Friday, 03.11.23

Admission, tea, coffee, snacks
Opening speech by Eda Deniz Haydaroğlu
Panel Discussion 1
19.00 – 21.00

NATO: The aggression, expansion of NATO, and how we can organize against it
Opening speech and lecture by Anti-Imperialist Front, international
Professor Inaki Gil de San Vincente, Basque Country
Author of numerous publications such as Egin and Gara.
Gives regular lectures on political topics.
Fight against NATO coalition, Greece
An anti-NATO alliance founded in Greece
23 September, Bulgaria
Anti-fascists and anti-imperialists from Bulgaria
Stefan Natke, Germany
State chairman of the DKP Berlin
Member of the party leadership of the DKP
Markus Heinzman, Coalition against War, Switzerland
Has written numerous books about anti-imperialism
– “Syria – a country in resistance. More than a travelogue”
– “Anatomy of Imperialism. The hidden war. Sanctions, embargoes, blockades.”
– As co-author: LIE-POWER-WAR.
– Poetry of resistance: the history of Palestine seen through the eyes of Palestinian writers Ghassan Kanafani and Mahmud Darwish together with Farid Darrage
Regular publications in the Neue Rheinische Zeitung
All African People´s Revolutionary Party
Pan-African, revolutionary party
Dr. Jose Antonio Egido (Online)
Political scientist and sociologist.
Worked as a professor in China.
Has written numerous books.
Appears as an expert on television programs.
NATO and how to organize against its war policies

Saturday, 04.11.23

10.00 – 11.00
Breakfast (for invited guests and speakers only)
Panel Discussion 2
12.00 – 14.00
Political prisoners
TAYAD, Lerzan Caner, Turkey (Online)
Association of relatives of political prisoners
TAYAD (Mothers, Fathers, Siblings, Spouses of political prisoners) was the first to take action, to venture onto the streets after the military coup in 12th September 1980.
TAYAD – They are tortured, imprisoned, their homes raided.
2 fathers had to go to prison because they sent money to their children in prison.
TAYAD: Courage, solidarity, love, relentless struggle against fascism.
Grup Yorum
Revolutionary, anti-imperialist, anti-fascist music group.
Sees itself as the voice of oppressed peoples around the world.
Has organized concerts in Turkey, with more than 1 million fans.
Zaid Abdulnasser, Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network, international
Solidarity work for prisoners from Palestine.
Germany wants to ban Samidoun.
Zaid Abdulnasser is currently subjected to a political lynching in Germany.
Ayten Öztürk, Turkey (Online)
Ayten Öztürk was kidnapped by the Turkish intelligence agency MIT and held in a secret torture prison for 6 months.
She was physically and psychologically tortured.
Ayten decided from the beginning: resist. I will leave here either alive or dead.
But with my head held high. And so it was.
She did not testify. She did not collaborate.
The price: She maintained her honor and dignity. But marked for life:
Ayten has 898 wounds on her body from torture. She has permanent health damage.
She has written about the torture, demanding punishment for the torturers and the abolition of all torture prisons in a book.
Now there is a trial because of the book.
Not the torturers. But the torture victim is to be punished for publicizing it.
Kononovich brothers, Ukraine (Online)
The Ukrainian counterpart to Ayten Öztürk.
As opposition members, they are under house arrest.
And are constantly threatened with being murdered by the Ukro-Nazis Zelenki’s.
There is no guarantee for body and soul.
Coordination Committee for Solidarity and Freedom for Revolutionary Prisoners of the World, Latin  America, Peru:
The tireless struggle for justice in Latin America
Unitary Campaign for the Liberation of George Abdallah, France (Online)
George Ibrahim Abdallah should have been released in 1999. France is holding him without any legal basis, but with the happy permission and order of the USA and Israel.
Abdallah has been in prison for 39 years. He won’t let himself be broken.
Never turn away from the struggle for Palestine. And at the same time, Abdallah is an internationalist.
He is in solidarity with class fighters all over the world.
Lawyer Yener Sözen, Germany
Represents the defendants in the currently ongoing 129b before the Higher Regional Court Düsseldorf.
Sandra Trafilaf Yáñez
Former political prisoners from Chile, went through the dictatorship under Pinochet.
Journalist, human rights activist.
Saoradh, Ireland
A left-wing political party active both in Northern Ireland and in the Republic of Ireland.
Jalil Muntaquin, National Jericho Movement, USA (Online).
Jericho is a prison aid organization in the USA.
Jalil Muntaquin is a former member of the Black Panther.
He was arrested in 1971 and released in 2020.
No less than 49 years could not break him.
He is a beacon and a living example of an unshakable faith
the struggle for rights and freedoms.
11.00 – 15.00
Digital evidence
Lawyer RainerAhues, Germany
Lawyer Lukas Theune
14.00 – 15.00
Panel Discussion 3
15.00 – 18.00
Anti-terror laws
16.30 – 16.45 interruption
Lawyer Roland Meister, Germany
Represents the defendants in the currently ongoing 129b before the Higher Regional Court Düsseldorf.
Lawyer Jan Fermon, Belgium
Chairman of the IADL (International Association of Democratic Lawyers).
Lawyer in numerous anti-terrorism trials in Belgium.
Eda Haydaroğlu, Germany
Has been on an indefinite hunger strike against the unjust paragraph 129 since 18.03.2023.
She is permanently, day and night in the resistance tent, which was set up directly opposite the Ministry of Justice.
This is the longest hunger strike that has been carried out in Europe.
Attorney at Law Alexandra Matamoros, Catalonia
Represents anti-terrorism cases in Spain.
Her client, the musician Pablo Hassel had caused a lot of attention, because he had to go to prison for insulting the king.
Günay Dag, Law Firm of the People International, Greece (Online)
The HHB (Law Firm of the People) is the first political law collective that after the military coup on September 12, 1980.
The practice of HHB is unique in the whole and groundbreaking for all struggles for law and justice.
HHB sees itself not only as “lawyers of the Revolutionaries”, but as “Revolutionary Lawyers”.
HHB is under severe repression by the Turkish state. Many lawyers are currently in prison.
And was sentenced to severe prison terms. Among them is, for example, the chairman of the
CHD (progressive bar Association) Selcuk Kozagacli.
Among other things, for his commitment to the survivors of the victims of the mine accident in Soma.
Ebru Timtik has entered the death fast resistance for the right to defense.
She became immortal on August 27, 2020, on the 238th day of her hunger strike.
In memory of Ebru Timtik and to continue their struggle, lawyers and international bar associations have proclaimed June 14th as the “International Fair Trial Day” for every year.
Lawyer Ulrich von Klinggräff
A well-known anti-terrorism expert in legal circles.
Most recently represented the case of Lina E. in Leipzig.
Lawyer Aretz Abogado, Basque Country
An experienced lawyer who has represented numerous anti-terrorism cases in the Basque Country.
Wolfgang Lettow, Prisoner Info, Germany
Wolfgang Lettow knows the history of the German left and repressions like no other.
From the 70s to the present, he has remained true to himself and his ideals.
Unlike many of his contemporaries, he did not come to terms with the system.
Wolfgang Lettow is known for his tireless struggle for justice and his unrestricted, consistent solidarity with the political prisoners.
Wolfgang Lettow stands for steadfastness and steadfastness.
18.00 – 19.00
Panel Discussion 4
19.00 – 20.00
Weekly newscast.
Brings news that cannot be found in the mainstream.
Understands the broadcast as a contribution against the disinformation policy of imperialism.
Markus Heinzmann, Alliance Against War, Switzerland
Co-author of the book and the picture gallery: “Lying Makes War”.
Press project, Panagiotis Papadomanwlakis, Greece
Alternative news portal.
Would like to form a counterpart to the disinformation policy of imperialism.
19.00 – 22.00
Workshop: Anti-terror laws + Digital evidences
Moderation: Anna Busl, Lawyer, Germany
Represents the defendants in the currently ongoing 129b before the Higher Regional Court Düsseldorf
Workshop: Political Prisoners
20.30 – 22.00
Workshop: Disinformation
Film night


Sunday, 05.11.23

10.00 – 10.45
Breakfast (only for invited guests and speakers)
11.00 – 14.00
Continuation of the workshops
14.00 – 14.45
Lunch break
15.00 – 16.00
Summary and results of the workshops will be shared to the public
17.00 – 21.00
Grup Yorum Concert

Program in German