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north america / mexico / anarchist movement / link to pdf Wednesday June 19, 2013 11:02 by Common Cause 1 image
The Ontario-based anarchist communist organization Common Cause has launched a new theoretical journal! read full story / add a comment
On February 1968 The antiauthoritarian anticapitalist Matzpen initiated in Jerusalem the first (18 strong) vigil again 1967 occupation. Two years later, the Israeli Black Panthers activist who were in intimate contact with Matzpen members (mostly in Jerusalem) initiated the first social struggle of immigrants from eastern countries. Many of the present social struggle activists regards themselves as successors of the Panthers - many others were in association with or participated in the joint struggle of the anarchists against the wall. The 2013 wave is still much smaller than the 2011 wave of struggle but is more radical and confrontational. The joint popular struggle in the occupied Palestinian west bank is still fluctuating - mainly because the holding back of the Palestinian authority. [Italiano] read full story / add a comment
brazil/guyana/suriname/fguiana / community struggles / opinion / analysis Tuesday June 18, 2013 18:44 by Khaled 2 images
This year  marks the 30th anniversary of the 1976 Soweto uprising in South Africa, which marked the start of the fall of apartheid, and inspired activists worldwide. African working youth played a leading role, and their sacrifices showed us that ordinary people can make a difference to the injustices of our world. Revolutionaries should commemorate this struggle, but also learn from its failings.
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poland / czech / slovakia / workplace struggles / news report Sunday June 16, 2013 15:48 by libcom.org 1 image
southern africa / community struggles / opinion / analysis Sunday June 16, 2013 01:26 by Lekhetho Mtetwa 1 image
It is clear that the rights of the working class and poor people on the ground are not recognised by those in power, and will never be. After the 1994 elections, ordinary people thought that they will feel and enjoy real democracy. But to their surprise, things didn’t work the way they thought. People are being demoralised, threatened and killed when they stand up. It is now difficult for people to exercise their democratic rights.
It’s clear that voting won’t bring any change in people’s lives. The whole system is run by a small ruling class. Voting does not change the system. By voting we are just fooling ourselves about our rights. People voted in 1994 because they thought their votes will bring complete changes in their lives. No one thought of suffering after voting in the first elections. Promises were made by so-called leaders in order to be voted into power. Their promises were a big lie.
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greece / turkey / cyprus / culture / news report Saturday June 15, 2013 14:16 by Glykosymoritis 1 image
greece / turkey / cyprus / workplace struggles / news report Thursday June 13, 2013 04:28 by Thrasybulus 1 image
mashriq / arabia / iraq / community struggles / news report Wednesday June 12, 2013 19:25 by Ilan S.
The people who see the turmoil in the region are losing their patience but we are still far from a general uprising both in the Israeli social struggle and in the occupied West Bank. The Israeli State increases its threats against activists on both sides and is contemplating in public to enhance its shooting policy qualitatively. Meanwhile, targeting the young kids they have started to arrest 7/8-year-olds too. The third intifada is gradually escalating from non-violent struggle to still unarmed but a stone-throwing one. The kids are throwing back tear gas canisters and the state forces often get to taste their own medicine. In Israel, the activists in the social struggle are not yet many, but the marching is not just a parade any more and the homes of the relevant ministers get frequent visits. It is still not sure if the masses will participate again as they did two years ago, but it may come sooner than later as the austerity measures are already being felt. [Italiano] read full story / add a comment
greece / turkey / cyprus / repression / prisoners / news report Tuesday June 11, 2013 17:30 by Devrimci Anarsist Faaliyet 4 images
High levels of military spending played a key role in the unfolding European sovereign debt crisis — and continue to undermine efforts to resolve it.
A new report by the Transnational Institute — ‘Guns, Debt and Corruption: Military Spending and the EU Crisis’ — looks at the ways in which excessive militarization directly fed into the unfolding European debt crisis, and continues to undermine efforts to resolve it. Below the downlink links and infographic you can find the executive summary of the report. read full story / add a comment
greece / turkey / cyprus / miscellaneous / press release Saturday June 08, 2013 20:58 by Relations internationales
Press release about the ongoing revolt in Turkey read full story / add a comment
southern africa / miscellaneous / opinion / analysis Friday June 07, 2013 22:09 by Tina Sizovuka 1 image
Nelson Mandela has become a brand, “Brand Mandela,” his image, name and prison number used to generate cash and to promote the legend of Mandela. In July 2012, for example, the 46664 clothing line was launched (all “Made in China”).
But “Brand Mandela” is more than just an opportunity to sell stupid trinkets to tourists and celebrities. It is also a dangerous myth, based on Mandela-worship, promoted daily in the public imagination to serve far more sinister interests. read full story / add a comment
france / belgium / luxemburg / anti-fascism / press release Friday June 07, 2013 18:20 by CGA Relations extérieures 1 image
southern africa / anarchist movement / link to pdf Thursday June 06, 2013 23:30 by Tokologo African Anarchist Collective 1 image
The first issue of Tokologo, the newsletter of the South Africa-based Tokologo African Anarchist Collective is now available for download in PDF. read full story / add a comment
southern africa / community struggles / opinion / analysis Wednesday June 05, 2013 22:11 by Bongi Motahane 1 image
On 22 August 2012, communities from in, and out, of Gauteng had a meeting at Khanya College, Johannesburg, on the Marikana massacre. More than half of the 50 people who participated, most of the delegates, came from the mine areas affected by the situation in the North West Province.
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mashriq / arabia / iraq / community struggles / news report Tuesday June 04, 2013 15:50 by Ilan S. 1 image
For already more than two years the rebellion against the sharp intensification of global neo-liberalism is fermenting. The struggle against the local processes is overcoming efforts by the local elite to use intensifying conflicts with the Palestinians to "soften the resistance". The more dramatic wave of two years ago has passed but not without permanent ferment that is just waiting for a local or international trigger. There are very few who have persisted in the Israeli Anarchists Against the Wall initiative throughout the 10 years of struggle, but new activists are taking the place of those who lost the energy and will to continue at the same level of activity - or have just left the country. The weekly persistent demos in Bil'in, Ma'sara, Ni'lin, Nabi Saleh, Qaddum, and Sheikh Jarrah hold the flag high. This week the uprising in Turkey is only the the freshest one of the new mode. [Italiano] read full story / add a comment
greece / turkey / cyprus / community struggles / news report Tuesday June 04, 2013 15:35 by Devrimci Anarşist Faaliyet 1 image
Last week a group of protesters started guarding action after some trees were taken down illegally in the name of urban gentrification projects. In the second day of the protest, very early in the morning, the police attacked the protesters heavily with gas bombs, presssured water and plastic bullets and wounded many protesteds. A spark began against this event of state terrorism and spread accross the country turning into a massive action and organized the big revolt. The public organized against increasing attacks, state terrorism and police violence and have been turning the streets into the area of resistance. This public revolt has been streaming for four days and is constantly spreading. [Italiano] read full story / add a comment
russia / ukraine / belarus / repression / prisoners / appeal / petition Monday June 03, 2013 16:30 by Avtonomnoe Deistvie 1 image
Autonomous Action member, anarchist Alexey Sutuga, has been on remand for more than a year. The police have intentionally delayed the investigation: they only worked on the case for the first 2-3 months after his arrest but since then the investigation has stalled. read full story / add a comment
This is just the beginning, the struggle is going on.
Revolt is out of time and space. For about 40 hours from Istiklal to Harbiye, from Tarlabasi to Besiktas the freedom of a rebellion is being felt. We come in to Taksim Square from Istiklal, after forty hours of clashes. Law enforcement officers run away with all their vehicles. Forty hours, forty years, the square has been a world for us.
This was the freedom of rebellion, maybe the most frightening slogan was that, this is just the beginning the struggle is going on.
Yes, our struggle is going on till we grow our free world, which we carry in our hearts. read full story / add a comment
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