Editorial: Election Circus - Zuma not the problem, the whole system is rotten Issue #4 of Tokologo, the Newsletter of the Tokologo African Anarchist Collective, has been released and is available online in PDF.
By Zaher Baher from Haringey Solidarity Group and Kurdistan Anarchists Forum Below is the outcome of my visit to Northern Kurdistan in Turkey between 02/11/14 to 08/11/14 as one of a delegation from United Kingdom, organised by Peace in Kurdistan Campaign (PIK), People’s Democratic Party (HDP) and Democratic Society Congress (DTK).
Starting a conversation on anarchism and hip hop In this essay, I'm trying to get the ball rolling on a longer-term discussion on the political nature of hip hop from a revolutionary anarchist perspective. I'm hoping for a broad range of responses from artists and militants, which will allow us to swap notes and build up our respective movements.
We are not fortunetellers, we can't possibly know what will happen in Rojava a month or a year from now. We can't know that this social transformation which not only gives us hope as revolutionaries that struggle in a geographically close region, but also feeds our struggle in the regions that we struggle in, would move towards a positive or negati […]
Will a Revolution Happen in the US in Time? Why hasn't there been more rebellion in the US lately? What are the indications that a popular movement may develop which leads to revolution? What is meant by revolution, anyway?
The Libertarian Communist Group was formally launched at a meeting in North Wales on Saturday, November 8, 2014, the anniversary of the birth of Nestor Makhno, the famous Ukrainian anarchist. [http://www.anarkismo.net/article/27601] [http://www.anarkismo.net/article/27627]
The popular unarmed struggle of Palestinian communities joined by the Israeli Anarchists Against the Wall and others is not a struggle for the "national liberation" or "self determination" of the Palestinian nation. It is the struggle of Palestinian people, of which the overwhelming majority are working people, against the threat of trans […]
Final motion approved by the 9th National Congress of the FdCA The 9th Congress of the FdCA, held at the Cascina Cingia commune in Cingia de' Botti, Cremona, on 1 and 2 November 2014, hereby decides to adopt and adapt the name of the Federation in Alternativa Libertaria/FdCA, both on a national and international level. [http://www.anarkismo.net/article/ […]
The Kobane resistance that has passed its 45th day as of now has caused the attention of revolutionaries all over the world to turn to Rojava. As a result of the work carried out by Revolutionary Anarchist Action (DAF), anarchist comrades from many parts of the world have sent messages of solidarity to the Kobane resistance.(1) This internationalist stance w […]
Dear friends! We ask you to support Ilya Romanov, Russian anarchist accused of 'terrorism', who has already spent a year in prison. ABC-Moscow included him in the list of anarchist political prisoners. On 26 October 2013 46-year-old anarchist Ilya Romanov was wounded in the city of Nizhnii Novgorod. The explosion which occurred late at night severe […]
Take 1: More than 30,000 people participated in the demonstration on November 17, 2014 in Athens, on the 41st anniversary of the Polytechnic uprising in 1973 against the dictatorship of the time. Before the start of the demonstration approximately 7,000 uniformed officers and plainclothes had been scattered in the city center, reminding us that "the dic […]
The first Baltic Anarchist Winter Meeting was held in Helsinki in January 2014. After a successful first meeting a second edition will follow on Sunday January 4th, 2015. ---- The Baltic Anarchist Meeting was organized for the first time in Tallinn, Estonia in May 2012. The purpose of the gathering is to exchange experiences and to create co-operation networ […]
Dear Comrades, ---- We are writing to you out of solidarity for CSAAWU, a union based amongst farmworkers in South Africa with which we have relations. In 2012/3 South African farmworkers rebelled against the deplorable conditions in the sector – for which hundreds were dismissed and victimized. CSAAWU is one of the few unions that organises in this difficul […]
Extract the last Common Cause express produced during the protests against the austerity of October 31, 2014 (2 of 3) ---- The major unions such as the FTQ and the CSN have done very little to combat austerity in the past decade, when it is not downright ignorant of the struggles. How to collect their desire to launch a united front on their own bases and pl […]
Thursday, November 6, Brussels hosted a historic union demonstration which gathered more than 100,000 people against the austerity policies of the new government. Yet it was not until a few hours for the media and politicians about the show in heart condemning the clashes between protesters and police around the Gare du Midi. ---- Hungry for sensational imag […]
Syrian Kurdistan Democratic Revolution ---- An anarchist Kurdish Britain, Zaher Baher, traveled to Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) in May 2014. He drew a long and rare example, some rather uncritical passages suggest caution. It shows the impression of not social revolution, but at least democratic, which is already a giant police after forty years of dictatorship […]
[Audio] Speech by Mehdi Kabar, on behalf of the group Anarchists solidarity Rojava at the meeting to support KobanÃ, November 10 in Paris at Theatre Gym. A meeting duplex with Narin Afrin, Commander of YPG in the city, in the presence of Saleh Moslim, Co-PYD, and several French support. Previews. ---- Photos: Feyka http://www.alternativelibertaire.org/?D-ou- […]
Far prejudices that can meet about football, violence, racism, or the trafficking mafia, many clubs at the base, were created by workers who saw football link social and a battlefield. In England, fans and supporters decided to take things in hand. ---- In the UK, football and working class have always forged strong ties. Mention may be made of the teams cre […]
Content: Editorial: Election Circus - Zuma not the problem, the whole system is rotten Issue #4 of Tokologo, the Newsletter of the Tokologo African Anarchist Collective, has been released and is available online in PDF. ---- Inside: EDITORIAL: Election Circus: Zuma not the problem, the whole system is rotten ---- Working Class - Livelihoods: Struggle against […]
In all Italian schools and online took place with some discomfort consultation (non-binding of course) on the government plan now known as The Good School. ---- In the "good school" government Renzi, training becomes a new area of investment likely to produce profit from the economic to the investor (preparation and practical training to the market […]