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The Eternal Return of Revolt – A conversation with Richard Gilman-Opalsky

9 Jul , 2020  

We sat down with Richard Gilman-Opalsky, author of Specters of Revolt, to talk about a “politics against politics”, the continuity of revolt, and the George Floyd rebellion. * * * * *

Ill Will Editions:  In your work, you have expressed an interest in thinking a “politics ...

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Theses on the George Floyd Rebellion

27 Jun , 2020  

taken from ill will editions

“The working class in every country lives its own life, makes its own experiences, seeking always to create forms and realize values which originate directly from its organic opposition to official society.”

—CLR James, Grace Lee Boggs, and Cornelius Castoriadis, “Facing Reality”

1. The George ...

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66 Days

3 Jun , 2020  

It took 66 days to get from the first shelter-in-place order to the first riot. Alongside the absolute outrage over the murder of George Floyd, we might also register some small sense of hope that it remains possible for people to struggle against the arrangement of the world that is ...

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NOTES ON THE REVOLUTION TO COMMENCE

20 Mrz , 2020  

1. The class struggle, that is, the manifestation of antagonistic interests within the society, never ceased to exist nor to dig into the foundations of this system of death, for all the zeal put into burying or concealing it by ideologues of every ilk or the governing castes in power. ...

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>>Today, the surplus population is vegetating on the line between survival and liquidation.<<

28 Nov , 2019  

Interview with Autonomie Magazin and Achim Szepanski

Achim, you published three books in 2018 alone. The Introduction to Economics “Capital and Power in the 21st Century”, a book with three essays on “Imperialism, State Fascisation and the War Machines of Capital” and, together with Karl-Heinz Dellwo and J. Paul Weiler, ...

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9th Evade Chile Communiqué: They want to give us lectures on violence! (english/ deutsch)

17 Nov , 2019  

The following was sent to us earlier today (11/13) by Evade Chile 2019. What follow is a translation of their message, followed by a translation of their communiqué.

Comrades,

Faced with these adversarial moments, only solidarity & mutual aid could give us encouragement.

[FRONT IMAGE]

IT WASN’T A DROUGHT IT ...

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Hongkong, Paris, Marseille – Be water my friend

9 Sep , 2019  

And if we should die tonight
Then we should all die together
Raise a glass of wine for the last time

Ein milder Spätsommernachmittag am alten Hafen von Marseille. Die kids aus den ‘Quartiers Populaires’ sind gekommen. Haben ihre Mütter mitgebracht. Alte, müde, stolze Gesichter. Hart von der Mühsal der ...

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Hongkong: AnarchistInnen im Widerstand gegen das Auslieferungsgesetz

3 Sep , 2019  

Seit 1997, als es nicht mehr die letzte große Koloniagebiet Großbritanniens war, gehört Hongkong zur Volksrepublik China und verfügt gleichzeitig über ein eigenes politisches und rechtliches System. Im Februar wurde ein unbeliebtes Gesetz vorgestellt, das es ermöglichen würde, Flüchtlinge in Hongkong in Länder auszuliefern, mit denen die Regierung Hongkongs keine ...

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The Coming crisis, breath & yellow vests: where are we going?

16 Jan , 2019  

Originally published in French on Paris-Luttes.info on Jan. 11th 2019. Translated by our collaborator in French, Otto Mattik and edited by us at Ediciones Inéditos. It is a glimpse at the looming capitalist crisis to come and how the writer in France figures the Yellow Vests movement within it ...

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A yellow costume that creates community

5 Jan , 2019  

The movement of yellow vests seems to confirm a break of the historical thread of class struggles.

If we stubbornly insist on sharing articles on the “gilets jaunes” of france, it is because they embody a number of characteristics that may mark out the future of possible anti-capitalist movements. The ...

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“Wir sind alle Kinder von Marseille”

25 Dez , 2018  

„Während die Zuschauer vor den Bildschirmen nur Bilder der Zerstörung sehen, wirkt der Aufstand als kollektive Regeneration: Die bisher atomisierte Menge erlebt sich als eine Macht, die nur sich selbst gehört.“

“Mit unserem Hundeleben

Das genug ist, um Geschichten ohne Ende zu schreiben

Im Rücken die Straße, mehr Wahrheit als ...

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The Yellow Vest Movement in France

29 Nov , 2018  

The past weeks have seen a massive confrontational movement arise in France opposing President Emmanuel Macron’s “ecological” tax increase on gas. This movement combines many contradictory elements: horizontally organized direct action, a narrative of being “apolitical,” the participation of far-right organizers, and the genuine anger of the exploited. Clearly, neoliberal ...

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