Rojava Revolution

TFSRadio: September 9th Prisoner Strike roundup, Sean Swain on participation, and part 2 of Guy Steward on Rojava

  • Posted on: 11 September 2016
  • By: Bursts
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TFSRadio: Ecology & Anti-Capitalism in Rojava: Paul Z. Simons part 3 of 3

  • Posted on: 8 December 2015
  • By: Bursts
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"TFSRadio: Paul Z. Simons on the Dispaches from Rojava (part 2 of 3): Form, Function, Gender, and Martyr culture in the Rojava Revolution

  • Posted on: 1 December 2015
  • By: Bursts

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The Ex-Worker Podcast, Episode #39: The Rojava Revolution, Part II

  • Posted on: 29 July 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

#39: The Rojava Revolution, Part II – In the latest episode of the Ex-Worker, we continue our discussion of the unfolding social revolution in the autonomous Kurdish territories of Rojava. Building on our coverage in Episode 36, we share two interviews themed around international solidarity with the struggle for autonomy and the fight against ISIS.

An Anarchist in Love with Mao’s China - Herbert Read’s ‘Letters from China’. Plus a list of dubious accounts of ‘successful’ revolutions, from Russia to Rojava

  • Posted on: 25 June 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

In the second year of the Great Leap Forward famine – in which perhaps 30 million died – Herbert Read visited China on an official delegation.

Read’s acceptance of a knighthood for his literary achievements had already discredited him amongst many anarchists. But, at the time of his visit in 1959, he was still the most prominent anarchist in Britain and his published writings had considerable influence on, amongst others, Murray Bookchin.

Negri, Graeber, Holloway, the cult of Abdullah Ocalan and the Rojava Revolution

  • Posted on: 3 May 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)
Rojavan fighters in front of a picture of Abdullah Ocalan

In April 2015, a conference was held in Hamburg ‘to introduce the thoughts of the Kurdish leader, Abdullah Ocalan, to the international community.’ Silvia Federici was supposed to send a ‘message of greeting’ – just as Toni Negri and Immanuel Wallerstein had at a similar previous conference.† Federici then dropped out. However David Harvey, David Graeber and John Holloway did attend and all three spoke on a stage with a large portrait of Ocalan in the background.

Dear Cheerleaders, we need to have a chat about imperialism

  • Posted on: 4 April 2015
  • By: Mister Grumpy

Wearing the flag of Ocalan

On the process of change in Northern Syria often called the Rojava revolution, the PYD as proponent of the process, and its alliance with Western imperialist powers.

In Rojava, in the North of Syria, Kurdish fighters are struggling against IS, Islamic State. That struggle deserves out interest, because it is not just a fight between armeed groups fighting for territory.

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