Naomi Klein, Richard Sennett and other leading figures become advisers to DiEM25

DiEM25 Communications
29/11/2017, Articles
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We’re thrilled to announce the following additions to our Advisory Panel (AP), the team which advises DiEM25 and facilitates the implementation of its aims:

Naomi Klein — award-winning journalist, writer, film-maker and activist known for her biting critiques of global capitalism.

Richard Sennett — Centennial Professor of Sociology at the London School of Economics and University Professor of the Humanities at New York University.

Avi Lewis — Canadian documentary film-maker and former host at Al Jazeera English. His latest film is This Changes Everything on the climate crisis.

Ulf Clerwall — is an activist for pluralism, accountability and democracy in social science research and higher education, and a political economist specialised in the financial sector issues in Europe.

Alice-Mary Higgins — Irish Senator, working for economic and social equality and promoting a rights-based approach to health, housing and education.

The 31-strong Advisory Panel includes two-time Palme d’Or film director Ken Loach, UK Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell, renowned philosopher Slavoj Žižek and pioneering composer Jean-Michel Jarre. See full line-up here.

 

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