Giuseppe Caccia (* 1968) is a scholar in History of Political Thought. He graduated in Philosophy (University of Padua) and holds a PhD in European and Euro-American Political Studies (University of Turin). He was councillor (1997/2014) and deputy mayor for Social Affairs (2001/2005) in the City of Venice. Currently, he is a member of the Transnational Board of European Alternatives and a fellow of Rosa-Luxemburg-Foundation in Berlin. He is active in several Italian and European social movements, a member of “Venezia in comune” association, and of the EuroNomade independent research network.