Popular Media Centre

Welcome to the Popular Media Centre of the Centre for the Political Economy

This media centre is set up to invite and publish, written, film and audio stories that are relevant to our centre aims, to our projects, our partners and we hope are of interest to broader civil society

It is a place to share information, to deepen understanding and in the spirit of hopeful enquiry, help find common cause across various labour experiences and struggles to which the centre is connected.


External Articles

Five ways ‘green’ carbon policies damage forests – and how we can fix the problem

Tree planting schemes have become a popular way to do off-setting our carbon footprint. In many cases this is perceived as greenwashing – where corporations are simply adopting a veneer of environmental responsibility while harming forest ecosystems and the communities that depend on them. Publication by Jéssica Vian. PhD researcher and CPEL member.


Raízes e fronteiras: série em áudio em 5 episódios

A Universidade de Strathclyde (Escócia) em parceria com a Rede Social de Justiça e Direitos Humanos lança a série Raízes e Fronteiras. Em cada episódio, os povos que vivem em uma determinada região da Amazônia contam como enfrentam as fronteiras de projetos destrutivos que limitam o bem viver.


Research Presentations and Further Content


Centre for Memory, Documentation and Archive “Florestan Fernandes”

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