Assemblies

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The Greater Toronto Workers Assembly: A Hopeful Experiment
Rosenfeld, Herman
Article
2011
We are living in a kind of transitional era, where the old forms of working class organization and politics are sorely in need of a replacement, and the theoretical and practical bases of those replac...
The History of Democracy: A Marxist Interpretation
Roper, Brian S.
Book
2013
Roper traces the history of democracy from ancient Athens to the emergence of liberal representative and socialist participatory democracy. He argues that democracy cannot be understood separately fro...
Rooted in the neighbourhood: what happened to Spain’s assemblies?
Reyes, Oscar
Article
2012
Oscar Reyes reports on the successes and setbacks of neighbourhood assemblies in Spain.
We are everywhere: The irresistable rise of global anticapitalism
Notes from Nowhere Collective
Book
2003
Global voices presenting alternative visions of democracy.
Why We Reject the "Constituent Assembly" Demand
Article
2014
Our rejection of the call for a constituent assembly reflects both the historical experience of the proletariat and the extension of the Marxist program over the years.

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International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance
The International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) is an intergovernmental organization that supports sustainable democracy worldwide. Its objective is to strengthen democratic institutions and...