International Women’s Day 2021 – Statement

On the occasion of 8th March 2021, International Women’s Day, the UK trade union Freedom for Ocalan campaign celebrates all women who are fighting for peace, democracy and equality worldwide. We commemorate those women who have given their lives in the fight against ISIS and the resistance against enslavement, exploitation, and…
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A tribute to David Graeber 1961 – 2020

A tribute to David Graeber 1961 – 2020

The Freedom for Ocalan trade union campaign was shocked and extremely saddened by the sudden death of David Graeber. David was a hugely influential anthropologist, political activist and intellectual. He was a great friend, advocate and supporter of the Rojava revolution and the Kurdish struggle and an avid supporter of the…
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The time has come! Online rally July 16th

The time has come! Online rally July 16th

Join the Freedom for Öcalan campaign for a major online rally on the 16th of July. Help us to renew the calls from the trade union movement and the international community for Ocalan's freedom. Yesterday Mandela, today Ocalan. The time has come! REGISTER HERE As trade unionists, we understand that…
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The isolation of Abdullah Ocalan

The isolation of Abdullah Ocalan

The isolation of Abdullah Ocalan is far more extreme than the one many of us are now adjusting to. A world in which we are profoundly isolated from contact outside of our households. It can be difficult for any of us to adjust to these new circumstances but imagine if…
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VIDEO: Rojava the suspended future

VIDEO: Rojava the suspended future

Chris Den Honds latest film, Rojava the suspended future, documents the Autonomous Administration of North-East Syria and it’s uncertain future, trapped between Turkish occupation and the Syrian regime which wishes to retake its former territory. Chris is a video-journalist and author of several documentaries about the Kurds and the Palestinians,…
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