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General Strike, Political Forms, Linking Struggles

General Strike, Political Forms, Linking Struggles

What are the limitations of the recent years’ strike mobilisations? Is it possible to go beyond their deadlocks by building a different strategy? Can we link the struggles that have been emerging recently? Can community and labor struggles be linked and in which direction is it possible to achieve a transcendence of the multi-fragmentation that...
The SYRIZA-ANEL government, the cycle of struggles against austerity and the future of social antagonism

The SYRIZA-ANEL government, the cycle of struggles against austerity and the future of social antagonism

  The following text was published in “Sfika”, the journal published by SKYA, in June 2015. Even though many things have happened since, we consider that the text still has an analytical and practical value. One of our main concerns in writing it was to show that in contrast with what SYRIZA declares, the present...
On forced labour in the Netherlands

On forced labour in the Netherlands

Yesterday evening (22/9/16) two Doorbraak activists gave a talk in Athens on workfare and forced labour in the Netherlands. The meeting was organized by SKYA and some seventy people attended. The debate afterwards was very inspiring. In October SKYA activists will come to the Netherlands to give two talks. In Nijmegen they will speak about...
Políticas de workfare: desempleo y luchas de clase en Grecia

Políticas de workfare: desempleo y luchas de clase en Grecia

traducción Alasbarricadas.org —– 1. ¿Qué es SKyA? [1] La Asamblea por la Circulación de Luchas [SKyA] reúne a activistas con distintos orígenes políticos y diferentes experiencias de lucha; desde luchas en el lugar de trabajo a las asambleas de barrio. Su principal objetivo es conectar esas luchas. Nos reunimos todas las semanas en un centro...
Luce, acqua, telefono, lotta di classe sulle bollette: riproduzione sociale e lotte sul lavoro nei quartieri di Atene

Luce, acqua, telefono, lotta di classe sulle bollette: riproduzione sociale e lotte sul lavoro nei quartieri di Atene

«Qui in questo quartiere, nella piccola strada a fianco, il nido ha costruito una piccola pernice» – Canzone tradizionale di Corfù La rivolta del Dicembre 2008 e poi il «movimento delle piazze» nell’estate del 2011 ha spalancato la porta per le forme di organizzazione e lotta codificate come assemblee di quartiere. Stiamo parlando di procedure...
Light, water, telephone, class struggle in installments: social reproduction and labor struggles in the neighborhoods of Athens

Light, water, telephone, class struggle in installments: social reproduction and labor struggles in the neighborhoods of Athens

 “Here in this neighborhood, in the next little street nest built a partridge little one» traditional song from Corfu The revolt of December 2008 and then the « movement of the squares » in summer 2011 opened wide the door for the forms of organization and struggle encoded as neighborhood assemblies. We are talking about open collective...
Lumière, eau, téléphone, la lutte de classe dans les redevances quotidiennes:  luttes dans la reproduction sociale et le travail dans les quartiers d’Athènes

Lumière, eau, téléphone, la lutte de classe dans les redevances quotidiennes: luttes dans la reproduction sociale et le travail dans les quartiers d’Athènes

«Ici, dans ce quartier, dans la prochaine petite rue, le nid construit une petite perdrix «  chanson traditionnelle de Corfou La révolte de Décembre 2008, puis le «mouvement des places» à l’été 2011 ont ouvert la porte toute grande aux formes d’organisation et de luttes appelées assemblées de quartier. Nous parlons des démarches collectives ouvertes,...
Assemblée pour la circulation des luttes (S.KY.A)

Assemblée pour la circulation des luttes (S.KY.A)

L’Assemblée pour la circulation des luttes (S.KY.A) est une assemblée qui rassemble des militants de différents horizons politiques et de différentes expériences de lutte : des luttes dans les lieux de travail aux assemblées de quartier. Son objectif principal est de relier ces luttes entre elles. Skya a été créé par notre participation aux événements de...
Guide de survie collective par temps de destruction de masse

Guide de survie collective par temps de destruction de masse

Nous vivons dans des temps historiques. Aussi, il nous faut remettre un certain nombre de choses en place. Premièrement, cette crise n’est pas un phénomène exclusivement grec et n’est pas seulement une crise économique. C’est une crise mondiale qui affecte les profits des patrons ainsi qu’une crise des rapports sociaux capitalistes en général. Deuxièmement, la...
Guía de supervivencia colectiva para tiempos de destrucción masiva

Guía de supervivencia colectiva para tiempos de destrucción masiva

Estamos viviendo tiempos históricos; por lo tanto, vamos a decir un par de cosas sin rodeos. En primer lugar, esta crisis no es un fenómeno exclusivamente griego y no es sólamente una crisis económica. Es una crisis global que afecta a los beneficios de los jefes, así como una crisis de las relaciones sociales capitalistas...
Guide for collective survival in times of mass destruction

Guide for collective survival in times of mass destruction

We are living in historic times; thus, let us get a couple of things out straight. First, this crisis is not an exclusively Greek phenomenon and is not just an economic crisis. It is a global crisis that affects the profits of bosses as well as a crisis of capitalist social relations in general. Second,...
Workfare politics: unemployment & class struggles in Greece

Workfare politics: unemployment & class struggles in Greece

1. Who is skya [1] The Assembly for the Circulation of Struggles (S.KY.A) is an assembly that brings together activists from different political backgrounds and different experiences of struggle; from struggles in the workplace to neighborhood assemblies. Its main purpose is to connect those struggles. We gather every week in a social center in Athens,...