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archives archives 2016 Syria and the Left

Anarchists in Agrabah

“There wasn’t anything ‘anarchist’ about them given that they shut down a panel featuring a Syrian Arab anarchist, Leila, and insulted a Syrian Kurdish anarchist, Shiar.”

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archives archives 2016 Syria and the Left

What’s behind Stop the War’s aversion to Syria voices?

To the isolationists, “they” needn’t be asked what they think of their country’s situation, for “we”, as owners of great social capital, know best.

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archives archives 2016 Syria and the Left

Wretched of the Earth: Thoughts on Syria, Palestine and Discourse

As a Palestinian from Gaza, Assad means nothing to me.

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archives archives 2016 Syria and the Left

On Suffering and Solidarity

Those who suffer entrust their pain in the conscience of those who take upon themselves the task of standing to injustice and oppression.

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archives archives 2016 Syria and the Left

On The Allies We’re Not Proud Of: A Palestinian Response to Troubling Discourse on Syria

We, the undersigned Palestinians, write to affirm our commitment to the amplification of Syrian voices as they endure slaughter and displacement at the hands of Bashar Al-Assad’s regime.