Gallery of the commemoration act in memory of şehid Hêlîn and şehid Legerîn

Yesterday 21st April took place the commemoration act in memory of şehid Hêlîn and şehid Legerîn. The Internationalist Commune was invited to take part in the act, for present our respect and our commitment in continuing the struggle of our internationalist friends, who find the end of their live fighting in defense of the revolution […]

Murray Bookchin and the Kurdish resistance

The next article was published on RoarMag Bookchin’s municipalist ideas, once rejected by communists and anarchists alike, have now come to inspire the Kurdish quest for democratic autonomy. The introduction to the new book The Next Revolution: Popular Assemblies and the Promise of Direct Democracy (Verso, 2015), explains how Murray Bookchin – born to Russian […]

Newsletter #05 – The resistance continue, and our ecological works too.

Dear friends, March has passed by, with more feelings of sadness and anger about the situation in Afrin. Several friends have fallen şehid fighting against the brutal invasion conducted by the Turkish army, and some of them were internationalist fighters. Thousands of families have been expelled from their houses escaping from the brutality of the […]

Call: „Global Action Day for Hasankeyf and Sûr/Amed“, 28.4.2018

The ‘Initiative to Keep Hasankeyf Alive’, together with the ‘Mesopotamia Ecology Movemen’t and the ‘Platform No to Destruction of Sur’, are calling for a global action day for the 28.04.2018 Stop the destruction of Hasankeyf and Sûr! We call upon all people and organizations to stand against the destruction of Hasankeyf and Sûr (old town […]

Make Rojava Green Again! Pictures gallery – March 2018

Besides the bad news of Afrin, in March we continued working on our ecological project to Make Rojava Green Again. With the rains of winter everything become green, and the firsts days of march have the perfect weather for continue planting shoots and open new gardens. We are planting different kind of trees and starting […]

Make Rojava Green Again! Pictures gallery – February 2018

After launch our campaign, we continued our works for make Rojava green again, with all the energy and ideas that people from all around the world start to share with us. After the discussions with the ecology committee, the visits to the Hayaka natural reserve and the tree nursery [check the galleries from before], we […]

Şehîd Şevger Ara Makhno, Fallen in the defence of Afrin – statement from Şehîd Şevger’s anarchist comrades in Rojava

Our anarchist comrade and friend Şevger Ara Makhno arrived in Rojava on 20th January 2018 to take part in the revolution. Only the day before the army of the Turkish state and its jihadist proxies had begun the invasion of the autonomous region of Afrin, an area which had remained at peace throughout seven years […]

In the memory of şehid Sahin Hosseini (Haukur Hilmarsson)

We publish an article that first appeared on IndyMedia about the martyrdom of YPG internationalist fighter Haukur Hilmarsson, nom de guerre Sahin Hosseini, in Afrin. The sad news has come with us that our Icelandic friend and comrade Haukur Hilmarsson, nom de guerre Sahin Hosseini, has fallen in the battle of the Kurdish city of […]

Make Rojava Green Again! Pictures gallery – December 2017, January 2018.

The campaign ‘Make Rojava Green Again’ was officially launched on February 2018, but we were working in different things before. It was mostly work of research, meetings, discussions, etc, but also some practical work. Here we share a gallery of the works of the ecology committee of the internationalist commune before to launch the campaign. […]