CALLING ALL ARTISTS!
Are you a graphic designer? Videographer? Illustrator? Poet? Painter? MC? Does the Kobane resistance inspire you? If so, we want to hear from you! On the 1st November, a global day of action will take place, calling for the freedom and reconstruction of Kobane and we are looking for artists from across the world to take part, to create and share a piece of their art for Kobane. Hear is the call out from the Kobane Reconstruction Board:
We would like to draw your attention to an urgent appeal for funds from a project which was developed by the official Kobanê Reconstruction Board.
Obviously, this is deserving cause. But it urgently needs your support to continue and expand its vital work to help the people of Kobane to rebuild their community. Every little helps. Please respond to the appeal, which states:
“Our infrastructure is secure and tested. We are capable of crowdfunding Kobanê. But we are still in beta, and we have much to do before we can offer this tool for movements around the world. Under normal circumstances, we would have waited on the final version.” Continue reading “Crowd-funding campaign initiated for reconstruction of Kobane”
Hosted by Mike Gapes MP
With contributions from Akin Birdal, former MP and honorary president of the Human Rights Association of Turkey (IHD); Akif Wan, KNK UK representative; Xusrew Zeki, KNK member; Ciwan Afrin, PYD UK representative; Dr Mohamed Kanyany, former MP, KRG; representative from UCFL, tbc*
An event celebrating Newroz and the spirit of resistance
Date/time: Tuesday 17 March, 6-8pm
Venue: Committee Room 9, Portcullis House, Westminster, SW1A 0AA Continue reading “Event: Newroz and the Kurdish people’s struggle for liberation”
28 October 2014
Join us for a rally in London on Trafalgar Square on 1 November 2-5pm!
Hundreds of individuals and organisations representing thousands of members from across the world have signed an urgent call for action appealing to people all over the world to show solidarity with Kobane, which is still under siege by ISIS and facing the possibility of a genocide.
State Repression and the Struggle for Self-determination:
STRATEGIES FOR RESISTANCE
The cases of Turkey & Kurds; Pakistan & Baloch;
Spain & Basques; Sri Lanka & Tamils Continue reading “CAMPACC Seminar: State repression and the struggle for self-determination”