Popular assembly

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A popular assembly (or people's assembly) is a gathering called to address issues of importance to participants. Assemblies tend to be freely open to participation and operate by direct democracy. Some assemblies are of people from a location, some from a given workplace, industry or educational establishment others are called to address a specific issue.

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From the quartiers of the Paris Commune to the general assemblies of Occupy Wall Street and elsewhere, these self-organized democratic councils run like a red thread through history up to the present.

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which Hannah Arendt called the “lost treasure” of the revolutionary tradition

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1. Elsewhere

1.1. In my garden

1.2. In the Agora

1.3. Mentions

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