Regional Integration After the Collapse of FTAA

Raul Zibechi, Upside Down World Although every Latin American government pays lip service to integration, taking the concrete steps needed to attain it is much more difficult than simply issuing declarations. In the wake of the collapse of the Free Trade Agreement of the Americas (FTAA), Latin America faces the dilemma of remaining divided and […]

Declaración Final de la III Cumbre de los Pueblos de América

The FTAA should be buried forever! No to “free trade” militarization and debt! To truly end poverty unemployment and social exclusion AN INTEGRATION FOR AND FROM THE PEOPLE IS NECESSARY AND POSSIBLE Delegates of social organizations from all regions of the continent – from Canada to Patagonia; workers, prescription farmers, indigenous, young and old, of […]

Declaration of the III People of the Americas Summit in Mar del Plata

The FTAA should be buried forever! No to “free trade” militarization and debt! To truly end poverty unemployment and social exclusion AN INTEGRATION FOR AND FROM THE PEOPLE IS NECESSARY AND POSSIBLE Delegates of social organizations from all regions of the continent – from Canada to Patagonia; workers, farmers, indigenous, young and old, of all […]

Which European Social Model?

Proposals to guide the debate within Attac by Pierre Khalfa and Julien Lusson, rx members of Attac’s Europe Commission The European Union (EU) is the world’s wealthy area. But despite its wealth these past two decades, the social situation has deteriorated considerably, particularly with respect to unemployment, poverty and social marginalization. Today in 15-member Europe […]