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

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

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

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 16:35
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An article by Andrew Flood that looks at the impact and possibilities of a Syriza victory in Greece.

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Warwick University Students to Continue Campaign Against Brutality

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 13:27
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After police and security attacked a Free Education sit in on Dec 3rd 2014, students at Warwick responded with a 1000 strong demo, followed by an 8 day occupation of university conference facilities - only leaving when the university got an injunction, rendering the occupation illegal.

The university has not responded their demands by the deadline they gave (6th Jan 2015) and so they have declared their intention to continue the campaign.

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‘The Desire for Justice Has Not Faded’ – Russian political prisoner Alexei Gaskarov

Sun, 01/04/2015 - 17:19
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Russian political prisoner and anti-fascist activist ALEXEI GASKAROV looks back in this article at 15 years of anti-fascist activity in Russia

I really want all political prisoners released ... into a free country. I would like the space in which we all have to live to be freed up, to be less gloomy. Alexei Gaskarov

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IWA struggles and victories in 2014

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 06:31
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A brief account of some of the workplace conflicts, international actions and social struggles of IWA Sections.

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In Rojava: people's war is not class war

Thu, 12/25/2014 - 12:20
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Text “In Rojava: People’s War is not Class War”, which you can read below, represents a contribution of “Internationalist Communist Tendency” (ICT) to a debate that has been taking place in certain circles claiming “anti-capitalist struggle” since several weeks. The central points of this discussion are current events in Western Kurdistan, Rojava.

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Fascists want to shut down the Clapton Ultras

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 11:08
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Far-right groups are trying to shut down the anti-fascist Clapton Ultras, following a largely successful campaign at Bristol-based non-league club.

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Why I don't do Kwaanza - Bruce A Dixon

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 19:53
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Bruce A Dixon from Black Agenda Report explains why he doesn't celebrate Kwaanza: the holiday invented by Ron Karenga of the United Slaves group, which murdered leading members of the Black Panthers in the late 1960s.

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Expanding the struggle: notes on the future of the #blacklivesmatter movement - Black Rose NYC

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 14:43
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The Black Rose Anarchist Federation on the black lives matter protests sweeping the US in the wake of police killings of black men, with suggestions on how to spread and expand the movement.

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Who gives the orders? Oakland police, City Hall and Occupy

Sun, 12/21/2014 - 16:18
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The recent declaration of "war" by the NYPD police union shows how the police are a political institution who do not simply follow orders from elected leaders. A similar revolt occurred among Oakland police during Occupy Oakland.

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Locked arms and open hearts: students from the Okanagan Valley mobilize for Ayotzinapa

Sat, 12/20/2014 - 07:28
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Students from the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia organize to offer solidarity on the Global Day of Action for Ayotzinapa

You are not alone. Your pain is our pain. Your dignified rage is our dignified rage. CCRI - General Comand of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN)

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Spain: Pandora’s box

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 16:08
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Meetings attended by thousands of people have been held in several cities of Spain in the wake of arrests of anarchists by police on the morning of December 16. In the course of a special operation code-named “Pandora”, the police tracked down activists whom they intended to accuse of organizing terrorist acts. As a result, 14 people were arrested; three were later released.

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Anarchist Federation statement on Rojava: December 2014

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 07:07
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The Anarchist Federation looks at the so-called "revolution" in Syrian Kurdistan, and the role of the PKK and compares the reality with the rhetoric.

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November 2014: From election to rebellion

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 00:15
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November 2014 began with the Chicago Teachers Union selling their members out to the Democrats and ended with a nationwide rebellion against the police killing young Black men.

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[Ecuador] November 15: Class War, Memory War! # [Équateur] 15 Novembre : Guerre de Classe, Guerre de Mémoire !

Mon, 12/01/2014 - 14:30

We received and publish a text from comrades of Proletarios Revolucionarios (“Revolutionary Proletarians”) from Ecuador. We translated this text from Spanish into English and French.

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The End of Antifa?

Thu, 11/27/2014 - 19:11
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Despite the bleakness of the situation in Ukraine, at least I was amused
by the fact that Nazis were fighting on both sides of the front, killing
each other.

But then I found out that some "anti-fascists" have been doing the same
1) 2) 3).

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Iguala: state crime, class crime

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 18:31
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What kind of “order” demands that 43 people vanish? They were killed because they defy the fundamental politics of the state regarding education and social issues. In the end all of Mexico knows it.

They were killed because they defy the fundamental politics of the state regarding education and social issues. In the end all of Mexico knows it.

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Aleksandr Kolchenko: I am not a terrorist. I am a citizen of Ukraine

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 15:23
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The story of this interview is different from how interviews are usually
recorded. The person answering the questions is in the place not very
accessible for journalists – Lefortovo Moscow Pretrial Detention
Facility that is still known as RF FSB SIZO (RF FSB SIZO - pre-trial
detention facility of the Federal Security Service of the Russian
Federation – transl.).

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THE "KURDISH QUESTION", ISIS, USA, ETC.

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 03:25

We publish below a translation of “‘Questione curda’, Stato Islamico, USA e dintorni” by the Italian collective Il Lato Cattivo

http://endnotes.org.uk/en/il-lato-cattivo-the-kurdish-question-isis-usa-etc

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Frontline video of the Riot Police attacking greek Students outside the Polytechynic School of Athens last night

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 02:04
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Frontline video of the Riot Police attacking greek Students outside the Polytechynic School of Athens last night.

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