Anarchist People of Color (APOC), is an anti-authoritarian group created to address issues of race, anti-authoritiarianism, and people of color struggle politics within the context of anarchism, and to create/increase political safe spaces for people of color.
APOC is not a centrally organized group, but a loosely organized network of individuals, collectives, and cells. APOC utilizes tactics and strategies that are direct action oriented.
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A Kurdish news agency has published an interview with one of the Istanbul anarchists who are taking part in the defence of Kobanê against the Daesh / Isis assault.
"Whoever calls themselves a revolutionary should feel each bullet fired at Kobane as a bullet fired at themselves, so its our call to everyone, primarily to all the revolutionaries, to defend the resistance of Kobane".
Revolutionary Anarchist Action at the border guard
Revolutionary Anarchist Action (DAF/Devrimci Anarşist Faaliyet) is taking part in ongoing people’s resistance at the Kobanê border. DAF members are making a call, stating “Whoever calls themselves a revolutionary should feel each bullet fired at Kobane as a bullet fired at themselves, and should defend Kobane”.
To defend the Kobane resistance, different organizations from different sections are taking place at the guard action along 25km long border. DAF members are among them.
Revolutionary Anarchist Action member A. Melik Yalçın that joined the border guard thats been going on for 6 days, stated that they joined the action at Kobane border because they see the Kobane struggle as the struggle of oppressed.
"ISIS mobs will lose against the freedom fighters. Struggle of our comrades that resist in Kobane is a heritage from Kawas that resisted Dehaks. We too, will continue walking on this way of our comrades" stated Yalçın, adding that communal life during the guard action is important for them, and they gained mutual experience during the resistance guard.
Yalçın stated “Whoever calls themselves a revolutionary should feel each bullet fired at Kobane as a bullet fired at themselves, so its our call to everyone, primarily to all the revolutionaries, to defend the resistance of Kobane”.
Source: Ajansa Nûçeyan a Fırat URFA/ANF 29.09.2014 08:17:20
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Uri Gordon, Anarchism and Political Theory: Contemporary Problems (via guerrillatech)