Stories by Dario Azzellini

Dario Azzellini is an artist, documentary filmmaker, writer and assistant professor at the Johannes Kepler University Linz (Austria). With Oliver Ressler, he co-directed the documentary "Comuna Under Construction (2010)," about local self-government in Venezuela, and together with Immanuel Ness, he edited "Ours to Master and to Own: Workers' Control from the Commune to the Present (Haymarket, 2011)." With Marina Sitrin Azzellini is co-author of "Occupying Language (Occupied Media Pamphlet, 2012)" and "They Can’t Represent Us: Reinventing Democracy From Greece to Occupy (Verso, 2013)." subscribe to Dario Azzellini's feed

Posted on: Apr 28, 2014, Source: Creative Time Reports

Venezuela's protests, spurred on by wealthy anti-Chavista politicians, are a vicious attack on the country's social progress under Hugo Chávez.

Posted on: Mar 7, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The real power in Venezuela lies in villages and cities that have organized together to build a new world.

Posted on: Sep 14, 2012, Source: Occupied Media

The new direct democracy rising out of Occupy and the other global uprisings of past years has a language all its own, a language used in common around the world.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The conversation around May Day and general strikes is part of a larger, changing global conversation, growing out of new movements and new democratic forms.