Peter Hallward teaches at the center for research in modern European philosophy at Kingston University London, and is a member of the Education Activist Network. His book on The Will of the People is forthcoming from Verso in 2012. He is also the author of Damming the Flood: Haiti, Aristide, and the Politics of Containment
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Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Occupy Has the Power to Effect Change
Occupy movements in the US went on the offensive last week, a few days after police forcibly cleared tents in cities from New York to Oakland. In addition to holding their ground in the face of violent intimidation, they began to interrupt business as usual.
Thursday, January 14, 2010
Our Role in Haiti's Plight
Any large city in the world would have suffered extensive damage from an earthquake on the scale of the one that ravaged Haiti's capital city on Tuesday afternoon , but it's no accident that so much of Port-au-Prince now looks like a war zone.