Historian and author/editor of Global Village or Global Pillage : Economic Reconstruction from the Bottom Up (1994), Globalization from Below : The Power of Solidarity (2000), and, most recently, Save the Humans ? Common Preservation in Action (2012)
Author of The Will of the Many : How the Alterglobalisation Movement is Changing the Face of Democracy (Pluto, 2009) and Assistant Professor in Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology at Leiden University, Netherlands
Emeritus Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Santa Cruz, USA, and author of Transcommunality : From the Politics of Conversion to the Ethics of Respect
Long-time activist, editor of the open-access social movements journal Interface, and director of the MA course in Community Education, Equality, and Social Activism at the National University of Ireland, Maynooth
Best known as the young woman who held up the Stop Harper sign in the Parliament of Canada, is now organising with young people to take down the Harper government as the lead organizer with ShitHarperDid.ca. She is also active is the environmental justice movement, was a core organizer of PowerShift 2012, and is on the board for PowerShift Canada.