Feed aggregator

New issue of Insurgent Notes on Ferguson and post-Ferguson developments

Libcom.org News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 19:58

Insurgent Notes special Michael Brown- Eric Garner issue (no 11) presents city reports from around
the U.S. on the post-Ferguson movements.

http://insurgentnotes.com

read more

Categories: Anarchists

After the election of Syriza in Greece - power is not in parliament

Libcom.org News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 16:35
SyrizaPowerParliament600.jpg

An article by Andrew Flood that looks at the impact and possibilities of a Syriza victory in Greece.

read more

Categories: Anarchists

After the election of Syriza in Greece - Power is not in Parliament

Anarkismo (en) - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 14:02
Today, across Europe, the left is excited by Syriza topping the polls in the Greek election. Some on the left have gone so far as to suggest the election itself will mark the end of austerity policies, in the terminology of the Anglo left, an end to the idea that There Is No Alternative (TINA). Another indication that something of significance is happening is that ahead of the election a new wave of capital flight has started from Greece with an estimated 8 billion transferred out of the country over the last few weeks.

After the election of Syriza in Greece - Power is not in Parliament

Anarkismo - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 14:02
Today, across Europe, the left is excited by Syriza topping the polls in the Greek election. Some on the left have gone so far as to suggest the election itself will mark the end of austerity policies, in the terminology of the Anglo left, an end to the idea that There Is No Alternative (TINA). Another indication that something of significance is happening is that ahead of the election a new wave of capital flight has started from Greece with an estimated 8 billion transferred out of the country over the last few weeks.
Categories: Anarchists

After the election of Syriza in Greece - Power is not in Parliament

Anarchist Writers - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 11:14

Today, across Europe, the left is excited by the likelihood of Syriza topping the polls in the Greek election. Some on the left have gone so far as to suggest the election itself will mark the end of austerity policies, in the terminology of the Anglo left, an end to the idea that There Is No Alternative (TINA).  Another indication that something of significance is happening is that ahead of the election a new wave of capital flight has started from Greece with an estimated 8 billion transferred out of the country over the last few weeks.

 

read more

Categories: Anarchists

After the election of Syriza - Power is not in Parliament

Workers Solidarity Movement (Ireland) - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 11:11

Today, across Europe, the left is excited by Syriza topping the polls in the Greek election. Some on the left have gone so far as to suggest the election itself will mark the end of austerity policies, in the terminology of the Anglo left, an end to the idea that There Is No Alternative (TINA). Another indication that something of significance is happening is that ahead of the election a new wave of capital flight has started from Greece with an estimated 8 billion transferred out of the country over the last few weeks.

read more

[Chile] Movimiento Estudiantil: ¿En dónde debemos enfocar nuestros esfuerzos?

Anarkismo - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 02:08
Publicado en la edición n°26 del periódico anarquista chileno Solidaridad.
Los últimos años, desde el mundo libertario hemos sido capaces de instalar la necesidad de la participación de base, la legitimidad de las asambleas como los espacios que debieran determinar las posiciones políticas de las y los dirigentes, y la necesidad de una política vinculada con los espacios locales; sin embargo, de poco sirven esas conquistas en términos del sentido común si no estamos desarrollando una política que efectivamente se haga cargo de manera constante de fortalecer esos espacios a los cuales hemos otorgado la facultad de resolver. Es dentro de este desafío que tenemos que pensar las distintas dimensiones que cobra dicha responsabilidad, la responsabilidad de ser dinamizadores de la participación, la discusión y la apropiación cada vez más profunda de un proyecto de lucha que vayamos creando como pueblo.
Categories: Anarchists

Nonguén-Concepción: elementos para la construcción de plataformas territoriales

Anarkismo - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 21:31
Publicado en la edición n°26 del periódico anarquista chileno Solidaridad
Junto al intenso proceso de urbanización que se está desarrollando en gran parte de Sudamérica, se presentan una serie de procesos políticos que no entregan ninguna garantía en términos de planificación regional. Esto ha convertido a los territorios en zonas localmente vulnerables, propiciando las bases para una globalización que golpea hasta nuestros últimos eslabones de patrimonio natural, cultural, arquitectónico, y sus diferentes expresiones.
Categories: Anarchists

Global 1% to Own 50% of Wealth by 2016 - Enough Is Enough

Workers Solidarity Movement (Ireland) - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 10:36

There is something fundamentally wrong with this system when 80 people can have the same amount of wealth as what 3.6 billion people have between them. The figures from Oxfam’s latest report show that the rich really are getting richer and that the poor are getting poorer.

There are many factors we can attribute to this trend; globalization, out-sourcing, the breaking of labour power through the breaking of the unions in the Reagan-Thatcher era that labour never recovered from. Ultimately it falls down to the growing strength of capitalism and therefore the growing strength of the other harmful power structures that it has to support it. Included in these is racism, cheap labour from immigrants or as in many cases slave labour, as well as sexism, with gender being the division of labour. Both of these things, racism and sexism (to name only a few) come from policies implemented at the top of society that are targeted at the rest of us.
 

read more

Anti-Water Charges Demonstration

Workers Solidarity Movement (Ireland) - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 09:40

The next mass anti-water charges protest is on January 31st, at 2pm, in Dublin city centre. The Facebook event page can be found here.

Residents of North Dublin will meet at Connolly Station, residents of South Dublin will meet at Heuston Station, and all will march down both sides of the quays. Those travelling from outside Dublin can meet wherever (Connolly or Heuston) is closest to them. Many local anti-water charges groups will be marching in together. Also, many local groups outside Dublin which cannot make it will be demonstrating locally.
 

Event date and time:  Sat, 2015-01-31 14:00 - 16:00

read more

είδα ένα όνειρο

Anarkismo - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 04:59
Χθες είδα ένα όνειρο – ένα καλό όνειρο, είδα ότι ο ΣYΡΙΖΑ έχει κρυφή ατζέντα και στην πραγματικότητα πρόκειται να εφαρμόσει το παρακάτω πρόγραμμα, (επειδή τα όνειρα δεν τα συγκρατούμε όλα γράφω όσα μπόρεσα να θυμηθώ).
Categories: Anarchists

Ένα πολύ καλό βιβλίο

Anarkismo - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 01:18
"Δικτατορία του προλεταριάτου" και "Εργατικά συμβ&
Πέτρος Πέτκας, "Δικτατορία του προλεταριάτου" και "Εργατικά συμβούλια": Ασύμβατες έννοιες Τιμή : 6 ευρώ - Σελ. 85
Categories: Anarchists

Cambodia: Justice still sought for murdered labour leader Chea Vichea

Labour Start - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 20:00
LabourStart headline - Source: Phnom Penh Post
Categories: Workplace Struggle

Israel: Risking jobs, Palestinian workers in West Bank settlement unionize

Labour Start - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 20:00
LabourStart headline - Source: +972 Magazine
Categories: Workplace Struggle

Rojava: ISIS Almost Driven Out of Kobane

Workers Solidarity Movement (Ireland) - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 09:00

Very positive news coming out of Kobane where as these maps, from different sources, show ISIS have almost been driven out of the city.

Overnight the YPG/J announced they had liberated Suk Al-Hal & the Industrial Zone on the eastern and north-eastern edges of the city. Earlier in the week. There are also rumours of clashes in Helince village south east of the city. If ISIS lose that local commentators say their remaining forces in Kobane will be entirely cut off from supply.

When ISIS reached Kobane about 130 days ago, equipped with US armour captured at Mosul, they appeared unstoppable. The Kurdish defenders were pushed into a small defensive zone in the north west of the city but Kobane became ISIS's Stalingrad. Unable to admit defeat they kept pouring men & equipment into the city, at one stage managing to even mount a suicide VIBED attack at the Turkish border. Now not only have they almost been driven out of Kobane but they are being driven back by Kurdish forces elsewhere.

 

read more

Πολιτική Ανακοίνωση για τις εκλογές της 25.1.2015

Anarkismo - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 05:19
Ότι υπόσχονται οι εκλογές το πετυχαίνει ο καθημερινός αγώνας.~ Δεν ψηφίζουμε, προετοιμάζουμε την Κοινωνική Επανάσταση.

«Αυτός που ψηφίζει και δεν κάνει τίποτε για την Κοινωνική Επανάσταση κι αυτός που δεν ψηφίζει κι ομοίως δεν κάνει τίποτε για την Κοινωνική Επανάσταση είναι το ίδιο άχρηστοι για την υπόθεσή μας.» -Β. Durruti-
Categories: Anarchists

USA: Five Causes of Wage Stagnation in the United States

Labour Start - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 20:00
LabourStart headline - Source: AFL-CIO
Categories: Workplace Struggle

Hong Kong: (Another) Trade union leader arrested, released over #OccupyHK

Labour Start - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 20:00
LabourStart headline - Source: RTHK
Categories: Workplace Struggle

China: Labour activists facing unprecedented intimidation

Labour Start - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 20:00
LabourStart headline - Source: Reuters
Categories: Workplace Struggle
Syndicate content