Tag: social movements
Debates about the use of confrontational collective action in the Anti-Poll Tax Movement remain relevant for struggles today.
David Wallace Wells’ The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming puts forward a radical pessimism toward climate breakdown that encourages action and mobilisation, while shying away from any critique of neoliberalism.
French collective Plateforme d’Enquêtes Militantes explain the strikes in France.
New climate movements including the Youth Strike 4 Climate and Extinction Rebellion have given new energy, urgency and visibility to climate campaigning, while more institutions acknowledge the climate emergency and proposals for Green New Deals multiply. What are the politics, potentials and limitations of the new movements? How can socialists best contribute?
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