005 - Alternatives - Anti-globalisation Groups

Syllabus Point

Discuss (AO3) the position held by anti-globalisation groups.

Image One - Anti-Globalisation
Taken From: http://www.biyokulule.com/sawiro/sawirada_waaweyn/Globalization%20cartoon1.jpg

Key Terminology

  • Discuss
  • Anti-globalisation group
Define the words above using the 'Command Term' posters in the classroom and the useful link below:

Useful Link

Activity One - Review

There are different forms of anti-globalisation movements and it doesn't have to be violence against people or a specific brand. It can be as small as one person deciding to buy local products in the supermarket.

Image Two - Protests against Globalisation
Taken From: http://images.slideplayer.com/22/6398856/slides/slide_3.jpg

  1. What are the different forms of anti-globalisation movements? Consider the different scales - individuals, NGOs and pressure groups and sovereign states.

    Anti-Globalisation Protest Clips

  2. Watch the Youtube clip above and write down all the different things that people are protesting about. How do these link to globalisation.
  3. Create a timeline of the anti-globalisation movement.
  4. What changes have happened to the anti-globalisation movements? 
  5. Why have these changes occurred?