Statement of Polytechnic School of Athens Squat

  • Posted on: 23 November 2005
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>On 17th of November, during the anniversary of the revolt against the greek dictatorship (1973) in Thessaloniki, several people were arrested and violently beaten by the greek police, either on their way to the place that the demonstration was taking place or even just for being perceived as suspicious to the police for taking part in the riots. One of the arrested, Vangelis Gousoulis, 30 years old, was violently beaten by the police for 6 hours and was found dead in his house under “undefined�


  • Posted on: 16 November 2005
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>TRAIN IN VAIN?

The following article analyzes the strengths -- and there were a few -- and the larger failings of an effort in the summer and fall of 2005 to catalyze an Italian-style self-reduction movement against austerity measures on San Francisco's MUNI transit system.

19th Night of Unrest in France

  • Posted on: 15 November 2005
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>On the night of Monday, November 14th and the morning of Tuesday the 15th, 215 vehicles were burned across France and 71 people were arrested.

13 vehicles were torched in central Paris, compared to only one the night before. In the suburbs of Paris, firebombs were thrown at the treasury of Bobigny and against an electrical transformer in Clichy-sous-Bois, the neighborhood where the disturbances started on October 27th