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The revolution will not be televised: Working On and Offline on the ground

There is a growing number of insurrections across the planet. After the Gilets Jaunes started their insurrectionary resistance on the French territory, more and more people are resisting against capitalist neoliberal policies and the destruction of nature. As you might have noticed we have republished many texts about these insurrections on the Enough 14 blog, unfortunately we didn’t have much on the ground reporting this year. But we want to change that. In the Enough 14 Info-Café we organized a lot of screenings, info-events, debates and meetings. In the coming months we want to restart our independent on the ground reporting. We are also looking for a bigger space to relocate the Enough Info-Café.

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#Coronavirus, #France: Far right voted for Macron’s anti-social measures

France. On Sunday 22 March 2020, the members of parliament finally adopted the “ordinary bill on emergency measures related to the Coronavirus crisis”. A set of anti-social and liberticidal measures.

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South Africa: Abahlali baseMjondolo Women’s statement on the current crisis in times of the #coronavirus

South Africa. April 1, 2020. We as the Women’s League of Abahlali baseMjondolo see the need to express our pain and fear, and our deep disappointment and anger at the eThekwini municipality. We need to issue a clear warning that we will not continue to accept oppression.

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#Chile March 29: for the continuity of the anti-capitalist struggle

Chile March 29, 2020. We are currently living through a historic moment: the crisis of world capitalism is worsening, visibly revealing itself as what it has always been, that is, a catastrophe for humanity and nature. The bourgeoisie and its states have shown in different regions how they will combat from now on any attempt at rebellion: with armies in the streets, states of emergency and technologically organized repression.

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#COVID19 zine preview: “Against Social Distancing”

Due to the timeliness and ever-changing nature of the situation around COVID-19 we have decided to post one of the essays from an upcoming issue here on the Lewaniaan blog. Here Dabtara dissects the way in which this crisis has been utilized by the state as a form of social control and discipline, as well as outlining ways in which anarchists can provide an alternative strategy to combat the disease. 

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An Anarchist and Filipino Diaspora Perspective on the #COVID-19 #Pandemic

A perspective of a Filipino-American on the COVID-19 crisis.

An original article by Adobong Anarkiya, an anarchist from the Filipino diaspora in the United States.

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#COVID19: Solidarity with working women in #Bangladesh

Coronavirus. Bangladesh. The comrades of the syndicalist Bangladesh IWA section, BASF-AIT, are organizing a solidarity fundraising campaign for working women in Bangladesh. The Paris branch of the syndicalist union CNT-AIT has started a crowdfunding campaign to support the initiative.

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#COVID19: Swiss media are discussing how much a human life may cost.

Coronavirus. The crisis is already eroding the thin varnish of civilization. Swiss media are discussing how much a human life may cost.

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#COVID-19: Preliminary Thoughts in #Montreal, #QC, on the Current Situation

Montreal. QC. March 30, 2020. What follows are preliminary thoughts; things are changing quickly and in unpredictable ways, and while we don’t claim to have anything particularly original to say, we feel it’s important to communicate some thoughts and connect some dots from an anti-racist, anti-fascist perspective, as the exercise might be useful, and to start thinking now about how we will move forward from this.

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The story of the migrants who were pushed to the #Pazarkule / #Evros border crossing [Video]

Pazarkule. Turkey. March 29, 2020. Migrants are treated as a threat or numbers to get rid of when unwanted, while they simply want to cross the borders to arrive to a place where they might live a decent life.

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Are we all #covid communists now? Or, critical notes on the coming covid corporatism

Vote Tory, Get Labour, would seem to be the conclusion to draw from the emergency actions of the Johnson government over the last few days in response to the coronavirus pandemic, and British Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s announcement that the British state will effectively nationalise Britain’s wage bill.

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