present time, capable of organizing and cooperating according to their abilities and aspirations."
Republicanism brings into sharp focus an articulation of common
freedoms strived for under extremely varying political conditions, in different
times and places, with the shared commonality of facing unequal odds.
borders really mean the acceptance that human beings move across borders, and
that they should be able to move without being criminalized. The political
philosopher in interview with Slawomir Sierakowski.
The new environmentalists hail fromaffluent backgrounds and urban areas
and their everyday consumption practices are imbued with political meaning,
given the reduced space for organized channels to express discontent.
On the tenth anniversary of Katrina, we republish an invitation to ponder the incapacity of the US government to respond to the disaster in New Orleans. What was at the root of that paralysis? From the archive, September 5, 2005.
a small independent theatre project that starts this week with Syrian and
Palestinian children, seeks to foster an alternative political proposal in a
situation where politics has emphatically failed.