Global capitalism and 21st century fascism 

An aerial view shows the Zaatari refugee camp on July 18, 2013 near the Jordanian city of Mafraq, some 8 kilometers from the Jordanian-Syrian border. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

The global economic crisis and the attack on immigrant rights are bound together in a web of 21st century fascism.

[..For instance, the war on immigrants in the United States and elsewhere, and more generally, repression of social movements and vulnerable populations, is an accumulation strategy independent of any political objectives. This war on immigrants is extremely profitable for transnational corporations. In the United States, the private immigrant prison-industrial complex is a boom industry. Undocumented immigrants constitute the fastest growing sector of the US prison population and are detained in private detention centres and deported by private companies contracted out by the US state..]

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Number 9 - Stop violence at the borders! 

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Banoptikon Storyboard 

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Banoptikon @ Festival Miden , Kalamata, GR 

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European Citizenship and the Place of Migrants’ Struggles in a New Radical Europe: a talk with Sandro Mezzadra 

Interviewers: Raia Apostolova and Mathias Fiedler

On June 22 a group of migrants declared a hunger strike in Munich, Germany. The strike struck at the heart of the European Empire which in the last decades has been the source of the migration policies responsible for the production and further reinforcement of the European Apartheid and flexibilization of labor and class hierarchies. Stripped of all political rights, migrants throughout Europe often resort to hunger striking as their only weapon against the imposition of violence through practices such as deportations and detentions.

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