Elephant in the room – Critical thinking in times of corona

The Corona pandemic is affecting all of our lives at the moment in one way or another. However as always in our society some people are affected particularly hard.Today  we want to ask ourselves – apart from the medical fight against the pandemic – what tendencies we can currently observe in the field of democracy, neoliberalism and solidarity. We look at the recent curfews, DNA sampling and telecommunication surveillance, who is affected particularly and what creatives forms of action and solidarity people take to tackel the situation.

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Elephant in the Room – Perspektives on womens prison

According to the Federal Statistical Office 2996 women were in German prisons on 30 November. Who are these women? What are they being punished for? How many of them even identify themselves as women? Prison fulfils a structural function, for example in the administration of poverty. But what role do women*prisons fulfil? How do they help to maintain a patriarchal gender-biased system?

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Elephant in the room – repressions against anarchists in Russia and cooperation of liberals and nazis in Thuringen Germany

Network case in Penza, Russia shocked a lot of people by sentences that can compete with those given to political opponents during Gulag times. We are talking to Tanya one of the people behind solidarity campaign with prosecuted anarchists and antifascists in Russia about the sentencing and the role repressions and tortures played in anarchist movement in the country.

In the second part of the show we talk with an anarchist from Thuringen, Germany on recent support of liberal party by extreme right AfD which helped liberals to get their candidate elected as minister president of the federal state. What are the anarchist perspective on this development in Germany and what anarchists should or should not do in this situation.

Music – Порнофильмы – https://pornofilmy.bandcamp.com/