Promise and Challenge of the Occupy Movement

The new issue of Socialism and Democracy Online focuses on the Occupy Movement with analysis on social movements and media, archiving, tactics, outcomes and more. From the foreword: We all have a general sense of the kind of changes that are needed. The Occupy movement now challenges us to define our agendas much more concretely.  more »

Carré rouge!

This music video (after jump) by Montreal punk band Barfight is a great example of the use of media as an expression of a social movement, in this case, the mass movement for social change in Quebec that grew out of the students strikes in the summer of 2012.