Thessaloniki. Greece. April 15, 2020. Class resistance and labor struggles are not quarantined. —- Supermarket employees are not alone. —- The covid-19 pandemic, in addition to its purely health significance, also acts as a valve to relieve the capitalist crisis and intensify the class exploitation of the labor force by capital. In this explosive situation, the internal contradictions of capitalism are rapidly rekindling. The new phase of the crisis of capitalism will have incalculable consequences for those at the base of the social and productive pyramid. The indicators of poverty, misery and misery are skyrocketing. While those below are groaning under the yoke of state and capitalist barbarism, those in power and political power, the capitalists and their political staff, are trying in every way to turn the crisis into an opportunity for their own profitability.Continue reading #Thessaloniki Freedom Initiative: Interventions in support of the nationwide mobilizations of the workers in the supermarkets
Dundee. Scotland. UK. Just to remind everyone about the Dundee Anarchist Bookfair 2020.Continue reading #Scotland #Dundee Anarchist Bookfair is happening on the 14th of March!
The past few weeks have been hard in Catalonia. The images of the crowds protesting the sentences for “sedition” to former members of the Generalitat, and the subsequent repression, have gone around the world. That the wave of protests that travels around the world reaches a corner of Europe and exposes the system in its violence, stripped of its democratic pretensions, is a remarkable fact. With its own modalities, with its limitations, and with its specificity, Catalonia is also demonstrating the crisis faced by capitalist democracies in the supposed “end of history.” To understand this moment a little better, we talked with members of the Catalan libertarian organization Embat.Continue reading #Catalonia and the libertarians: Conversation with #Embat about the Catalan crisis
In 1994 Class War organised an international anarchist gathering in London under the heading of ’10 days the shook the world’. It provided a location that brought together a number of anarchist who had been working on the promotion of the anarchist idea online and set off a string of collaborations that would last in some cases to the present day.