THE REAL HORROR OF SYRIA - DIRECT DEMOCRACY:
local self-governance, horizontal organization, co-operation, solidarity, and mutual aid

J. Bolland

£12

19.4 x 14.1cm

120 pages

Full colour digital printing throughout

perfect bound

2017

Edition of 25

A compilation of varied web and print sources exploring anarchist and women's movements in Syria since 2011. Also includes collages and reprint of Asma al-Assad’s infamous Vogue article in full.

"We are no less than Paris Commune workers: they resisted for 70 days and we are still going on for a year and a half." Omar Aziz

See:
https://www.adoptrevolution.org/en/whos-afraid-of-razan-zaitouneh-karam-nachar/
https://qunfuz.com/2016/12/11/revolutionary-women/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Otc6J9EQGiw#t=255
http://english.al-akhbar.com/node/764
https://tahriricn.wordpress.com/2013/08/23/syria-the-life-and-work-of-anarchist-omar-aziz-and-his-impact-on-self-organization-in-the-syrian-revolution/
https://tahriricn.wordpress.com/2013/08/23/syria-the-life-and-work-of-anarchist-omar-aziz-and-his-impact-on-self-organization-in-the-syrian-revolution/
https://leilashami.wordpress.com/2016/11/07/the-legacy-of-omar-aziz-building-autonomous-self-governing-communes-in-syria/
http://www.motherjones.com/mojo/2013/09/asma-al-assad-vogue-profile-back-online-gawker
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/updates/civil-society-emerges-syria-war/

Also:
http://syriadirect.org
https://www.facebook.com/LCCSy/?ref=page_internal
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RaDFddXsJ3w&feature=player_embedded
http://www.syriauntold.com/en/work_group/revolution-supporters-assembly/
https://theanarchistlibrary.org/library/omar-aziz-a-discussion-paper-on-local-councils-in-syria
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/earth-insight/2013/aug/30/syria-chemical-attack-war-intervention-oil-gas-energy-pipelines
https://budourhassan.wordpress.com/2013/02/20/omar-aziz/