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Ioana Cîrstocea


Established in the aftermath of the Cold War and animated by US-based scholars and activists experienced in the second wave of women's liberation movements, the Network of East-West Women (NEWW) has received little attention from scholars. This transnational and transregional group played an instrumental role in triggering and structuring the circulation of information, contacts, and academic and activist publications dedicated to women in Central and Eastern Europe, and in conceptualizing new gender politics in that region after the end of the socialist regimes. Building on original empirical evidence (archive work and interviews), this article considers NEWW's founding and its steps in establishing operations “beyond borders” in the 1990s—a time of professionalizing and globalizing women's rights politics when transnational feminist activism was faced with both new challenges and potentialities.

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Nancy S. Love, Sanford F. Schram, Anthony J. Langlois, Luis Cabrera, and Carol C. Gould

cosmopolitan reach, we need to understand its social bases, and specifically, the types of interconnections among people and groups that it requires: first the formation of transnational solidarities; second, forms of care and recognition across borders, third

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Mike Neary and Joss Winn

a wider membership of co-operatives, for example, housing co-ops and food co-ops, and connect with other social movements around the world. Transnational solidarity The final workshop was concerned with ‘co-operation among co-operatives’ and other

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Affective Solidarities?

Participating in and Witnessing Fair Trade and Women’s Empowerment in Transnational Communities of Practice

Debarati Sen

movements like fair trade aim to create global accountability structures to stop exploitation and promote empowerment for producers, some of its self-selected advocates through their voluntourism and transnational solidarity projects actually end up

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Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh and Juliano Fiori

, citizens’ movements responding to migration have forged a politics of transnational solidarity through anarchistic practices of mutual aid and horizontalism more than through the philosophizing of associated organic intellectuals. Fueled by disaffection

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Contradictions of Solidarity

Whiteness, Settler Coloniality, and the Mainstream Environmental Movement

Joe Curnow and Anjali Helferty

Justice to Climate Justice? Justice Ecologism in an Era of Global Warming ”. New Political Science 31 ( 4 ): 499 – 514 . . Gould , Carol C . 2007 . “ Transnational Solidarities ”. Journal of Social

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“We Owe a Historical Debt to No One”

The Reappropriation of Photographic Images from a Museum Collection

Helen Mears

the desire to build and extend transnational solidarities. In 1994, Bawmwang La Raw became one of the founders of the Pan Kachin Development Society, which, with the support of international donors, ran agricultural schemes, computer and English

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Helga Druxes, Christopher Thomas Goodwin, Catriona Corke, Carol Hager, Sabine von Mering, Randall Newnham, and Jeff Luppes

genocidal trauma “at the crossroads of various postimperial trajectories,” (9) with the goal of discovering transnational solidarities. Kim posits that postunification Germany’s struggle to articulate a new national understanding beyond the binary grand

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Aaron Freundschuh, Jonah D. Levy, Patricia Lorcin, Alexis Spire, Steven Zdatny, Caroline Ford, Minayo Nasiali, George Ross, William Poulin-Deltour, and Kathryn Kleppinger

before them, are seen as betraying the French nation with their “secret society” that “purportedly colludes with other spheres abroad in a transnational solidarity that undermines the foundations of [French] sovereignty itself” (149). Perreau addresses