War

“Do People Care When We Died?”: Foreign Policy Under Trump

In this episode of the It's Going Down podcast,we again speak with long term journalist Abby Martin, host of The Empire Files. In this discussion we again cover lots of ground, but largely discuss...

Radical People #11: “Bad Luck, Worse Luck”

Radical People podcast returns with another interview from a YPG volunteer who fought ISIS. In this episode of Radical People Eamon talks with Caleb about his time as an international volunteer in the YPG...

The ‘Anti-Imperialism’ of Idiots

Syrian anarchist Leila Al Shami takes on sections of both the pro-Assad Left and Alt-Right which are now picking up the banner of 'anti-war.'  Cover photo: Neo-Nazi livestreamer Baked Alaska films himself at an anti-war...

“Our Destinies are Linked”: Joseph Daher on the Syrian Revolution

As the Syrian Revolution entered its eighth year this March, Dan Fischer and S. Majasent sent some questions to the Syrian-Swiss anti-capitalist activist and academic Joseph Daher. Daher founded the website Syria Freedom Forever...

Austin, TX: Long Live the Intifada! Israeli Apartheid Week at UT

This report from the Autonomous Student Network of Austin details actions in solidarity with Palestine on the university campus. Last week, a series of on campus events demonstrated the strength of the Palestinian liberation movement...

The State of Exception: Mass Shootings, Police Murder, and Gaza

The following essay argues that the expansion of the 'state of exception;' the ability of the State to remove the rule of law to engage in violence, war, and murder, has been increasingly normalized...

PDX World Afrin Day Action Report

This following report back from people in Portland, OR, discusses recent actions in solidarity with Afrin and the Rojava Revolution. Almost one month ago Demand Utopia and the North American Kurdish Alliance originated a call...

The Resistance is Not Over – Open Letter After #WorldAfrinDay

The following open letter comes from Internationalist Commune, and addresses those across the globe who took part in #WorldAfrinDay. We, who are working here in Rojava as internationals, are part of the worldwide fight...

Actions Across North America In Solidarity with Afrin

Across the world, actions took place in solidarity with Afrin and the Rojavan revolution. From Tokyo to Afghanistan, thousands marched, carried out actions, and showed the world that Rojava is not alone. Along with...

What You Need to Know About Afrin and March 24th

"We all live together in Syria as Arabs, Kurds, Syriacs in brotherhood. The invasion of the Turkish state is aimed at our unity. We have to oppose that together. The Syrian state does not...