Interview about Rojava – Topics for Debate: Questions about the Strategic Scope

[Editors Note: A dear friend and supporter of ours from Brazil, Dr. Bruno Lima Rocha, established contact with a series of organizations involved in the social revolution taking place in Kurdistan. Mainstream media sources have largely failed to cover the social process, though news have been able to break the radio silence. This is the second internview we publish in this series
It should also be said that minor grammatical errors were corrected (as neither participant in the interview is native to english). But most is left in the original form, for fear of losing accuarcy.]

Interview about Rojava – Topics for debate: Questions about the Strategic Scope

Introduction: Since the Kobanê siege started I have dedicated several hours per week to understand and divulgate as much as possible about this social revolution, initiated in a combination of Democratic Confederalism and the Syrian civil war. As a militant, I always have been involved in international solidarity. As an Arab descendant, I always have been trying to find a reliable left-wing force combining direct action and internal democracy. Continue reading


Need to know more on Syria (like us)? Here’s a great archive regarding the Syrian Revolution from our dear friend Yasmeen Mobayed.



(Photo: Ziad Homsi | Douma, Syria 2012)

General Sources of the Syrian Revolution:

+ Local Coordination Committees of Syria: (includes statements, reports, and relief work)

+ Syrian Observatory for Human Rights:

+ Violations Documentation Center in Syria:

+ A blog constantly updated with the latest videos, reports, and photos from Syria:

+ A blog by an underground Syrian activist (includes insight, reports, statements, photos, and more):

+  A blog by an Arab Anarchist writer: (pieces include information regarding sectarianism, the idea of a proxy war in Syria, interventions, FSA brigade interviews, and more)

+ English blogger and investigator of the Syrian conflict: (Regime use of chemical weapons proof:

+ A blog by a well-known Palestinian anarchist and activist: (pieces regarding Palestine, Syria, human rights, Islamists, and more)

+ Details and information about the Yarmouk Refugee Camp…

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