The Next Revolution: Popular Assemblies and the Promise of Direct Democracy

The Next Revolution: Popular Assemblies and the Promise of Direct Democracy


From Athens to manhattan, contemporary mass hobbies around the globe have challenged austerity and authoritarianism with expressions of actual democracy. For greater than 40 years, Murray Bookchin constructed those democratic aspirations right into a new left politics in keeping with renowned assemblies, influencing a variety of political thinkers and social movements.

With a foreword by way of the best-selling writer of The Dispossessed, Ursula okay. Le Guin, The subsequent Revolution brings jointly Bookchin’s essays on freedom and direct democracy for the 1st time, delivering a daring political imaginative and prescient which could movement us from protest to social transformation.

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