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The Next System Project: New Political-Economic Possibilities for the Twenty First Century

Gar Alperovitz

Gar Alperovitz

Co-Chair of The Next System Project more

Gus Speth

Gus Speth

Co-chair of The Next System Project more

Joe Guinan

Joe Guinan

Executive Director of the Next System Project more

Environment & Energy Movement Strategy & History

Authored by project co-chairs Gar Alperovitz and Gus Speth, together with Executive Director Joe Guinan, our first report—The Next System Project: New Political-Economic Possibilities for the Twenty First Century—provides an in-depth overview of the goals of the Next System Project.

Gar Alperovitz

Gar Alperovitz

Co-Chair of The Next System Project more

Gus Speth

Gus Speth

Co-chair of The Next System Project more

Joe Guinan

Joe Guinan

Executive Director of the Next System Project more

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