New Documentary: Taksim Commune – Gezi Park and the Uprising in Turkey

We are very proud to present our latest documentary, Taksim Commune: Gezi Park and the Uprising in Turkey. Since the end of May 2013, political unrest has swept across Turkey. In Istanbul, a large part of the central Beyoğlu district became a battle zone for three consecutive weeks with conflicts continuing afterward. So far five people have died and thousands have been injured. Continue reading

Zapatista Freedom School updates by Sub-Commander Moisés

A few days ago, Zapatista Subcomandante Moises sent a communiqué with updates about the upcoming Zapatista Freedom School, to be held from August 12-16 in the Zapatista Autonomous Communities (“caracoles”, which is the Spanish name of “snails’ conchs” referring to the spiral of History). A total of 1,700 students from across all the continents will be attending, from South Africa to Canada, as far away to Brazil or Germany . Due to the high demand, new School cycles will be opened in December. Continue reading

Open Invitation to the Next #GlobalSquare Initiative Meeting – Sunday 2/17 #wsf2013 #tunisia

GlobalSquare is a series of online and physical meetings and assemblies whose participants and organisers are individuals linked to the 15M, Occupy, Student Movements, Yo Soy 132!, Tharek, Idle No More!, VIA22 as well as other movements. Our objective is to prepare a lively open space for physical contact and exchange during the World Social Forum (WSF) which will take place from 26-30 March 2013 in Tunisia. Continue reading