Four theses on ‘green bans’ and the contemporary right to the city

I JUST DISCOVERED THIS BLOG POST AND BLOGGER – ITS VERY THOUGHTFUL AND RELEVANT IN A NUMBER OF WAYS:

The ‘right to the city’ is back on the agenda. In Brisbane, hundreds rallied this past Saturday against rapacious development in the city’s migrant and student heavy West End. In Melbourne, houses …

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Author: Don Sutherland

I am a retired left wing and labour movement activist. Before that I worked for a long time in the Australian union movement in union education, Australian and international solidarity and organising. I am also active in Cuban solidarity, the SEARCH FOUNDATION, and promoting discussion, debate and action about green socialism based on workers control and social ownership.