Category: Elephant in the room

Elephant in the Room – Coronavirus in France

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This post was originally published on this site France is one of the leading countries in the world with amount of cases of COVID-19. The governmental response to the epidemic seems quite chaotic as in many other countries while the virus strikes hardest poorest communities in the country. We’ve invited a friend from Paris who… Read more »

Elephant in the Room – Perspektives on womens prison

This post was originally published on this site According to the Federal Statistical Office 2996 women were in German prisons on 30 November. Who are these women? What are they being punished for? How many of them even identify themselves as women? Prison fulfils a structural function, for example in the administration of poverty. But… Read more »

Elephant in the room – repressions against anarchists in Russia and cooperation of liberals and nazis in Thuringen Germany

This post was originally published on this site Network case in Penza, Russia shocked a lot of people by sentences that can compete with those given to political opponents during Gulag times. We are talking to Tanya one of the people behind solidarity campaign with prosecuted anarchists and antifascists in Russia about the sentencing and… Read more »

20 years anniversary of Indymedia – Elephant in the Room

This post was originally published on this siteThe resistance is global… a trans-pacific collaboration has brought this web site into existence. Thats how The first entry on an Indymedia website began on November 24, 1999. Indymedia went online a few days before the protests against the WTO (world-trade-organisation) meeting in Seattle, and it was to… Read more »

Podcast Elephant in the Room – Conversation with activist Leila Al-Shami about Syria and Revolution

This post was originally published on this site In this edition of Elephant in the Room we are talking to activist and author Leila Al-Shami on current economical, social and political situation in Syria with details of horrors perpetrated by regime today. In second part of interview we look into history of revolution and examples… Read more »