Six Arrested in Pisa are Insurrectional Anarchists

  • Posted on: 5 May 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>(AGI) - Rome, May 4 - Six among the people arrested in Pisa are so-called insurrectional anarchists of Pisa's club 'Il Silvestre'. Daniele Casalini Daniele was born in Pontedera (Pisa), he is aged 26. He is a member of the 'Il Silvestre club', he is an animalist and he is against jails. He took part to several demonstrations and initiatives organised by the anarchist and environmentalist movements also in other provinces.

Syndicalism: Its Strengths and Weaknesses

  • Posted on: 5 May 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>by Alan MacSimóin

Syndicalism is the largest organized tendency in the anarchist movement today. It has built large workers' unions, led major struggles, and has been the popular expression of anarchism in many countries. To understand the anarchist-communist view of syndicalism we have to look at its roots, its core beliefs and its record.

Account of the Anarchist Bloc at Chicago Mayday/Immigrant's Rights march, 2006

  • Posted on: 3 May 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>In the days and weeks leading up to Mayday '06, there had been discussions amongst Chicago anarchists about how to respond to the burgeoning immigrant's rights movement. The relevance of this issue and its connection to wider struggles is obvious to us. The general feeling was that we wanted to stand in solidarity with the marchers, but not be a distraction from them or alienate anyone with our militance. After all, there were going to be many undocumented people there who would not appreciate being put at risk of arrest or deportation.

Rostov-on-Don, Russia: Students persecuted for speech

  • Posted on: 29 April 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>Autonomous Action folks are distributing this article about a suppression of speech/ Press Freedom situation at Rostov State University. The Russian article can be found on the Institute for Collective Action website (<a href="">Institut Kolektivnogo Deistviya</a>).

Here's the English version:

<strong>Witch Trials at Rostov University, Russia</strong>

Anarchists in the Legislative Assembly of the Perm province (Russia)

  • Posted on: 27 April 2006
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>On April 20, 2006 Anarcho-Ecological Resistance movement conducted an action in the regional parliament of the Perm region, protesting against the poisoning of local residents by exhaust fumes from the illegal incineration of solid-propellant rockets (or missiles) within city limits with full knowledge of the local authorities.