May 1st an anarchist demonstration in Kiev was held. About 400 people took part in it. The march began near Arsenalna metro statio
n and went on through the European square to Podil. There were fiery music and dancing by "Rhythms of resistance" and chants of anarchist, anti-fascist and feminist slogans.
Anti-fascist Action of Ukraine didn't take part in May Day demonstration in 2011.
te in actions together with trotskyists and stalinists. After all, our goals differ from those of groups who want to build a "workers' state". Members of the Anti-Fascist Action of Ukraine, as the activists of other anarchist groups around the world stand for self-government and complete elimination of the hierarchy of power.
Nazis or Stalinists. We also do not interact with groups or individuals whose words and actions are contrary to our principles (it means we will not cooperate with parliamentarians, religious groups, and do not accept financial assistance from them).
So we are very glad that our colleagues from other libertarian groups and collectives were fair and did not compromise this time. Together we formed a separate column of anarchists. We hope this will be the beginning of a good tradition.