Café Thawra is now on WordPress!

We’ve decided to move forward to a more enabling platform and to add a Resources Page where we will be posting reports, studies, and articles as we go along! So stay Tuned for more!

Move Over! We Don’t Need Your Feminism Now!

 Amidst the tension and clashes recently happening in Lebanon, I got to thinking about a million and one things, like, why do I feel so helpless? What is it that I can do? What is it that I’m willing to do? A thought crossed my mind, among the chaos of these never ending questionings: now … Continue reading

حماس وفتح أو الصراع من أجل السلطة

                                                                                                             2012 … Continue reading

Palestinians’ hunger strike, and Nakba Day!

More than 2000 prisoners engaged in a mass open-ended hunger strike in protest against the inhumane and illegal treatment meted out by the Israeli Prison Service (IPS) since April 17 although a few had been fasting much longer – up to 77 days such as the prisoners Thaer Halahleh and Bilal Diab. They began their … Continue reading

Les travailleurs (euses) et les révolutions arabes.

Les processus révolutionnaires dans les pays du Moyen Orient et d’Afrique du Nord continuent malgré les difficultés et les tentatives nationales et internationales de limiter au maximum les objectifs des peuples de la région que ce soit au niveau démocratique et socio économique.  Dans cette mesure l’importance de la lutte des travailleurs-euses dans les soulèvements … Continue reading

Plastic Capitalist

Capitalism and neoliberal ideologies just can’t help it: they love progressive ideologies so much they can’t help but recuperate them, tailor them to their needs and market them as their own, the result of course being a completely distorted set of values and principles that go mainstream faster than you can say “dollar”. Feminism is … Continue reading

May Day: An international celebration of solidarity

The revolutionary processes in the Middle East and North Africa are continuing despite the difficulties and the national and international attempts to limit the objectives of the peoples of the region whether on democratic and socio economic issues. The importance of the workers’ struggle in the uprisings is often neglected, while the depth of the … Continue reading

‫العمال والعاملات والثورات العربية‬

إزرع كل الأرض مقاومة|غرافيتي من تونس| ترجمه‫/‬ته الى العربية‫:‬ وليد ضو المصدر‫:http://www.al-manshour.org/node/1598‬ تتابع السيروة الثورية مسارها في دول الشرق الأوسط وشمالي أفريقيا على الرغم من عثرات ومحاولات لدول إقليمية ودولية للحد أهداف شعوب المنطقة على صعيد المطالب بإرساء حكم ديمقراطي أو تحقيق العدالة الاجتماعية والاقتصادية. في هذا الإطار من المفيد الإشارة إلى أن نضال العمال … Continue reading