By Simon Tormey
The monetary predicament, financial institution bailouts, and the sprint to austerity have breathed new existence into protest activities around the globe, and taken anti-capitalist rules to the mainstream. yet what does it suggest to be anti-capitalist? And the place is anti-capitalism going — if anywhere?
Simon Tormey explores those questions and extra within the basically available creation to the entire spectrum of anti-capitalist rules and politics. With nuance and verve, he introduces the reader to the big variety of positions and teams that make up the circulate, together with anarchists, Marxists, autonomists, environmentalists, and extra. delivering crucial worldwide and historic context, Tormey takes us from the 1968 upsurge of radical politics to the 1994 Zapatista insurrection, the 1999 Seattle protests, and correct as much as Occupy and the uprisings around the Eurozone.
This is an engaging and ambitious exploration of the way to appreciate the area – and the way to alter it.
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