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international / anarchist movement Tuesday March 28, 2017 17:50 by Anarkismo   text 6 comments (last - thursday april 13, 2017 05:25)
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In our last statement on the Michael Schmidt case and accusations by journalists Alexander Reid Ross and Joshua Stephens that he is a fascist and white nationalist that attempted to infiltrate the anarchist movement, we said that the Anarkismo network had decided “to call for a commission of enquiry to investigate more closely both the accusations and the defence, and to make recommendations to the broader anarchist movement based on their findings”.

Regrettably it has been over a year since we announced our intention to convene a commission of inquiry and it has not yet materialised.

While we have recently started making progress once again on the call for a commission and will continue to work towards finalizing our proposal and framework, however, we have also had enough time now to debate aspects of the case both within and between some of the organisations in the network.

New developments and information concerning the case have also come to our attention that must be addressed immediately.

international / gender Wednesday March 08, 2017 02:58 by Melbourne Anarchist Communist Group
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This time around, let’s fight for workers’ control from the start. Let’s create structures with checks and balances that ensure workers keep control. Let us not hand over power to a state that can institute tyranny all over again. We want anarchist communist organisation. Workers' delegation. Equable procedures. Bottom up organisation. It is 100 years since women workers began the 1917 revolution. Let’s do it again! The time for global revolution is here!

international / anarchist movement Friday January 01, 2016 01:39 by Anarkismo.net Editorial Group
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This year -2015- has finished with a number of challenges to those who stand for a world without privilege, a world of equality and liberty but we are sure 2016 will be a year to learn and help grow the new world in our hearts. Anarkismo.net hopes to be a useful tool to help think this alternative. We thank our readers in this process and we wait for your contributions.

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international / anarchist movement Wednesday September 30, 2015 04:09 by Anarkismo Network   text 19 comments (last - tuesday january 05, 2016 08:43)
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The Anarkismo Network

The international Anarkismo Network, which brings together class struggle anarchist organisations from more than a dozen countries in both the global South and North, and has relations with far more from across the globe, has noted with great surprise and concern the recent accusations by AK Press that Michael Schmidt is a fascist working undercover to infiltrate the anarchist movement.

Before we can make any pronouncements on the matter, however, we need to carefully examine both the AK Press evidence, the article by Alexander Reid Ross, as well as Michael Schmidt’s response to the evidence and article. As a network Anarkismo has not taken sides, and will not accuse the accuser or the accused before there is more information and all the evidence has been presented.

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international / economy Sunday September 13, 2015 07:46 by Shawn Hattingh   text 1 comment (last - monday september 14, 2015 02:52)
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It was long ago stated that capitalism came into the world dripping in blood and dirt, from every pore, from head to toe. While it has demonstrated that it won’t simply collapse under its own weight, the recent goings-on around the current capitalist crisis have shown that with age it has become even more hideous. Capitalism is now rank with massive state intervention required to simply keep its rotting body moving: through states propping up the financial sector and deepening the colossal attack on the working class.

The goings-on that have once again highlighted capitalism’s depravity, are the turmoil – starting in China – that has occurred over the last few weeks on stock markets; including the underlying causes that led to it, and the actions that the ruling classes have taken since then to try and end it, or at least alleviate it.

The recent volatility in world stock markets erupted in earnest in June 2015. In June, the Chinese stock markets began a plunge that has frightened the ruling classes (capitalists, top state officials and politicians) across the globe. This plunge has not yet ended, and so far the Shanghai Stock Market has lost 40% of its value. In the wake of this, stock markets from New York to London have reeled; leading to a roller coaster ride of uncertainty.

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p_04_03_2017.jpeg imageEl alma esquizofrénica del proyecto europeo May 16 18:55 by José Antonio Gutiérrez D. 0 comments

Artículo publicado originalmente en la Revista Mala, No.20 (Enero 2016), en Santiago de Chile.

5cd9d0f29899b5bac8d85cefeb738470.jpg imageWhat is an Anarchist? Am I an Anarchist? May 11 12:34 by Wayne Price 1 comments

Anarchism is an uncertain term. Self-identified anarchists sometimes see their particular school of anarchism as the only legitimate type of anarchism. For example, I have been told that I am not an anarchist or that what I believe is not anarchism. This happens most often over discussions about anarchism and radical democracy, or anarchism\'s use of aspects of Marxism, or support for technology, or advocacy of the self-organization of revolutionary anarchists.

4.jpg imageΕθνικά ζητήματα - &#... May 09 17:39 by Dmitri 0 comments

Σε κάθε περίπτωση είναι απαραίτητη η δημιουργία ενός διεθνιστικού παρατηρητηρίου για τα Βαλκάνια, τη Μέση Ανατολή και τη Μεσόγειο ως θάλασσα που βρέχει τον ευρωπαϊκό Νότο και την πολύπαθη Αφρική. Είναι προϋπόθεση για τη δημιουργία επαφών, ανταλλαγών και προώθησης των αντιλήψεων της δημοκρατικής αυτονομίας και του συνομοσπονδισμού.

18342441_324922137923599_3232661247811023757_n.jpg imageΚαμίλλο Μπερνέρι... May 06 15:46 by Φρανκ Μίντζ 0 comments

(Αυτή η βιογραφία που βασίστηκε κυρίως στο “Noir er Rouge” του Ισραέλ Ρενόφ, αντικαθιστά την υπερσυναισθηματική βιογραφία του Λουίτζι Φαμπρί).

dangerous_times_2_small.png imageDangerous times: authoritarianism and crisis May 05 17:10 by Shawn Hattingh 0 comments

Globally and in South Africa, the capitalist system is becoming more and more unstable. Over the last period, the responses of the ruling classes in many parts of the world to this growing crisis has been a turn to authoritarianism. This has been done to hold onto power and to increase their control over wealth. Factions within ruling classes, in countries such as South Africa, are also engaged in a battle over shrinking opportunities to accumulate wealth. Competition between factions within ruling classes is, therefore, also intensifying. This too is feeding into an intensification of imperialist rivalries. The consequences are that over the last few months the threat of large scale war globally, as part of a show down between imperialist powers, has become an awful possibility. The only force capable of changing this situation is the working class locally and internationally. Yet to do so, struggles need to come together, new forms appropriate to combating a rampant and growing authoritarian form of neoliberalism are needed; and such struggles need to be infused with a revolutionary progressive politics. While struggles are taking place in different parts of the world, none as yet have come to hold these three ingredients on a large scale.

revpoets.jpg imageΓια τα μέσα αντιπ ... May 05 16:17 by Ké Huelga Radio 0 comments

Το παρακάτω κείμενο συνιστά συμβολή του αδερφού μας κοινωνικού ραδιοφώνου και ενάντια στην εξουσία «Ké Huelga Radio» σε ένα διάλογο που άνοιξε το 2014 στο Μεξικό σε σχέση με τα μέσα αντιπληροφόρησης ή αλλιώς τα «ελεύθερα μέσα», όπως τα ονόμασαν τότε οι Ζαπατίστας. Το μεταφράζουμε για τρεις λόγους: 1) για να γνωστοποιήσουμε τις θέσεις του ραδιοφώνου με το οποίο συνεργαζόμαστε και το λόγο του οποίου μεταφέρουμε στα ελληνικά· 2) για να μεταφερθεί στην ελληνική γλώσσα ένα τμήμα του διαλόγου για τα μέσα αντιπληροφόρησης που διεξάγεται σε μια περιοχή με άνθηση στο συγκεκριμένο τομέα· και 3) για τον εμπλουτισμό ενός πιθανού διαλόγου στην ελλαδική πραγματικότητα των ελεύθερων μέσων.

makhno_group.jpg imageΟ Νέστωρ Μαχνό γι ... May 01 19:54 by Νέστωρ Μαχνό 0 comments

Η Πρωτομαγιά είναι το σύμβολο μιας νέας εποχής στη ζωή και τον αγώνα των εργατών, μιας εποχής που κάθε χρόνο προσφέρει στους εργάτες φρέσκιες, όλο και περισσότερο σκληρές και αποφασιστικές μάχες εναντίον της μπουρζουαζίας, για την ελευθερία και την ανεξαρτησία που αποσπάστηκε από αυτούς, για το κοινωνικό τους ιδεώδες.

2.jpg imageMay Day 2017 May 01 08:56 by Melbourne Anarchist Communist Group (MACG) 0 comments

On May Day we commemorate the past, but we also look to the future. There is no reason to be confident in capitalist economic recovery. There are many reasons to struggle against the horrors of oppression, unemployment, environmental devastation and war that capitalism dishes up. Workers can solve these problems for good. We can make a revolution and, as we do, the mass democratic workers' organisations we create will be the basis of the new society, worldwide. In this new society, each will contribute according to their ability and each receive according to their need. We will have no need of a State apparatus to enforce the dictates of a privileged elite. We will live a life of peace, freedom and equality. We have nothing to lose but our chains.

18052473_120332000281462827_1754088053_o.jpg imageΟι ταξικοί αγώνε`... Apr 30 20:52 by ΕΣΕ - FAU 0 comments

Η ΕΣΕ ανταποκρινόμενη στο κάλεσμα της FAU Γερμανίας σε όλα τα άτομα, τις πρωτοβουλίες, τις συλλογικότητες και τα συνδικάτα βάσης, για μια διεθνή μέρα δράσης για την “Εργασία και τη Μετανάστευση” καλεί σε συμμετοχή στην απεργιακή συγκέντρωση – πορεία της 1ης Μάη στο Πολυτεχνείο Πατησίων και Στουρνάρα 11πμ με κεντρικό σύνθημα: Οι ταξικοί αγώνες δεν γνωρίζουν σύνορα!

adfc85c713894e38b9c7188c19f79fe6.jpeg imageBeyond May Day Parades: Building a Counter-Movement in Malaysia and Worldwide Apr 28 17:23 by Muttaqa Yushau Abdulra’uf, Sian Byrne, Warren McGregor and L 0 comments

Let us learn from our past struggles, in the USA and in Malaysia. May Day should be an occasion to reflect not jubilate, to engage not agonize, to demand not relent, and to organise, not complain. We need systemic change that can guarantee equality, fraternity, self-management and socialisation of the commonwealth, guided by a bottom–up approach to decision making. We need a labour movement that is multicultural and international, feminist, active in urban and rural struggles, and that prizes reason over superstition, justice over hierarchy, self-management over state power, international solidarity over nationalism. We need to fight for a universal human community, not parochialism and separatism. The organisational power and strategic location of the Malaysian union movement provides an excellent point of departure for building this counter-movement. This is our appeal and message as we celebrate this May Day, on the eve of dark days in which the storm clouds gather over humanity – but in which the light of hope of a better future can break through, if we arm ourselves with the correct ideas and approaches. May Day began as an example of globalisation-from-below. Let us rally to it. Let us take back its original vision: liberty, equality, unity.

16298555_10212261780281913_7935719123289947709_n.jpg imageΜεταλλάξεις του ]... Apr 26 20:54 by Dmitri 0 comments

Στο βιβλίο «Τα νέα πρόσωπα του φασισμού» (Les Nouveaux Visages du fascisme) ο Enzo Traverso και ο Régis Meyran συζητούν τις συνέχειες και τις ασυνέχειες μεταξύ των φασιστικών κινημάτων του 20ου αιώνα και της σημερινής «μετα-φασιστικής» ακροδεξιάς. Ο Olivier Doubre μίλησε με τον Traverso για την πρόσφατη έκδοση του Politis.

textTERRORE DI STATO CONTRO IL POPOLO CURDO Apr 26 05:59 by Gianni Sartori 0 comments

Riprendono i bombardamenti contro la popolazione curda da parte dell'aviazione turca

textIn the Shadow of Social Democracy: Right-Wing Challenges and Left Alternatives Apr 24 18:12 by Ingo Schmidt 0 comments

We live in a paradoxical world. Much debate on the radical left revolves around multitudes of discontented groups – sometimes lumped together as the 99%, sometimes rebranded as precariat – struggling against an abstract empire and its 1% rulers. Capitalism and class – once serving as a compass to navigate left politics through the apparently chaotic sees of everyday life – have turned into subjects of theoretical debate with little to no connection to political praxis.

textSOSPESO LO SCIOPERO DELLA FAME DELLE PRIGIONIERE E DEI DEI PRIGIONIERI CURDI Apr 24 14:59 by Gianni Sartori 0 comments

Sospeso su richiesta della Unione delle Comunità del Kurdistan lo sciopero della fame iniziato in febbraio

kropotkinijwfkf1bg.jpg imageΝόμος και Εξουσί^... Apr 21 17:17 by Πιοτρ Κροπότκιν 0 comments

Το βιβλίο του Πιοτρ Κροπότκιν «Νόμος και Εξουσία» εκδόθηκε από τη «Διεθνή Βιβλιοθήκη» το Φεβρουάριο του 1977 και εκτός από το ομώνυμο δοκίμιο, το οποίο μεταφράστηκε από τον Γιώργο Νταλιάνη, περιέχει και άλλα 6 δοκίμια του Κροπότκιν. Η μετατροπή της πρωτότυπης μετάφρασης στο μονοτονικό σύστημα καθώς και η προσαρμογή της γλώσσας και της ορθογραφίας στα σημερινά πρότυπα έγινα από εμάς, χωρίς αλλαγές στη σύνταξη και χωρίς να υπεισέλθουμε σε έλεγχο της νοηματικής απόδοσης.

refugiados.jpg imageNinguna guerra del Imperio es una guerra del Pueblo Apr 18 15:52 by Arnoldo Díaz 0 comments

La reciente declaratoria de guerra de Corea del Norte a Estados Unidos y su vecino Corea del Sur suscita opiniones encontradas. Están quienes defienden la retórica de Estados Unidos porque el país asiático está armándose “hasta los dientes”. Otros, como la izquierda del capital, llaman a defenderla ante la amenaza del imperialismo norteamericano. Sin embargo, ¿cuál es el interés que tiene la clase obrera en este conflicto?

textGERNIKA: 1937 - 2017 Apr 18 02:32 by Gianni Sartori 0 comments

Sono passato ormai ottanta anni dal bombardamento di Gernika, universalmente noto, opera dell'aviazione nazista tedesca.
Meno noti (o meglio: elegantemente rimossi) analoghi devastanti bombardamenti sulla popolazione civile operati dall'aviazione fascista italiana durante la Guerra civile spagnola. Per non dimenticare.

banksyflowerthrower92718.jpg imageOn the Question of Violence and Nonviolence As a Tactic and Strategy Within the Social Pro... Apr 13 03:36 by David Van Deusen 0 comments

Nonviolence can be used in many circumstances as an effective tactic, but it is irrelevant, irresponsible, and utterly ridiculous to even consider it as a strategy. So yes, nonviolence should be utilized as a tactic where pertinent, and in turn pacifism, as an ideology and a strategy, must be purged from our movement.

bakunin_merlin.jpg imageBook Review: Bakunin. Selected Texts 1868-1875 (Edited and Translated by A.W. Zurbrugg) Apr 11 02:24 by José Antonio Gutiérrez D. 0 comments

Although the 20th century may have seemingly signalled the eclipse of libertarian forms of socialist thought under the bureaucratic weight of ‘real socialism’, Bakunin views are an urgent reminder of what socialism could be. His voice, in spite of some antiquated expressions, resonates a hundred and a half years later with the same vital energy.

img_6763.jpg imageTabqa Dam: The key to Capturing Raqqa Apr 08 20:25 by Ercan Ayboga with Farah Azadi 0 comments

An interview with Sinan Deniz, a Kobane-based ANF journalist, who is embedded with SDF forces in their battle to take the Tabqa dam and liberate Raqqa from Islamic State control.

teaserbox_43338713750x500.jpg imageΆμεση Δημοκρατία... Apr 07 19:17 by Αλέξανδρος Σχισμένος 0 comments

Αν δεν απαλλαγούμε από τα όρια του εθνικού κράτους, από το φαντασιακό της εθνικής επικράτειας δυσκολευόμαστε να σκεφτούμε το πώς θα μπορούσε να αυτοκυβερνηθεί αυτή ακριβώς η επικράτεια. Με σημερινούς όρους συνόρων δεν θα μπορούσε, ακόμη και αν τα εθνοκράτη δεν κατέρρεαν, όπως καταρρέουν. Δεν έχουμε λόγο να περιοριζόμαστε σε αυτά τα όρια. Βλέπουμε σήμερα πληθυσμούς να εξεγείρονται, όχι αρνητικα μονάχα, μα με θετικό τρόπο, προχωρώντας σε τοπικές αυτοθεσμίσεις που συνδυάζουν παραδοσιακούς κοινοτιστικούς τρόπους ζωής με το σύγχρονο πρόταγμα της άμεσης δημοκρατίας.

240690x426.jpg imageO Μπακούνιν για το&#... Apr 04 17:28 by Εφημερίδα δρόμου 0 comments

Το παρόν άρθρο είναι μια απάντηση σε όσους νομίζουν πως οι ανιστόρητες φωτοβολίδες πολιτικής δημαγωγίας, με τη μορφή τσιτάτων, μπορούν να διαστρεβλώνουν την ιστορία και τα πολιτικά σκεπτικά εξεχουσών μορφών του αναρχικού κινήματος. Παρακάτω, λοιπόν, μελετάμε με τα γραπτά του ίδιου του Μπακούνιν αν η σκέψη του προσδιοριζόταν από «πατριωτισμό» όπως κάποιοι θέλουν να πιστέψουμε. Όλα τα αποσπάσματα περιέχονται στο βιβλίο «Μιχαήλ Μπακούνιν, ΚΡΙΤΙΚΗ ΤΗΣ ΥΠΑΡΧΟΥΣΑΣ ΚΟΙΝΩΝΙΑΣ, εκδ. Πανοπτικόν».

c6j4q6wwgaasxu.jpg_large_1.jpg imageMensaje de solidaridad con el pueblo y los anarquistas presos de Bielorrusia / IRPGF Apr 03 17:42 by Revolución Internacional / World Revolution 0 comments

Vemos a la dictadura de Lukashenko como un enemigo propio, tanto como lo es para ustedes y estamos listos, con las armas en nuestras manos para pelear contra cualquier Estado alrededor del mundo.

_.jpg imageΕπαναστατικές συ... Apr 02 18:10 by Dmitri (ed.) 0 comments

Πριν από μερικούς μήνες, κυκλοφόρησε στη Γαλλία ένα μικρό βιβλίο που μοιάζει «καταδικασμένο» να ταράξει τα λιμνάζοντα νερά της διεθνούς αριστεράς, και ειδικότερα της ριζοσπαστικής αριστεράς. Το βιβλίο αυτό έχει τον εύγλωττο τίτλο«Επαναστατικές συγγένειες-Τα κόκκινα και μαύρα άστρα μας», και για υπότιτλο «Για μια αλληλεγγύη μεταξύ μαρξιστών και ελευθεριακών». Οι συγγραφείς του δεν είναι καθόλου άγνωστοι, πρόκειται για τον ηγέτη του γαλλικού Νέου Αντικαπιταλιστικού κόμματος (ΝΡΑ) Ολιβιέ Μπεζανσενό και τον Γαλλο-Βραζιλιάνο μαρξιστή φιλόσοφο, κοινωνιολόγο και οικοσοσιαλιστή Μικαέλ Λοουί.

thefuturesdetail.jpg imageBasic Income & Billionaire preppers Mar 30 17:56 by Andrew 0 comments

Our global society is broken. Donald Trump & Brexit are symptoms along with the rise of the far right elsewhere in Europe. In an old pattern, fundamental economic crisis often results in society becoming very much more brutal for most people.  In the age of nuclear weapons this current crisis could be our last.  And with a somewhat longer countdown to disaster we are also facing climate catastrophe.

anarkismo_banner.jpg imageStatement on the Schmidt Case and Proposed Commission of Inquiry Mar 28 17:50 by Anarkismo 6 comments

In our last statement on the Michael Schmidt case and accusations by journalists Alexander Reid Ross and Joshua Stephens that he is a fascist and white nationalist that attempted to infiltrate the anarchist movement, we said that the Anarkismo network had decided “to call for a commission of enquiry to investigate more closely both the accusations and the defence, and to make recommendations to the broader anarchist movement based on their findings”. Regrettably it has been over a year since we announced our intention to convene a commission of inquiry and it has not yet materialised. While we have recently started making progress once again on the call for a commission and will continue to work towards finalizing our proposal and framework, however, we have also had enough time now to debate aspects of the case both within and between some of the organisations in the network. New developments and information concerning the case have also come to our attention that must be addressed immediately.

17498722_1116333805179521_3298661374930078638_n.jpg imageEncuentro internacional: "Pensar Latinoamérica para fortalecer las luchas de tod@s y en to... Mar 24 18:47 by Revolución Internacional / World Revolution 0 comments

Encuentro de países latinoamericanos y de Europa para trazar rutas en común hacia el fortalecimiento de la resistencia en nuestros pueblos, comunidades, barrios, centros de trabajo, escuelas y medios libres.

nias750x500.jpg imageDe las niñas de Guatemala a la Guardería ABC a los 43 de Ayotzinapa: #FueElEstadoCapital Mar 21 19:46 by Demián Revart 0 comments

La incidencia del Estado en el momento actual no se puede definir con los viejos libros de politología y marxismo, ya que además de máquina ahora es un conjunto de dispositivos. La opresión está en el aire… ¡y en las presidencias!

oc__eurozone_flag_by_vexilologiad93c1m8.png imageL’Europa del capitale, 60 anni di distruzione di diritti e democrazia Mar 17 18:17 by Alternativa Libertaria/fdca 0 comments

Compie 60 anni il processo di costruzione dell’Unione Europea, iniziato nel 1957 e passato attraverso varie fasi che hanno fatto scempio delle buone intenzioni dei vari movimenti federalisti europei e che oggi alimentano -a destra come in certa sinistra- spinte nazionalitarie e sovraniste che non spostano di un millimetro la questione fondamentale fin dalle origini: il parto tutto capitalistico dello spazio europeo.

textReactionary Working Class? Mar 17 05:51 by Asbjørn Wahl 0 comments

Large parts of the western working class now seem to gather around right populists, demagogues, and racists. They vote for reactionary and fascistoid political parties. They helped to vote the UK out of the EU and to make Trump president of the world's superpower number one, and they vote so massively for the far right political parties that the latter have government power in sight throughout several of Europe's most populous countries.

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