International

Info on New Repression against Anarchists in France

  • Posted on: 5 April 2018
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

Translated from an anonymous submission to Bordered by Silence

Last week saw a new wave of repression targeting anarchists in France, with raids occurring almost simultaneously in several locations. On March 27 in Toulouse, two houses were raided and two people were placed in detention, but they were taken 300km away to the city of Limoges. These two people were released 38 hours later, after a long interrogation on their political positions and social networks.

Greece: Text from anarchist prisoner N. Romanos about the court decision for the case of «individual terrorists»

  • Posted on: 2 April 2018
  • By: thecollective

Received 31/03

Yesterday, the cycle of our criminal cases ended with the state condemning us for dozens of years of imprisonment as «individual terrorists» with elements and accusations that would be a routine case in a formal court of ordinary criminal law.

The decision of yesterday’s court is a decision point for the political trials and the new correlations that are shaped on the map of criminal repression against the anarchist movement.

Follow-up: Anarchists Books in Space

  • Posted on: 31 March 2018
  • By: thecollective

Last year, we reported on some anarchists building a space ship vessel for Murry Bookchins “Lifestyle Anarchism or Bust” bread book. We are very sorry to report that a Russian backed Syrian army jet shot down the space ship as it took off towards the heavens. The remnants of the craft are currently held by some USA govt backed rebels there.

Athens, Greece: “You Are An Anarchist, Therefore You Are A Terrorist As Well”

  • Posted on: 28 March 2018
  • By: thecollective

On November 29, 2017, in the Korydallos prison court, started the trial on 2nd degree (appeal court) of the comrades Argyris Dalios, Giannis Michailides, Dimitris Politis, Nikos Romanos and Gerasimos Tsakalos (member of the Conspiracy of Cells of Fire). The accusations were bank and post office expropriations, possession of ammunition, forgery, incendiary attacks, while initially (in the 1st degree) the comrades were accused of participation in the revolutionary organization Conspiracy of Cells of Fire, an accusation that falls under the antiterrorist law 187A.

Nuremberg, Germany: Campaign *Escape.Departure.Anarchy* -Freedom for Jan and everyone else

  • Posted on: 26 March 2018
  • By: thecollective

This campaign was started to give an anarchist answer to the repression following to actions of the 31st of May 2017 in Nuremberg. For further information about that day and why it is important to combine our anti-rascist, anti-repression and anti-state struggles within this campaign, view the text below.

Contact us:

If you have questions, wish for further translations and/or want to send us information about solidarity actions to be published on this blog, please write us an encrypted message to: ausbruchaufbruch[at]riseup.net.

Finland: Solidarity events for Russian anarchists and anti-fascists in February and March

  • Posted on: 26 March 2018
  • By: thecollective

This is a summary of resent support events in Finland for the repressed comrades in Russia.

On the 4th of February, Anarchist Black Cross Helsinki organized “Amazing Vegan Sunday Soli Lunch” at Lymy. The event was a success. In Tampere a support gig was held on March the 2nd. There were four bands playing and vegan food for sale. Varis Tampere that organized the event and TAL (Tampere Anarchist Union) were also selling t-shirts and books about anti-fascism. Also in Helsinki Varis organized a support gig on the 4th of March with two hardcore bands, raffle, tofu burgers and info about the situation in Russia. The income of these events have been delivered to Russia to be used for lawyers’ salaries and other support for the repressed anti-fascists and anarchists in St.Petersburg, Penza, Tšeljabinsk and other locations in Russia.

France: Statements to the Court from 2 Forest Defenders who were Remanded Following the Bois Lejuc Eviction

  • Posted on: 26 March 2018
  • By: thecollective

February 22nd, eviction of Bois Lejuc: The cops processed 32 people for identity control. Five people were taken to the remand centre for different reasons including outrage and rebellion (refusing arrest), of these 1 person was let out directly, 4 others were released 24 hours later. They will have a court date on June 12th.

2 other people were also arrested, taken to remand and refused an immediate trial (this tactic means people have a chance to build up their defense before the court case) they were both held in prison until their court date, Monday March 19th.

Following are statements they made in court on Monday, as well as their penalties.

Plenary Assembly before the Discussion and Chaos Days

  • Posted on: 25 March 2018
  • By: thecollective

From Discussion and Chaos Days 2018

Between the 10th and 13th of Mai the Chaos- and Discussiondays are taking place in Berlin. Quite a few things are already being planned. Until now there has been an open Meeting for the preparation taking place in Fischladen, Rigaerstrasse 83 every Wednesday at 6pm. With this plenary assembly we hope to put the concept up to public scrutiny and discussion.Additionally we would like to evaluate if such a plenary assembly can function as a coordination platform for more people who autonomously organize things decentrally following the Do-It-Yourself principle.

The Met spychief who infiltrated Freedom Press

  • Posted on: 25 March 2018
  • By: thecollective

From Freedom News, Mar 24th

After an investigation tracking his articles through the paper and talking to old comrades, Freedom can today reveal at least some of the story of former spycop Roger Pearce as he used our paper to worm his way into Northern Ireland.

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