the may 15 movement in spain
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
THE MAY 15 MOVEMENT IN SPAIN

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 10

THE MAY 15 MOVEMENT IN SPAIN - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 69 Views
  • Uploaded on

THE MAY 15 MOVEMENT IN SPAIN. Presentation to Hobart Branch , July 28, 2011. Wellsprings of 15-M. The retreat of the official union movement (CC. OO. And UGT) September general strike, and debate over result Weakness of other union groupings (CGT, CNT, others)

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'THE MAY 15 MOVEMENT IN SPAIN' - tejano


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
the may 15 movement in spain

THE MAY 15 MOVEMENT IN SPAIN

Presentationto Hobart Branch, July 28, 2011

wellsprings of 15 m
Wellsprings of 15-M
  • The retreat of the official union movement (CC. OO. And UGT)
      • September general strike, and debate over result
  • Weakness of other union groupings (CGT, CNT, others)
  • Situation of party (old, institutional) left
      • PSOE administrations federal and state (autonomous communities)
      • United Left (Izquierda Unida), Initiatiative for Catalonia-Greens—United and Alternative Left (ICV-EUiA), Galician Nacionalist Bloc (BNG), Basque nationalist left
the social mood
The social mood
  • Collapse of the Spanish housing bubble and its impacts
      • 1 million empty homes
      • Youth unemployment (43%), how informal sector works,
  • The disillusionment with the Zapatero government—we didn’t vote for this
  • Kid-gloves treatment of finance sector
  • Brussels and Berlin
  • What future for a generation?
  • Miserable welfare system (determined by rich, capital, paying peanuts)
  • Domestic violence, destruction of environment
  • Political class, corruption (partitocracy, party financing). Institutional chaos (3.2 million outstanding court cases)
  • Black humour (Jueves), Botín
  • Economic crisis and unresolved tasks of Spanish democracy-second transition. Civil War dead
the movements behind 15 m
Themovementsbehind 15-M

Anonymous

Franco isnotdead

the movements behind 15 m1
Themovementsbehind 15-M

Youthwithout a future

  • ¡#NoLesVotes(“Don’t vote forthem)

Stateof Malaise

Real DemocracyNow!

the camps and their organisation
Thecamps and theirorganisation
  • How Puerta de Sol began
  • Spread of the camps
  • Decision-making methods, commisions, rotation of conveners, spokespeople
ad