[Marxism] 'We need our version of the Rojava Revolution right here' -- speech to Melbourne meeting marking PKK founding

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Mon Jan 4 03:32:16 MST 2016


Below is the speech given by Socialist Alliance
<http://www.socialist-alliance.org/> member Dave Holmes to a Melbourne
meeting and concert to mark the founding of the Kurdistan Workers Party
(PKK). About 400-500 people attended the November 28 event organised by the
Kurdish Association of Victoria at the Kurdish House centre in Melbourne's
Pascoe Vale.

Below is the speech given by Socialist Alliance
<http://www.socialist-alliance.org/> member Dave Holmes to a Melbourne
meeting and concert to mark the founding of the Kurdistan Workers Party
(PKK). About 400-500 people attended the November 28 event organised by the
Kurdish Association of Victoria at the Kurdish House centre in Melbourne's
Pascoe Vale.

Holmes is co-author of the Resistance Books pamphlet*The Kurdish Freedom
Struggle Today*
<https://www.resistancebooks.com/product/the-kurdish-freedom-struggle-today>.
In the speech, Holmes discusses the important of the Rojava Revolution —
the democratic, feminist and multi-ethnic experiment in direct,
participatory democracy in the largely Kurdish area region of Rojava in
northern Syria led by allies of the Turkish-based PKK.
https://www.greenleft.org.au/node/60832


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