TITLE

The Anti-Davos

AUTHOR(S)
Margolis, Mac
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);2/3/2003 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 141 Issue 5, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the World Social Forum that took place in P&oclrc;rto Alegre, Brazil. Gathering of anti-globalization activists who hoped to draw attention away from the simultaneous World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland; Event that lacks a coherent theme; Realization that the forum must engage with the world's decision makers; Forum that opposes the powerful capitalists who lack concern for the world's impoverished majority.
ACCESSION #
9017894

 

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