Participatory Economics's Group Members
Wilpert, Gregory | United States
I am a German-American sociologist (Ph.D. Brandeis University) and freelance writer, who lives in New York City, USA. Also, I helped found and edit (with others) the website www.venezuelanalysis.com, a site that provides regular news and analysis on Venezuelan society and politics. My most recent book is Changing Venezuela by Taking Power: The Policies of the Chavez Government (Verso Books, 200...
Atkinson, Lonnie | United States
2005 ZMI student. I currently live in South Bend, Indiana. Concerned with the lack of political courage and radical vision in today's music, I turned to songwriting as a form of activism. Free to the public, this work is intended not only as a vehicle for protest, but also as an organizing tool.
George, Justin | Australia
Hi, I live in Melbourne, Australia, and I think I first came across Znet courtesy of the linear notes of a Propagandhi album along time ago. Soon after that Michael Albert gave a talk at my university- University of Queensland- where I first encountered in any detail his proposals on Parecon, which opened my eyes to exciting and new possibilities for progressive change. I particularly related ...
Ebbinger, Joe | United States
Corbett, Jean-Francois | Denmark
Hi, I live in Copenhagen, Denmark since 2002, but I'm originally from Montréal, Canada. I'm married with Liv, and our son Ludovic was born in November 2008.
Albert, Michael | United States
Michael Albert is a founder and current member of the staff of Z Magazine as well as staff of Z Magazine`s web system: ZCom (www.zmag.org). Albert`s radicalization occurred during the 1960s. His political involvements, starting then and continuing to the present, have ranged from local, regional, and national organizing projects and campaigns to co-founding South End Press, Z Magazine, the Z Me...
Wahhaj, Zahed | United States
Beckendorf, Jessica | United States
Beckwith, Tony | United Kingdom
I’ve spent nearly 20years working within our public realm devising new methods of public engagement to empower decision makers and the community to progress democratic society, and exploring the role of the artist in this. Presently I am the Creative Development Director with www.mcleaninitiative.com I began this career as the founder member and director of the Ba...
Shalom, Stephen R. | United States
Stephen R. Shalom got his Bachelor's degree from M.I.T., his Master's from Northeastern, and his Ph.D. in Political Science from Boston University. He began teaching at William Paterson University in 1977. He is the author of The United States and the Philippines: A Study of Neocolonialism (1981); Imperial Alibis: Rationalizing U.S. Intervention After the Cold War (South End Press, 1993); edito...
Merkle , Emily | United States
Isaacs, Joel | United States
Living in Berkeley in the 70s I was part of a Situationist inspired radical group who wanted to put subjectivity and community back into the revolution. Skip forward. I read Zmag for 20 years. Six years ago I was reading Chomsky's Understanding Power. One morning I woke up frightened. I thought: "All those wild ideas I have about what's really going on in the world - they're all true!"...
Hergé, Rémy | France
Goodman, Dan | France
I'm a researcher in theoretical neuroscience with political interests in anarchism, civil liberties, capitalism, Islamophobia and irrational responses to terrorism. If you want to find out more, you can also see my other web pages: My blog My academic page My personal page
Allen, Matt | United Kingdom
Activist and trade unionist for over ten years, interested specifically in workplace and community organising, employment law, debt, poverty and housing issues.
Evans, Mark | England
These things probably tell you something about me - I got my initial education in social justice listening to Bob Marley and the Wailers as a teenager, then in my late 20's reading Chomsky which led me to Z. I identify with the humanist world view. My favouite comedian is John Shuttleworth. I enjoy all kinds of "roots" music including folk, reggae, bl...
H, Sally | United States
Kolahi, Arash | United States
Burrows, Paul | Canada
I am an activist and writer based in Winnipeg, Canada. In 1995, I helped found Winnipeg's Old Market Autonomous Zone (As She Shall Deem Just: Treaty 1 & the Ethnic Cleansing of the St. Peter's Reserve" -- merely the tip of the iceberg in terms of Canada's shameful history of ethnic cleansing, apartheid, and genocide. I have a five year old son named Asher, who is near-certain proof o...
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