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No Pride In Police – ACAB

This post was originally published on this siteThis program features members of the Queer Anti-Colonial Action Bitchez a Brisbane based group who were active recently at the Climate March and Pride Rally. Queer Anti-Colonial Action Bitchez are a collective of queer and trans artists, workers, students, families, and community organisers who have come together to… Read more »

Playful Rebellion: When and how is humour a useful tactic?

This post was originally published on this siteThis week’s episode features an interview with Kate Klein of the Mining Injustice Solidarity Network. We talk a bit about the group’s work opposing the mining industry and supporting mining-affected communities outside of Canada in their struggles against Canadian mining corporations.  Mostly, we discuss the group’s use of… Read more »

#67: Defend Rojava! Part 2, Understanding the Kurdish Resistance

This post was originally published on this siteAs the crisis in Rojava deepens and political turmoil spreads across the world, it’s critical for us to understand how we got here. Who exactly are the Kurds, and why have so many thousands of them been willing to risk their lives fighting against ISIS and to defend… Read more »

#66: Defend Rojava! Part 1, The Turkish Invasion

This post was originally published on this siteAn urgent crisis is unfolding in northern Syria, with implications for global geopolitics and revolutionary possibilities for years to come. In response to US troop withdrawal and a green light from President Trump, the Turkish military has invaded Rojava, an autonomous Kurdish region within the borders of Syria,… Read more »

EP15 Muh Impeach: The US Political Crisis

This post was originally published on this site https://redstringsandmaroons.files.wordpress.com/2019/10/ep15-muh-impeach-the-us-political-crisis.mp3 We talk about the impeachment effort against the president and how those developments may result in political violence from the far right in a number of different outcomes from the proceedings. Support the podcast and keep up with the show: Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/redstringsandmaroons Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/redstringsandmaroons Instagram: @Red_Stringer_NC https://www.instagram.com/red_stringer_nc/ We have… Read more »

Rojava, War, Imperialism, and Defense

This post was originally published on this siteFor this special podcast episode I spoke with Gönül Düzer, who is a labor activist, math teacher, and a board member of the Kurdish Cultural Center in Chicago. Gönül was willing to take the time to speak on the current Turkish invasion of Northeast Syria, some history that… Read more »

Episode 58: “An Exceptional Lack of Innocence” ft. Danny Haiphong

This post was originally published on this siteHey, y’all! This week, we weren’t able to record a current events segment, but we did wanna share one urgent bit of news with you. The Trump Admininstration announced it would be officially pulling U.S. troops out of North Eastern Syria, essentially green-lighting the invasion of territory held… Read more »

BONUS: “Revolution in Rojava”

This post was originally published on this siteHey, y’all! In this special bonus episode of Coffee with Comrades, we share a Florida State University Center for Participant Education lecture and discussion on the Revolution in Rojava. Due to current events, we felt it was urgent to get this episode out ASAP. Please feel free to… Read more »

Goth, Punk, “Selling Out”, and Being #DarkAndFlirty; an Interview with Secret Shame

This post was originally published on this siteSecret Shame This week William had the chance to speak with 3 members of the Asheville based goth/darkwave/post punk band Secret Shame about their politics, their music, what ails and what’s good about Asheville in general, the tensions of living under capitalism, the recent attention this group has… Read more »

22. You Will Not Pass, Gas

This post was originally published on this siteIn this episode Eamon chats with Chief Dsta’hyl of the Likhtsamisyu clan about their struggle against Coastal Gas Link; a pipeline that will carry gas and possibly tar sands across their unceded land from Alberta to the coast of British Columbia for export. Show Notes: Here is a… Read more »