For Inauguration, Good Luck, Anarchists

  • Posted on: 10 January 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>From <a href="http://firstread.msnbc.msn.com/archive/2009/01/08/1737468.aspx">MSNBC</a>

There won't be any anarchist protests come Inauguration Day, according to D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier, but Washington residents will start seeing added police presence for inaugural events starting Jan. 16, when the Metropolitan Police Department will go to 12-hour shifts.</p>

Bay Area IWW Statement on the Murder of Oscar Grant

  • Posted on: 10 January 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>From <a href="http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2009/01/09/18560520.php">Indybay</a>

To get rid of a system that relies on murderers, the workers of Oakland and the entire world have to develop a revolutionary form of unionism, one that recognizes the inherent opposition between workers and bosses and which wants to end exploitation

Unabomber's stuff will be sold to help his victims

  • Posted on: 9 January 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>From <a href="http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/01/10/BAS8156NRM.D... - by Bob Egelko

The writings, books and other possessions of Theodore Kaczynski, the serial killer known as the Unabomber, can be sold in an Internet auction to pay restitution to several of his victims, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.

A parchment to those in Oakland

  • Posted on: 9 January 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>The day after the first night of rioting. BART trains are filled with police and BART headquarters in Oakland to ensure calm during the agency's board of directors meeting, where many African-American community leaders expressed outrage over the killing of Grant. All vacation or days off for police are postponed and all police have been on call. The community leaders may rhetorically speak of justice for Grant, but the justice they speak of will be the cop getting away with murder and this entire apparatus distilling the rage into a pacifist bliss.

New clashes break out in Athens

  • Posted on: 9 January 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td><em>Police in Athens have clashed with protesters in a resumption of the violence that flared after last month's killing of a teenager by police.</em>

Hooded youths broke away from a student march against education reforms and threw stones and flares at riot police, who fired tear gas and flash grenades.

The centre-right Greek government has pledged to crack down on the rioting.

Eco-Anarchist Sabotage in Mexico City

  • Posted on: 8 January 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>During the week of Tuesday the 25th to Friday the 28th of November, the following sabotages took place:

- Half a dozen Molotov cocktails were thrown at installations of the tren férreo (metro rail) in Mexico City, causing damage to roads, electricity poles and walls of facilities.

- Incendiary sabotage against a 'control box of telephone lines,' property of Telmex; the box exploded and hundreds of lines were left unusable, 7 public telephones also owned by Telmex were sabotaged leaving them unusable, 1 public phone burned.

Protests over BART shooting turn violent

  • Posted on: 7 January 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>From <a href="http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/01/08/MN2N155CN1.D... - by Demian Bulwa, Charles Burress, and Matthai Kuruvila

A protest over the fatal shooting by a BART police officer of an unarmed man mushroomed into a violent confrontation tonight, as a faction of protesters smashed a police car and storefronts, set several cars on fire and blocked streets in downtown Oakland.

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