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Dec 212017
 
Syntax of Power

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Aug 102016
 
ETH WFS 2016

1. what is economics.
TOOLS
HISTORY
thingsto track
EDGE
how do we find these? history, institutions, ideology

Aug 062015
 
ETH WFS 2015 PEF  v2

Outline of the lecture

Free Trade Agreements (TTIP, TTP, ALCA, NAFTA, WTO…)
Debt and austerity
Colonialism
Economics Toolbox: growth, commodification, privatization

Aug 042015
 
Creating New Food Systems ETH WFS 2015

So the topic of this session is innovation and social change in the food system.  I’m going to start with some examples of innovation. There are too many to cover in such a short time, so I only choose some examples. Then I’ll share some conceptual tools for thinking about how to create powerful social change.  The capital letters indicate when to move forward in the prezi.   Innovations FMKT Farmers markets are certainly not an […read the rest]

Dec 122014
 
Why are the San Francisco street protests so robust? Interview with San Francisco Magazine

Historical evidence insists that oppression on its own does not produce social movement reaction. In places with little culture of resistance, there will be little social movement reaction to social problems, or occasional outbursts may not be sustained. San Francisco has had, regularly and recently over the last decades, a series of effective and sustained street manifestations, so there are people, organizations, networks, systems, etc. to make the next ones bigger and more robust.