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Protesters set up camp at net neutrality rally outside FCC headquarters

Protesters set up camp at net neutrality rally outside FCC headquarters
Protesters set up camp outside the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) on Wednesday to fight plans they say will create a two-tier internet and hand control of the web to major corporations. The rally – reminiscent of the Occupy-style rallies that started in 2011 – started outside the FCC’s Washington headquarters at noon with protesters from Fight For the Future, Popular Resistance and others unfurling banners reading “Save the ... Read more

Report from the “Workers’ Economy” international meeting

Report from the “Workers’ Economy” international meeting
The occupation of businesses by workers and their democratic management through horizontal decision-making processes is a centuries-old practice, that has however reemerged around the turn of the century -most prominently in Argentina, where currently there are about 300 workplaces "recovered" by about 15.000 workers. Can this model also constitute a viable solution in Europe, not only to growing unemployment and poverty, but also to the ... Read more