Naming the Enemy: Anti-Corporate Social Movements Confront Globalization
Bloomsbury Academic, 27.10.2000 - 268 Seiten
A new movement of 'anti-globalists', in Time Magazine's words (24 April 2000), now 'oppose corporate dominion over the planet's poor and disfranchised'. Naming the Enemy is the first systematic documentation of this international resistance to transnational corporations and globalization which has so recently burst into the public gaze with the street protests in Seattle, Washington, London and Prague.
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Organizations like the Women ' s International League for Peace and Freedom ,
whose work has for decades been focused on military issues , have now turned
to anti - corporate political economic campaigns . A Bangor , Maine ( USA )
While participating in national and local campaigns , Greenpeace has also built
an international presence and constituency , and appears as an international
voice for ecological concerns . Greenpeace ' s direct action campaigns have
The effectiveness of this campaign is best attested to by the 1995 effort by US
corporations to get Congress to declare comprehensive campaigns an “ unfair
labor practice ' . Consumer organizations such as the European Banana Action ...
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