Italy, Cremona: 100s of anti-fascists clash with cops after cops release fascists responsible for severe beating of anti-fascist; banks smashed
Brazil, Sao Paulo: more clashes with rubber-bullet firing cops as protesters against fare hikes smash street furniture and windows of 2 banks
I want to apologize for not regularly keeping up with this posting the last few weeks. Given the swelling unrest following the Ferguson verdict and my engagement with it, some smaller projects this one were allowed to fall through the cracks. Here is a compilation of everything that has happened since November 17th; starting next week, this will again become a weekly post.
France, Montpellier: 3rd night of mini-riots round impoverished group of housing estates “Forty to fifty young people, some of whom had their faces covered with hoods and scarves assaulted police and firefighters, with no casualties, on Saturday night 15th to Sunday, November 16th on the tense estate of Petit- Bard..They threw stones at police, traveling first by car and then on foot, while igniting gas cyliniders placed in skips
For me, and I would hope the vast majority of those contributing to and/or using this site, the essential struggle is the struggle against class society and hierarchical relations in general - riots, strikes, occupations, environmental movements, attacks on state institutions, etc. On my "News of Opposition page I update examples of these almost every day, sometimes adding comments.