Seattle: The First US Riot Against "Globalization"?
Date Written: 13/01/2000
Year Published: 2000
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX9052
The brief, ephemeral opening of the sense that "nothing will ever be the same" experienced by some in Seattle and in the wake of Seattle will close again quickly without a strategy for a real internationalism, an internationalism in which criticisms of slave labor in China or child labor in India are joined to, e.g. a practical critique of the mushroom-like proliferation of sweatshops and prison labor in the U.S.