The COVID-19 pandemic and the government response have led to an increasingly radical reaction. The reaction come from different sections of society, one of them being a alignment of the extreme-right, conspiracy theorists and New-agers. But what brings these groups together and will this be a lasting connection? Has this been going on for a longer period of time, and if so, how did this come about?
2.Dh5: Online 2021 - Out of the Frying Pan – Into the Fire
Online 2021 - Out of the Frying Pan – Into the Fire
27 February, 2021 - 28 February, 2021
The 15e edition of the yearly 2.Dh5 Festival will take place online on February 27th & 28th, with the theme 'Out of the Frying Pan – Into the Fire'.More on this edition >>
In a world where agitation seems to gain the most recognition, how can revalue the work of educating for, and building the foundation of a new world while the agitators disrupt the old one?
NOTE: this workshop changed slightly in its form and will now be in Dutch. Hoe bouw je een diverse beweging waarin verschillende soorten campagnes, acties en groepen elkaar kunnen aanvullen en versterken in plaats van in de weg zitten? We gaan in gesprek met iemand uit de radicale beweging uit de jaren 80 en mensen die nu actief zijn binnen de klimaatbeweging.
How does the experience of organizing, direct action, research, and other political activity relate to the local and historical contexts in which they exist? What can activists in different cultures and political climates find different or common, what lessons can they learn from each other's experience? How does it relate to one's position in the neocolonial global North/South divide?