Matt Broomfield

Matt Broomfield is an Internationalist working with the Internationalist Commune of Rojava.

Ain Dara temple

Rojava: Frontline of Capital’s War on the Environment

During Turkey’s illegitimate invasion and annexation of Afrin, Turkish bombs pulverized ancient archaeological sites including the 3000-year-old Ain Dara temple. It’s an example of what imprisoned representative of the Kurdish movement Abdullah Öcalan calls capitalist modernity’s special warfare, severing people from their land and their history with one stroke.

August 22, 2018