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Boaventura de Sousa Santos

Boaventura de Sousa Santos is Professor of Sociology, University of Coimbra (Portugal), and Distinguished Legal Scholar at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has published widely on globalization, sociology of law and the state, epistemology, democracy, and human rights in Portuguese, Spanish, English, Italian, French, German, and Chinese.

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Vaccines Must Be Treated as Public Goods—Before It's Too Late

As NGOs, UN agencies and the governments of less affluent states call for the suspension of patents, the stakes could not be higher.

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Ecuador: From The Middle of the World to the End of the World

Ecuadorian people are teaching the world a lesson: unjust power, no matter how strong, always comes with a vulnerable spot, a measure of injustice, and peaceful and organized resistance against it.

Boaventura de Sousa Santos ·

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