Ανακηρύχτηκε το Πάρκο Ενωμένης Κύπρου

Εγεννηθήκαμε μες τα συρματομπλέγματα, εμεγαλώσαμε σε δρόμους κομμένους στη μέση που τες βαρέλλες του στρατού: είμαστε τα παιθκιά των μοιρασμένων πόλεων. Σβήννουμε, τζιαι εν να συνεχίσουμε να σβήννουμε τα σημάθκια του εθνικισμού, του ρατσισμού τζιαι του φασισμού στες θκυό πλευρές του νησιού. Εν μπορούμε να περιμένουμε ώσπου να’ρτει μια συνολική λύση τζιαι εν μπορούμε να εμπιστευτούμε τους ηγέτες. Εμείς, οι ίδιες που... Continue Reading

The United Cyprus Park is declared

We were born between barbed wires, raised on streets split in half by the military’s barrels; we are the children of divided cities, and we are erasing and will continue to erase the traces of nationalism, racism and fascism on both sides of the island. We cannot afford to wait for a comprehensive solution and we cannot trust the leaders. We, the same... Continue Reading

Ara bölgede ‘Birleşik Kıbrıs Parkı’ İlan Edildi

Dikenli teller arasında dünyaya gelen, askeri variller ile bölünmüş sokaklarda büyüyen, biz, bölünmüş şehirlerin çocukları, milliyetçiliğin, ırkçılığın ve faşizmin adanın her iki yanındaki izlerini silmekteyiz ve silmeye devam edeceğiz. Bizler liderlere güvenmiyoruz ve kapsamlı çözümü bekleyecek değiliz. Ayni şehrin bir mahallesinden bir diğer mahallesine gitmek için 200 m’lik mesafeyi 12 km’de tamamlayan bizler, 4 ay önce buraya gelerek burayı Birleşik Kıbrıs Parkı olarak ilan... Continue Reading

One Island, Six Armies: Fighting against militarisation in Cyprus

Political Critique & European Alternatives is publishing a Syspirosi Atakton review of militarisation. You can read it here. Cyprus is an enduring feature of the Global Militarisation Index’s Top 10. Six armies maintain permanent military presence on an island slightly larger than Puerto Rico, and many more use the island as their unsinkable aircraft carrier. But how did we get here? Continue Reading

Παρέμβαση στο PRIDE: Διεκδικούμεν φωνή, οργανωνούμαστεν, έν τους παρακαλούμεν

Στες 28 του Μάη, απαντώντας στο κάλεσμα της Queer Cyprus Association, που δραστηριοποιείται στον βορρά, εσυμμετάσχαμεν στην “Πορεία Υπερηφάνειας” που εδιοργάνωσεν η accept ΛΟΑΤ Κύπρου στον νότο. Το κάλεσμαν της QCA άλλωστε εκφράζει μας τζι εμάς: Πολλά άτομα βιώνουν διακρίσεις και παραβίαση του βασικού δικαιώματος στη ζωή λόγω του καπιταλιστικού και πατριαρχικού συστήματος, όπως... Continue Reading

Queer Cyprus Association at Pride 2017

Transcript/Απομαγνητοφώνηση/Transkripsiyon While we are marching, raising awareness and increasing our visibility marking the 17th of May, commemorating the decision to remove homosexuality from the International Classification of Diseases, hundreds of homosexuals are tortured, executed in concentration camps in Chechenia. Due to the capitalist and patriarchal system prevailing on our island and various places all around the... Continue Reading