Wednesday 16th January 2019
x-pressed | an open journal

Protest
Here you can find reports, pictures and videos from all major demonstrations as well as protests and acts of resistance from several countries. Report, photograph, film and we will translate it and publish it.

BiH Writes Her Revolution In The “Book Of Joy” At Governments’ Funerals, As Police Increase Repression

elsh
BiH Writes Her Revolution In The “Book Of Joy” At Governments’ Funerals, As Police Increase Repression

Police in Bosnia and Herzegovina are hunting down people participating in direct action activities against the ruling classes, as repression against them intensifies. In spite of all threats, beatings, blackmail and propaganda employed by the state, rebels still gather in plenums (public assemblies) where they take decisions for their rulers, and they resist. [...]

March 4, 2014 Author: anonymous

To make sense of Ukraine, we need to bring the class back in

eles
To make sense of Ukraine, we need to bring the class back in

While no one should care much for the deposed Yanukovich, there are many issues that need to be critically confronted. Sweeping them under the carpet and celebrating the victory of the people against a corrupt puppet of the corrupt oligarchs is theoretically weak and politically reactionary. [...]

February 24, 2014 Author: Florin Poenaru

Ukraine, Lviv: What I saw over the last seven hours. A report.

ukel
Ukraine, Lviv: What I saw over the last seven hours. A report.

I do not know what the morning will bring or how we will live, but I know for a fact that the power of the Yanukovych regime in Lviv is no more, and that makes me happy. [...]

February 19, 2014 Author: Otar Dovzhenko

Photos From Kiev: Latest Riots Turn Deadly (PHOTOS)

esel
Photos From Kiev: Latest Riots Turn Deadly (PHOTOS)

After weeks of calm, the Ukrainian capital city Kiev erupted in new violence outside the country's parliament building on Tuesday, leaving 14 dead, according to the latest Reuters report. [...]

February 19, 2014

Russia: The long, dark shadow of Putin

eles
Russia: The long, dark shadow of Putin

All that remains to the western media and the Russian liberal opposition, given their natural aversion for social issues, is to denounce homophobia. The conservative ideological shift of the Russian government tries to galvanise its electoral base in anticipation of the arrival of the economic crisis to the country. [...]

February 7, 2014 Author: Àngel Ferrero

Greece: Antifa protest attacked by the Police

elesfr
Greece: Antifa protest attacked by the Police

An antifa protest in Athens turned ugly after being attached by the riot police and ended up in clashes between protesters and the police. [...]

February 1, 2014 Author: x-pressed

Ukraine: What the West should know about the Euromaidan’s far right element

deel
Ukraine: What the West should know about the Euromaidan’s far right element

Two things that the West should understand about the Ukrainian ultranationalists in the context of Euromaidan. [...]

January 31, 2014 Author: Anton Shekhovtsov

Euromaidan: A Revolution between the Political Right and the Left

ukel
Euromaidan: A Revolution between the Political Right and the Left

Today, there is a provisional truce concluded between extra parliamentary right-wing groups and left-wing groups present on the Euromaidan. [...]

January 29, 2014 Author: Tetiana Bezruk

A simple summary of the events in Ukraine for my international friends

eles
A simple summary of the events in Ukraine for my international friends

A simple summary of the events in the Ukraine [...]

January 29, 2014 Author: Nadiya Slobodenyuk

“The politicians had to obey the crowd”: interview on the protests in Kiev

plel
“The politicians had to obey the crowd”: interview on the protests in Kiev

This interview with a comrade from the Autonomous Workers' Union in Kiev was done on January 28, 2014. It sheds some light on the events around the Maidan: the array of reasons behind the protests, their focus on the hated president, the differences to the "orange revolution", the role of the right, the weakness of [...]

January 28, 2014