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The dispossession of urban commons: Istanbul

Don’t say it’s the necessary result of historical, social, and economic conditions – I know!  My head bows before the thing you mention.  But my heart doesn’t speak that language. Nazim Hikmet, The Epic of Sheik Bedreddin … the question … Continue reading

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Insurrection in the city: Gamonal Resists

…the revolution in our times has to be urban – or nothing. David Harvey, Rebel Cities The greater part of the human species now dwells in cities; more correctly, in urban spaces, which for the most part exist in a … Continue reading

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Updates from Greece

If War is the Health of the State, attacking Immigrants is one of its Psychotic Pleasures: see the scenes of organized hatred through the link: http://www.occupiedlondon.org/blog/2012/04/20/delta-police-and-under-covers-brutally-beat-up-migrant-on-the-street-video/ Repressive forces in Athens attack the Exarcheia district http://www.occupiedlondon.org/blog/2012/04/20/hands-off-the-vox-social-centre-statement-by-the-social-centre-collective/ Attack on Exarcheia Anarchist Social … Continue reading

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