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BIRTHING JUSTICE: Without Firing an Arm, We Created a Revolution

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BIRTHING JUSTICE: Without Firing an Arm, We Created a RevolutionBy Beverly Bell April 6, 2012Welcome to Birthing Justice: Women Creating Economic and Social Alternatives. The series features twelve…Continue

Tags: movement, workers', land, reform, grabs

BIRTHING JUSTICE: Women in Peace-Building: Peace amidst War for Resource Control

Started this discussion. Last reply by Shamita Omote Apr 2, 2012. 1 Reply

BIRTHING JUSTICE: Women in Peace-Building: Peace amidst War for Resource Controlby Beverly Bell, Other WorldsWelcome to Birthing Justice: Women Creating Economic and Social Alternatives. The series…Continue

Tags: peace, Nigeria, energy, environment, Africa

 

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"I am appalled by what modern 'rule of law' allows. I am also appalled by the idea that if it is profitable it is good. NO! Good happens when quality of life for people goes up and there is no damage to the planet. There can be good and…"
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Other Worlds is a women-driven, multi-media education and movement-building collaborative. Other Worlds inspires hope and knowledge that another world is possible, and helps build it. We compile and bring to light political, economic, social, and environmental alternatives that are flourishing throughout the world, and inspire and help the public throughout the Americas open up new pathways to adapt and replicate them. We support the global movements that are propelling the alternatives. In the U.S., we seek to draw in new participants and strengthen existent efforts for economic justice, environmentally sound systems, and meaningful democracy.
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One Year of Resistance in Rio Blanco

Posted on April 1, 2014 at 12:44pm 0 Comments



Despite U.S.-backed violence against them, indigenous communities are fighting back as multinational corporations encroach on their lands.

By Beverly Bell

Cross-posted from Foreign Policy in Focus



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April 1 marks one year since Honduras’ Rio Blanco community began a human barricade that has so far stopped a corporation from…

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MARDI GRAS IN NEW ORLEANS: KEEPING THE COMMONS COMMON

Posted on March 4, 2014 at 11:37am 0 Comments

 

By Beverly Bell

March 4, 2014

 

Today, as on every Mardi Gras Day, New Orleans is in the midst of full-on mayhem. Depending on when on Fat Tuesday you are reading this, the Zulu and Rex parades are either lining up at their staging sites or rolling down the streets amongst crazed revelers. Mardi Gras Indian tribes in their feather-and-bead suits have been out since dawn, chanting and singing between their stops at…

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“Internationalism between Peoples”: Dessalines Brigade Wins the U.S. Food Sovereignty Alliance Award

Posted on October 15, 2013 at 12:41pm 0 Comments

Interview by Beverly Bell, Other Worlds

 

Jose Luis Patrola is a history professor, farmer, and member of the Brazilian land reform group, the Rural Landless Workers’ Movement, or MST. He lived in Haiti for three years as part of the Dessalines Brigade, an exchange of…

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Growing Strength to Grow Food: Haitian Farmers Win Annual U.S. Food Sovereignty Alliance Prize

Posted on October 15, 2013 at 12:32pm 0 Comments

By Beverly Bell, Other Worlds

The US Food Sovereignty Alliance (USFSA) works to end poverty, rebuild local food economies, and assert democratic control over the food system. As a US-based alliance of food justice, anti-hunger, labor, environmental, faith-based, and food producer groups, the USFSA upholds the right to food as a basic human right and works to connect US struggles to the international movement for food sovereignty.

Next week, the USFSA is awarding…

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At 10:37am on March 13, 2012, Dr. Yogendra Yadav said…

I am a gandhian scholor and have a deep knoledge in gandhian philosphy. I am a editor of a bio monthaly magzine 'khoj gandhi ki'

 
 
 

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