Tag Archives: Catalunya

Anarchists in the Spanish Revolution (1936-1939)

On July 19, 1936, the Spanish Revolution and Civil War began (Anarchism, Volume One, Chapter 23). Anarchists in the anarcho-syndicalist trade union federation, the Confederacion Nacional del Trabajo (CNT), and the Iberian Anarchist Federation (FAI) were instrumental in preventing fascist … Continue reading

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#Catalonia as a Political Laboratory by Santiago López Petit

The rebellion of Catalonia, falsely presented as a mere exercise in institutional and national self-determination, and its repression, demands reflection.  What was lived and continues to be lived, resonates well beyond judicial decisions, constitutional debates or future regional elections (scheduled … Continue reading

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The #Barcelona Interview Series: – Negres Tempestes About the Regime of 78: „It Was Not a Transition, It Was a Transaction“

This the second interview of our „Barcelona Interview Series“. On November 18, 2017, we spoke with anarchist comrade Xavi (name changed) of the Negres Tempestes collective in Barcelona, about the so-called Catalan process.

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Reportback & Video: Demonstration After Eviction of #Sucursal in #Barcelona

On November 22, Catalan cops evicted the Sucursal squat on the Travessera de Gràcia 173 in Barcelona’s Gràcia district. During the morning hours there was a street vlockade and in the evening a demonstration.

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The #Barcelona Interview Series – Oca Gracia: “Without a Feminist Perspective There Will Be No Revolution”

This the first interview of our „Barcelona Interview Series“. On November 17, 2017, we spoke with anarchist comrades Jordi and Maria (both names changed) of the Oca Gracia collective in Barcelona, about the so-called Catalan process.

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Reportback: Fascist Provocations Against Anti-Fascist Demo in #Barcelona

During yesterdays anti-fascist demonstration in Barcelona, Catalonia, fascists again and again provoked the demonstration and threatened anti-fascists. The demonstration against the increasing number of violent fascist attacks on the Catalan territory was applauded by some neighbours, others joined the demonstration. … Continue reading

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#Catalonia: The Anticapitalist Movement in the Catalan Republic

An introductory article about the situation of Catalonia and the position of some Catalan anarchists.

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Wayne Price: National Self-Determination, Internationalism, and Libertarian Socialism

Some anarchists and libertarian Marxists oppose the concepts of national self-determination and national liberation. They argue that these slogans deny class struggle, endorse nationalism, is contrary to anarchist principles, and lead to Leninism. I respond to these arguments, saying that … Continue reading

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#Catalonia: #Antifa Demo in #Barcelona After Fascist Attacks

Several hundred people marched through Barcelona last night to protest against the fascist attacks on Friday and Sunday. Fascists of Último Bastión showed up and were protected by Catan cops (Mossos). Image: Antifa demo in Barcelona last night. Image by … Continue reading

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So… #Catalonia is Independent Now?

On Friday a majority of the Catalan parliament declared independence, at the same time a majority of the Spanish parliament activated article 155, suspending Catalan autonomy. The so-called Catalan process entered a new phase. Image: Screenshot with Javier Mulleras, city … Continue reading

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