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#AvakirinaKomin: Building the Internationalist Commune of #Rojava

In the beginning of 2017 we established the bases of Internationalist Commune of Rojava, working and organizing a new generation of internationalism to challenge capitalist modernity. Since then, different people from several places had been working on this project, sharing perspective, ideas, and practical work, making the internationalist commune grow in a physical and in a ideological way. In this months, we learned better which is our place in Rojava, how we can support to expand this revolution, and how we can organize ourselves for fulfill our duties as internationationalists in this revolution.

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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 anarchists should be in solidarity with the people of oppressed nations without endorsing their nationalist leaders.

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German Police Attack Kurds Against Fascism Demo in #Düsseldorf

Dozens have been injured or detained as the German police attacked the Kurds joining a centralized march in Dusseldorf against AKP fascism and German state’s criminalization of Kurds and democrats.

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Call for Global Day of Action 1 November World #Kobanè Day 2017

Invitation to 1 November World Kobani Day.

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Statement by the Kurdish-Speaking Anarchist Forum (KAF)

Statement by the Kurdish-Speaking Anarchist Forum (KAF): No to State, No to war. Yes for self-administration and the Social revolution.
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#Germany: Cops Ban Solidarity Demo For Kurdish Movement in #Mannheim

German police banned a demonstration against state terrorism in Turkey. Originally the demo was planned to take place on April 8th in Mannheim, Germany. Its not the first time German police banned a demonstration against Erdogan’s terror regime.

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PKK Prisoners Around Turkey Start Hunger Strike to Free Ocalan

The demands also include an end to the isolation and torture of other political prisoners.

Turkey’s political prisoners from the Kurdish Worker’s Party and Kurdistan Women’s Liberation Party started a hunger strike on Wednesday, joining fellow strikers in three other prisons to demand the release of their leader Abdullah Ocalan, who they say is suffering from illegal isolation and torture. 

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Experiences in #Rojava: Interview with an anarchist #YPG volunteer

We met and interviewed a person who travelled to Rojava to be a volunteer in the Peoples’ Protection Units (YPG). We present this interview anonymously, as wished by the person interviewed.

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The Syrian Kurds & Allegations of War Crimes: The War of Disinformation

Critics respond to Roy Gutman’s special report on the Syrian Kurdish militia.

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Podcast: What Is Happening In Kurdish Village #Korukoy Under Siege?

Kom News editors Giran Ozcan, Josef Yusuf and Mehmet Aksoy discuss developments in Korukoy village in the kurdish region of Southeastern Turkey.

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Image: Korukoy village in Nusaybin’s Kurdish region, southeast Turkey has been under siege since February 9th, 2017

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