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Spain’s grass-roots parties shake two-party system

Podemos and Cuidadanos – Spain’s new grass root parties have made gains in local and regional elections, at the expense of traditional main parties.  On May 24, Spain held local and regional elections, the country’s traditional two-party system (PP and … Continue reading

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Gender Impact and the Price of Austerity

“While austerity measures are hurting women, men, girls and boys across the European Union (EU), women are particularly hit the hardest”, the European Women’s Lobby (EWL) states. According to them, austerity measures that seek to reduce public deficits by cutting … Continue reading

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Freshly released: Into the Fire – The Hidden Victims of Austerity in Greece

Into the Fire (cc) by ReelNews, the new documentary about the life of refugees and immigrants in Greece, one of the European border countries at a time of economic crises and rising racism, is being crowd-released today. The directors Guy … Continue reading

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LIVE NOW Humanitarian Congress Vienna: Gender Matters

Second Humanitarian Congress in Vienna; 8th March 2013 University of Vienna Click here for further information

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#UNwomen launches One Woman Song for Int. Women’s Day

Read more about on: UN Women | One Woman Song.

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#sustainability – Sacred economics

  Video: Sacred Economics (2012) – short film by Ian MacKenzie, a teaser on the ideas of Charles Eisenstein and the return of the gift.   Sacred Economics traces the history of money from ancient gift economies to modern capitalism, … Continue reading

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#23F – Citizen protests in Spain: Marea Ciudadana

23-F 2013  citizens protest for unity against cuts and for true democracy. From the initiative of a rising human tide on the basis of the power of  unity, people make the proposal of the confluence between different protest movements, groups … Continue reading

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