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Article On the Road to Detroit: How to Get to the U.S. Social Forum 2010
Are you thinking about going to the U.S. Social Forum this year? Here are some tips on how to get there.
Located in Issues / America: The Remix
Blog Entry One More Thing Seattle's WTO Shutdown Taught the World
Among the many ripple effects of the successful shutdown of the WTO in Seattle in 1999 is one that few know about. The organizing that went into the direct action, marches, media center, and forums inspired the organizers of the World Social Forums, which have become some of the world's most important centers of people power.
Located in YES! Blogs / Sarah van Gelder
Article First Anniversary of the U.S. Social Forum
Just over a year ago on June 27 to July 1, 2007, on a hot Atlanta summer week, we were making history at the first-ever US Social Forum (USSF)! We brought together more than 12,000 people from 64 countries and diverse sectors from all over the U.S. and various Indigenous Nations to declare that “Another World is Possible” and that “Another US is Necessary!”
Located in Issues / Columns
Article World Social Forum :: Liberated Spaces at Your Doorstep
Since 2001, people from all corners of the globe have come to the World Social Forums (WSF) to build strategies for another world. This year, the World Social Forum is coming to them.
Located in Issues / Liberate Your Space
Article Photo Essay: The First USSF in Atlanta, Ga.
Located in Issues / Stand Up to Corporate Power
Article USSF: We Saw Another World in Atlanta
Poor people, young people, people of color, gays and lesbians, and all manner of people who believe “another world is possible, another U.S. is necessary” joined together by the thousands in Atlanta for the first U.S. Social Forum.
Located in Issues / Stand Up to Corporate Power
Article Malik Rahim Speaks to the Freedom Caravaners
Malik Rahim speaks about the Common Ground vision for its neighborhood that goes beyond restoring it to its previous state.
Located in Issues / Social Forums
Article Pass it On
Poetry by Alice Lovelace
Located in Issues / Social Forums
Article What the US Social Forum Means to Me
Imagine a world where everyone has what they need, where people make the decisions that matter and where government truly is for and by the people. Now, imagine we are working, talking, debating and planning to bring that world into being.
Located in Issues / Social Forums
Article Interview with Victoria Rodriguez
Interview with Victoria Rodriguez from Southwest Organizing Project, while on the Freedom Caravan to the USSF, June 2007.
Located in Issues / Social Forums
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