Lorenzo Marsili

Lorenzo Marsili is an activist philosopher and writer and co-founder of the transnational NGO European Alternatives. He is an active public speaker and media commentator internationally and was the founding editor of the independent journal Naked Punch Review. He currently serves on the Board of the global NGO CIVICUS. His books include Citizens of Nowhere (Zed Books, 2018) and Planetary Politics (Polity Press, forthcoming 2020).


Carbon Markets Are the Shortest Path to a Green New Deal

Longstanding problems with EU climate policy have been overcome and real money is on the table for the transition. The question is will it be enough.

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From Italy to the EU: Alternatives to a Failing Status Quo

A conversation on how to rework the political economy to end inequality and challenge the "business as usual" attitude of the EU and Italy's ruling classes.

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Earn Money Online: The Politics of Microwork and Machines

Antonio Casilli discusses ‘microwork’, the increasingly common, hard-to-measure practice that sees people carry out small tasks online for even tinier amounts of pay.

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The City as the New Political Centre

Barcelona leads the way in reviving democracy and participation of citizens. Joan Subirats talks about how cities can shape a better governance architecture and complement the current system centred on nation-states.

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