by Pablo Heraklio from.. Rojava Azadî
In the Autonomous Area of Rojava the fighting does not cease while the federative and cooperative advance continues.
Health and strength to those who fight!
Dilsoz Baha, ( first name Kevin Jochim) was killed in clashes with ISIS on July 6th, 2015 during operations around Girê Spî (Til Abyad, Rojava see also.. ) see also 500 Europeans fighting with YPG Revolution: homage to Kevin Jochim
A new international anti-fascist battalion has been formed in Rojava to combat the Islamic State, the AIT, (Anti-Fascist International Tabur) with volunteers from around the world. The battalion was officially constituted on 12/19/2016 with a press release.
Its symbol, a phoenix, was taken from the revolutionaries who fought Franco’s fascism in the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939). Continue reading New International Anti-Fascist Battalion “AIT” in Rojava
It’s gigantic, 9,500 m3 of factory and yard were occupied in 2013 in Premià de Mar
, to be run collectively by open assembly without personal profit.
Crowds of young people from the tightly packed dormitory town joined in and soon there were 21 collectives with everything from counseling, circus, dance, role play, a radio, a soccer pitch, a huge workshop of plastic arts, music bands and concert halls, several migrant groups and a library where teachers from schools in the municipality have offer free classes, etc
The derelict textile factory is owned by Nuñez and Navarro, shady speculator builders whose directors have just finished a prison term for open bribery. Finally they have obtained an eviction date of January 13th 2017 with permission for immediate demolition. Continue reading Can Sanpere: Biggest ever 9,000 m3 Squat by 21 Collectives faces eviction/demolition Jan 13th
After a lengthy legal process against four ex-occupiers the vibrant, active, self-managed SPARK project among the orchards of Lleida is condemned to be evicted in the new year by capitalist speculation
original by Sergi Bertran and Sonia Perez at La Directa. … translated summary by The Free
….We are on the outskirts of Lleida city (in Lleida province). This area has undergone a major change in recent years… where there were small family orchards and country houses today they have built fast food chains, department stores, hotels and luxury villas. The companies and new owners of the land have been moving out the locals, buying up their land at high prices…
From 2013 the center became an inspiration for other anarchist projects like l’Ateneu Llibertari l’Arrel,, the Occupied Police Station La CORB, and l’Assemblea Llibertària. ….Dànae Quiroz
Continue reading La Chispa! (The Spark): Rural Occupied Social Center resists Capitalist Speculation Eviction