Organizations & Movements formed 1980-2000

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Alter-globalization: Connexipedia Article
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A social movement that supports global cooperation and interaction, but which opposes the negative effects of economic globalization.
Anti-globalization movement: Connexipedia Article
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Critical of the globalization of capitalism. The movement is also commonly referred to as the global justice movement, alter-globalization movement, anti-corporate globalization movement, or movement ...
Critical Mass: Connexipedia Article
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A bicycling event typically held on the last Friday of every month.
Food Not Bombs: Connexipedia Article
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A loose-knit group of independent collectives, serving free vegan and vegetarian food to others.
The Freedom to be Yourself Campaign: Connexipedia Article
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Promotes the right to be naked in public.
Grameen Bank: Connexipedia Article
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A microfinance organization and community development bank started in Bangladesh that makes small loans (known as microcredit or "grameencredit" to the impoverished without requiring collateral.
International Bureau for the Revolutionary Party: Connexipedia Article
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A political international whose member organisations identify with the Italian left communist tradition.
Kommune Niederkaufungen: Connexipedia Article
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One of the largest intentional communities in Germany.
Landless Workers' Movement: Connexipedia Article
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Social movement in Brazil.
Narmada Bachao Andolan: Connexipedia Article
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An organisation that has mobilised tribal people, adivasis, farmers, environmentalists and human rights activists against the Sardar Sarovar Dam being built across the Narmada river, Gujarat, India.
No Border Network: Connexipedia Article
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Loose associations of autonomous organisations, groups, and individuals in Western Europe, Eastern Europe and beyond. They support freedom of movement and resist human migration control by coordinatin...
Treatment Action Campaign: Connexipedia Article
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A South African AIDS activist movement.
Zapatistas: Connexipedia Article
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Revolutionary group based in Chiapas, the southernmost, and one of the poorest, states of Mexico.

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Connexions Archive & Library
The Connexions Archive & Library is Toronto-based project dedicated to keeping alive the rich history of grassroots movements for social justice. Connexions preserves 'alternative' histories that r...