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Nicosia, Cyprus: Banner in solidarity with the hunger strikers Nikos Romanos, Iraklis Kostaris and Yannis Michailidis

Solidarity with N.Romanos, I.Kostaris, Y.Michailidis and all political prisoners

SOLIDARITY IS DYNAMIC

On Thursday evening, November 20th, a group of comrades from Nicosia placed a banner in the city centre (Faneromeni Square) as a small token of solidarity with the captives of the Greek State, hunger strikers N.Romanos (since 10/11), I.Kostaris (since 29/10) and […]

Victoria, British Columbia: Benefit gig for Amélie, Fallon and Carlos, imprisoned anarchists in Mexico

We’re doing a solidarity benefit show for anarchist prisoners Amélie, Fallon and Carlos on December 4th, 2014 in Victoria (Occupied Lekwungen Territories). Come out and help support them!

Storm of Sedition – Anti-Civ Anarchist Crust Azotobacter – Local Punk Not a Cost – Anarchist Crust

There will also be cheap food and zine distros.

Doors […]

Greek prisons: Rotating hunger strike in solidarity with Nikos Romanos

Comrade Yannis Michailidis, currently incarcerated in Koridallos prison, announced that the anarchists who were arrested after the double robbery in Velventos, Kozani (in February 2013), begin a rotating hunger strike as of Monday, November 17th, 2014 to show factual support to Nikos Romanos, who is on hunger strike since the 10th of November demanding that […]

London: Benefit event for anarchist Thodoris Sipsas, wrongfully accused in the case of the 2010 Marfin bank arson

Trial of anarchist Thodoris Sipsas will take place in Athens on December 1st, 2014. More information h e r e.

We are welcoming you to join us on Saturday 6th of December to our benefit event for the anarchist T. Sipsas who is prosecuted for the Marfin case of 2010 in Athens, Greece.

“The […]

Greek prisons: Updates on the hunger strike of anarchist prisoner Nikos Romanos

Athens Polytechnic School, Exarchia: Solidarity with anarchist N. Romanos, on hunger strike since 10/11

East side Thessaloniki: Solidarity with anarchist prisoner N. Romanos – Hunger strike since 10/11

Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Kozani: Solidarity with N. Romanos, who is on hunger strike since 10/11 because he has not been granted student […]

[Bilbao] Prisoners to the streets! Streets for the insurrection!

Video for the upcoming event in solidarity with anarchist prisoners in Greece

Sunday, November 16th, at 17:00 @anarchist squat Izar Beltz, Irala, Bilbao

Radio spots in Castilian and Basque by comrades from Biblioteca Durruti of Altsasu (Nafarroa)

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Athens: Photos from the demonstration in solidarity with migrants

Downtown Athens, October 31st; demo in solidarity with the migrants accused of last year’s uprising at Amygdaleza detention camp (Menidi, Attica); the banner reads: “Let’s demolish the concentration camps and bury the guards under their ruins.”

More photos from the demonstration here.

The trial against the migrants continues on Tuesday, November 18th, 2014, at 9am, […]

Greek prisons: Anarchist comrade Nikos Romanos declares hunger strike from November 10th, 2014

HUNGER STRIKE ANNOUNCEMENT

Asphyxiating for a breath of freedom.

Last spring, I sat university entrance exams from inside the prison and got admitted to a faculty in Athens. According to their laws, since September 2014, I am eligible for educational furloughs to regularly attend classes from the beginning of the term.

As expected, my requests […]

Bilbao: Activity in solidarity with anarchist prisoners in Greece

Discussion event in solidarity with anarchist prisoners in Greece Sunday, November 16th, 2014 at 17:00 in the Ateneo Izar Beltz

In collaboration with Contra Info

15, Andres Isasi Street, Irala, Bilbao (exactly at the secondary exit door of Renfe’s Ametzola station)

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Greece: Solidarity demonstration in Thessaloniki

Solidarity with the 65 migrants who are prosecuted for the revolt in Amygdaleza – Demolish concentration camps – No Lager Assembly of Thessaloniki

Rémi 25/10 France – The cops murder – Vengeance – There isn’t a word for the unforgivable deeds

RIP Rémi Fraisse – The States murder – Nothing will remain […]

Costa Rica: Butcher shop sabotaged in Alajuela

In the early morning of Friday the 24th of October 2014 a butcher shop was attacked in the city of Alajuela, Costa Rica. Its locks were sealed and the message “MEAT IS MURDER” was spray-painted over its walls. This action comes in response to the call-out for Direct Action Days for Animal Liberation [24/10–9/11]. We […]

Athens: Latest announcement from the squatted social centre VOX

The discussion event ‘Armed Struggle, Revolutionary Movement and Social Revolution’ with phone-call intervention from anarchist prisoner Nikos Maziotis, member of the Revolutionary Struggle, will finally take place on Wednesday the 5th of November 2014, at 5pm, in the Athens Polytechnic School, Exarchia.

Athens: Migrants go on trial for participation in 2013 Amygdaleza detention centre riot

Poster En/Fr – Solidarity Calls 1, 2

[German prisons] Thomas Meyer-Falk – A contribution to the 2014 Anti-Prison Days in Vienna

Many of us are spontaneously and long since aware of it: prisons are places of ethical, humane, moral and cultural decay. There is no desire for life, freedom, humaneness conveyed there but instead the guards and any other staff treat the detainees as dead objects; they manage people as piece goods in a storehouse.

So […]

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Solidarity with revolutionary prisoner Nikos Maziotis

This morning, the 17th of October 2014, we placed a banner in solidarity with comrade and fighter Nikos Maziotis. He is one of the few uncompromising fighters and people who have decided to devote their life to the struggle for freedom, and in this fight do not think of their own safety but assume the […]

Spain: 3rd Zaragoza Anarchist Bookfair

The 3rd Zaragoza Anarchist Bookfair will be held between October 31st and November 2nd, 2014. The events will take place at the anarchist social centre La Revuelta, on San Agustín Street in the neighbourhood of Magdalena, and the squatted social centre Kike Mur, located in the old building of the Torrero prison, in the city […]

[Greece] Strength to anarchist prisoner Antonis Stamboulos, on thirst and hunger strike since October 6th

In the early hours of October 9th, it became known that comrade Antonis Stamboulos intends to continue his hunger and thirst strike inside the prison of Larissa until his demand for transfer to Koridallos prison is met, so that he can be closer to his family and lawyer in Athens.

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[Greece] Statement on the latest cyber attack against espiv.net

Hello to everyone,

Over the past 3 weeks one of our servers is experiencing a large-scale cyber attack (DDoS). Multiple infected hosts from different parts of the world are participating in the attack, so we can’t really know who’s behind it. No user data has been compromised; however, the attackers have caused network congestion. As […]

Balkans: Over the Walls of Nationalisms and Wars

Statement of participants of 8th Balkan Anarchist Bookfair

It is clear that nationalism is a tool used against the exploited classes. In the Balkans (especially in the region of ex-Yugoslavia) the rise of nationalist ideology in the 1990s helped enable the brutal capitalist attack against society. It further atomized the population and destroyed established networks […]

Portugal: Subversive editions exhibition in Lisbon

Mostra de Edições Subversivas

From 26 to 28 September 2014 @ BOESG library in Santos, Lisbon

Contact: mostrededicoesubversivas(at)riseup.net

Berlin: Raw news from the refugee protest in Friedrichshain

on the 28th of August there was an evening demo from Frankfurter Tor with around 500 people. cops tried to break it two times. they beat up people. one arrest was confirmed. the demo was crumbling after the arab group (antiimperialist communist group, which also organised the ‘revolutionary may 1st demo’) announced that the cops […]

Utrecht, Netherlands: Solidarity night for anarchist prisoners

Saturday 30th of August comrades are doing an event related to the International Week for Anarchist Prisoners. More info on indymedia.nl.

Spread the word!

Address: Voorstraat 36 in Utrecht

Athens: Announcement by Kouvelou squat

Maroussi, northern suburb of Athens August 1st, 2014 – 22:50 (local time)

Today, August 1st, one hundred Golden Dawn members attacked our squat, the Epavli Kouvelou, with the tolerance of the Greek police.

This was not a random incident, but rather happened during their planned motorized demo which started from their now-closed offices in Neo […]

August 23-30, 2014 – Week for Anarchist Prisoners

Click image to be reminded about the call . . . .

Santiago: Action at the Chilean-Hellenic Institute in solidarity with Nikos Maziotis

SOLIDARITY KNOWS NO BORDERS… FREEDOM FOR NIKOS MAZIOTIS!

Thursday, July 17th, 2014, Santiago

Anarchist Nikos Maziotis had gone into hiding two years ago, when he did not present himself in court during the trial in which he was later convicted for armed struggle actions as member of the anarchist urban guerrilla organization Revolutionary Struggle (Epanastatikos […]