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A City Against Established Powers: Neomunicipalism in Naples

In the wake of the infamous 2008 “garbage emergency”, Naples voted for a municipalist Mayor and city council, which embarked on an am- bitious policy of remunicipalisation and participatory urban democracy. But cities remain isolated in their confrontation with established powers and with the austerity imposed on them by the European Union and national governments.

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By Eleonora de Majo

Illustration: Eduardo Luzzatti
Photo : Roberta CC BY-ND

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