Elephant in the room #36 – Steps to food sovereignty in Germany

In this show we talk about food sovereignty. The right for people to define their agricultural and food policy without any interference of market policies. We learn about concepts implemented in Germany, which try to apply basic principles of food sovereignty. We discuss developments and challenges in already established structures and learn about self education projects for organic farmer.

Elephant in the room #24 – Belarus – EU refugee war

For many years authoritarian regime of Lukashenko was providing EU with border security. The deal was simple – dictator prevents refugees going through Belarus to EU and for that get’s money and trainings for the border guards. Despite sanctions from 2011 to 2015 Frontex was actively supporting belarusian border regime.

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Queer Uprising in Poland

In the last year feminist as well as queer feminist protest was really present in poland. Taking in account, that poland is a conservative and catholic country this was quite a huge mobilization and push towards self organization. The protest was connected with two aspects, on one hand the change of the antiabortion law and on the other hand the increasing homophobic propaganda.
In this interview with a transender anarchist from Warzaw we look back and talk about the queer uprising, the repression and the impact on the queer movement.

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Elephant in the room – FAU and anarchist syndicalism in Germany

Anarchists were and are still an essential part of the workers struggle all around the world. From anarchist syndicates to smaller affinity groups for direct actions against bosses. Today we meet one of the activists of the anarchist union FAU from Jena, who will tell us a bit more about the past, present and the future of syndicalism in Germany.

What are the challenged of the modern anarchist syndicalism and how to move on overcoming them.