Posts by ADM

Kurdistan and Cherán: Revenge against the nation-state

Radical Democracy
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The revolution in Kurdistan and its paradigm of democratic modernity have become an important point of reference for many democratic forces all over the world. The Kurdistan Freedom Movement’s struggle for freedom, which celebrates its 44th anniversary this year, teaches us not only how to successfully resist the brutal attacks…

Defend Kurdistan Initiative: Defend this beacon of hope!

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The Defend Kurdistan Initiative called on everyone to mobilize against Turkish attacks on Rojava and said: “Organise urgent meetings to raise awareness; create your local Defend Kurdistan groups and platforms; Take action! Mobilise, disobey, block – Smash Turkish fascism.” The statement released by the Defend Kurdistan Initiative on Sunday reads as follows: After months of…

“A real revolution cannot be brought about by a change of power”

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With the Rojava revolution a new education system was established in North East Syria. Today, there are not only Arabic schools in the region, but also Kurdish and Aramaic ones. Could you tell us what the school system is like? How successful is the education system and with what difficulties…

The Kurdish Women’s Movement: History, Theory, Practice

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Author: Dilar Dirik Description: The Kurdish women’s movement is at the heart of the most exciting revolutionary experiment in the world today: Rojava. Forged over decades of struggle, most recently in the fight against ISIS, Rojava embodies a radical commitment to ecology, democracy and gender equality. But while striking images…

“We will hit the system at its most essential point”

Women's Freedom
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Men’s arguments on this subject are either technical in the sense of conforming to organizational steps or, if they try a little hard, fragmented and unsteady. But all seekers of truth must enable themselves to “experience freedom in the moment.” Just as we as women have surrounded the system with…

The Kurdish Freedom Struggle and (Anti)Imperialism in the 21st Century

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Revolutionary movements and people around the world, especially in Europe and Latin America, watch the PKK and Rojava with growing interest. However, most of them cannot make sense of the relationship between the US-led international coalition and the socialist and anti-imperialist identity of the Kurdish movement after Kobanê. Isn’t this…