"In January 2001, in Porto Alegre, Brazil, 20,000 activists, scholars, filmmakers got here jointly to proportion their reports and trade rules approximately confronting Empire. That used to be the start of the now-historic international Social discussion board. The rallying cry of the WSF is 'Another global is Possible.' It has develop into a platform the place hundreds and hundreds of conversations, debates and seminars have helped to hone and refine a imaginative and prescient of what sort of global it may be."-Arundhati Roy
The global Social discussion board has turn into a key a part of the overseas international justice flow, attracting activists around the globe. right here, Leite lays out the origins, improvement and demanding situations of the discussion board today.
José Correa Leite is a member of the Brazilian Organizing Committee for the WSF.
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