Notes from the Editors, January 2007

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  • - The Editors

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.14452/MR-058-08-2007-01_0

Keywords:

Ecology

Abstract

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In late November 2006 John Bellamy Foster traveled to Brazil where he delivered addresses on the global ecological devastation of capitalism, and the need for worldwide ecosocialist resistance, at two universities in the state of Santa Catarina: the Regional University of Blumenau and the Federal University of Santa Catarina in Florianópolis. These talks were part of the third annual Bolivarian Days Conference organized by the Institute of Latin American Studies in Brazil. The theme this year was "Social Theory and Eurocentrism in Latin America: The Insurgency of Critical Thought." The conference provided ample evidence of the vitality of socialist and anti-imperialist critiques both in Brazil and in Latin America as a whole in what is clearly a new era of revolt

Published

2006-12-31

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Notes from the Editors