International Initiative for Free Öcalan

Öcalan: 40 Years of Struggle and Resistance

27.02.2015
Abdullah Öcalan is now 66 years old and has spent the last 16 years on a Turkish island prison in the sea of Marmara. His life is one of struggle and resistance. Havin Güneser explains the International Initiative to free Öcalan and achieve peace in Kurdistan.
Demonstration in Berlin against TTIP

A Peace Treaty Against the People

21.02.2015
TTIP is the new trade and investment treaty currently being negotiated between the EU and the US. It has been called a “Peace Treaty” but it is actually a declaration of war against democracy. This is why it has prompted European civil society to mobilize millions.
Teacher from Rojava

Revolutionary Education in Rojava

17.02.2015
After the revolution of July 2012, when new self-governing institutions came to power in Rojava, the need for a new kind of education was paramount. We should learn to educate ourselves and exercise self-rule as a collective practice, says Rojavan revolutionaries.
MST demo in Brazil

Democratization Through Land Occupation

15.02.2015
In Brazil, the MST struggles for general land redistribution through the implementation of a national agrarian reform. To achieve this aim, their primary strategy has been to occupy arable lands for its members, before eventually building permanent settlements.
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