Posts Tagged: left

Free Khalifa!

Welcome to the West-backed Sisi’s war on terror. Socialist writer and poet, who disappeared in the custody of the NSS, is now facing terror charges.

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Piggipedia updates: Tarek Saber

General Tarek Saber, who is wanted by the Italians on charges of involvement in the torture and murder of Giulio Regeni, has been promoted to head the Interior Ministry’s Civil Affairs Department. General Saber is a veteran of State Security Police’s Counter-Communism Bureau, charged with monitoring and smashing left-wing and labor organizations. He has personally

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Stand with jailed activists who fought for Egyptian workers’ rights

Ten years after the Egyptian revolution shook the world, a vicious military regime has detained tens of thousands without trial in dire conditions. This briefing for trade union activists highlights the cases of six socialist activists who are currently detained on spurious charges. They include journalists, a public transport worker, lawyers and a human rights

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Lessons from the Arab Spring

Part of an online talk I gave few months ago, organized by Marx21, on lessons from the first wave of Arab revolutions. I discussed five points:– Revolution is a process.– You cannot take over the state institutions. You have to smash them.– The need for a revolutionary organization.– The question of Islamism.– The street, ballot

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My photography archive

My entire photography archive (2003 – Present) is available on Flickr. All my photos are under Creative Commons license, which allows their use for commercial and non-commercial purposes, free of charge. If you want to support my work, please consider a small donation via my PayPal account.

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