Synopses & Reviews
Part of a small but growing phenomenon in Israel since 2003, Anarchists Against the Wall have been boldly challenging the Segregation Barrier and generalized violence against occupied Palestine. The reflections herein offer a window into some of the most dynamic direct action activism today.
Uri Gordon is an Israeli activist and writer and the author of Anarchy Alive! Anti-authoritarian Politics from Practice to Theory (Pluto Press, 2008).
Ohal Greitzer is an activist with Anarchists Against the Wall and works as a freelance video editor, curator, and social media coordinator for grassroots organizations.
Israeli anarchists grapple with active solidarity within a highly militarized, ideological state.
About the Author
Uri Gordon is an Israeli activist and writer. He teaches at the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies and is active with the Negev Coexistence Forum for Civil Equality, Anarchists Against the Wall and the Israeli current Israeli "Tent Protest" movement. He holds a PhD from Oxford University and is the author of Anarchy Alive!: Anti-authoritarian Politics from Practice to Theory
(Pluto press, 2008) and numerous articles on contemporary anarchism. His work has been translated into nine languages.
Ohal Grietzer is a visual artist and composer, currently residing in New York. She is a graduate of Goldsmiths at the University of London, where she researched the use of irony in politics and obtained a masters degree in anthropology. She has been an activist with an activist with Anarchists Against the Wall and Boycott! Supporting the Palestinian BDS Call from within.