Beyond Europe: Evaluation of NBC 2016

In August 2016, many individuals, groups and organisations from all over Europe and beyond participated at the No Border Camp 2016 (NBC) in Thessaloniki, Greece. The idea was to protest against the European border regime, the right-wing shift in Europe and the massive death poll at European borders and to stand in for freedom of movement, solidarity and an alternative to capitalism. As... Continue Reading

Against the criminalization of solidarity: For the refugee housing squats in Thessaloniki

We have been witnessing the evictions conducted by the "left" Greek state of the squats 'Orphanage', 'Nikis Avenue' and 'Hurriya' for refugees in Thessaloniki with deep indignation. We consider unacceptable that these initiatives which are solely aiming to express solidarity with those people who are running away from war and death are treated as criminal acts. At the same time however, we recognize... Continue Reading

ON THE INTERVENTION AGAINST FORTRESS EUROPE’S MARITIME SECURITY STRATEGY

In an era when the waves of refugees and migrants are increasing due to neo-colonial politics and relentless bombings of the West, authoritarian and totalitarian regimes, religious fundamentalism and gruesome terrorism, extreme poverty and brutal exploitation, climate change, land grabbing and environmental destruction, we cannot remain indifferent. We have become daily witnesses of the struggle of our fellow people (mainly from Middle East, Africa... Continue Reading