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The pandemic and its societal implications

Everything Must Change! The World After Covid-19
Forfatter: Renata Avila og Srećko Horvat
Forlag: OR Books (USA)
COVID-19: In a newly published interview anthology about the pandemic, Roger Waters says that war and climate change are killing us faster than anything else, but the breathing pause that began in March 2020 may still open up other alternatives. At the same time, the entire anthology presupposes digital technology – for which we can all be grateful.

DiEM25 stands for Democracy in Europe Movement 2025 and is a radical movement that aims to recreate the EU as a progressive project where social justice, human values, global solidarity and ecological sustainability guide policy. The network was started in 2016, and the initiators were Greece's former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis and the Croatian philosopher Srećko Horvat. DiEM25 defends the European project with beaks and claws. They were negative to Brexit, but are in favor of far-reaching reforms within the framework of binding international cooperation. The main enemies are neoliberalism, nationalism and capitalism.

When the world went into hibernation in March last year,. . .

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Professor of Social Anthropology, University of Oslo.

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