On Wednesday the 24th of June a protest took place in the area of Favoriten in Vienna, organized by Kurdish feminist groups regarding women rights, which was attacked by Turkish fascist that belong to the “Grey Wolfs” and the ruling party in Turkey, “AKP” of president Erdogan. Later on, the participants of the women rights protest were assaulted once more just outside the EKH (Ernst Kirchwerger Haus) social center and subsequently, on the same day there was a spontaneous antifascist gathering in front of the building, which houses -amongst others- a Kurdish organization.Continue reading #Thessaloniki – #Libertatia squat: Solidarity to the struggling Kurdish people and the social spaces under fascist attacks
Vienna. What’s been going on in Vienna’s 10th district Favoriten over the last few days? According to media reports, there has been a confusing pile of information and demonstrations as well as alleged “counter-demonstrators”. For most of the media, the police and politicians, the events would result from a “war imported from abroad” between different “ethnic groups”, which is now being continued in the “problematic district” Favoriten. With this statement we try to give a first assessment of the situation, want to point out missing pieces of antifascist work in Vienna and discuss perspectives.Continue reading Autonomous #Antifa #Vienna: First assessments and thoughts about the clashes with Turkish fascists in Vienna #Favoriten end of June 2020
In the last two days (tonight fascists arenear the EKH again, so actually this is the third day) there were several fascist attacks in Vienna. A statement by some of the attacked EKH.
Image above: Anti-fascists in front of the EKH tonight (June 26, 2020). Image by @antifa_wContinue reading #Vienna: Fascists attack left wing #EKH again