Ocalan Club II.10-12

[p. 10] 2. The State and its Religious Roots     The religious roots of the state have already been discussed in detail (A. Ocalan, The Roots of Civilisation, London, 2007). Many contemporary political concepts and notions have their origin in… Continue Reading

Ocalan Club II.9-10

[p. 9] 1. Nation-state and Power     With the appearance of the nation-state trade, commerce and finance pushed for political participation and subsequently added their power to the traditional state structures. The development of the nation-state at the beginning of… Continue Reading

Democratic Marketplaces

The Proposal The problem: One of the underlying causes of inequality around the world is the absence or severe lack of consumer decision-making power in the production and distribution of goods and services. This means individuals and communities are subject… Continue Reading