YDS Mourns Our Comrade Mike Israel


Mike Israel, a former Young Democratic Socialists chapter activist and Co-Chair of the Sacramento Democratic Socialists of America, was killed fighting in Rojava on November 29th, 2016. He and another volunteer, Anton Neshek, were murdered by Turkish airplanes according to this report.


Israel was serving with the People’s Protection Units (YPG) fighting both fascism and Islamic extremism.  


Rest in power.

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commented 2016-12-01 16:34:04 -0500 · Flag
Taken from us far too soon. He will be long remembered.