Announcement by the Revolutionary Anarchist Action (Devrimci Anarşist Faaliyet, DAF):
Against the State and police terror: Our rage is growing, so does our struggle!
The ongoing occupation of Taksim Square and Gezi Park was attacked by the police this morning (June 11th, 2013). After the meeting of the council of ministers yesterday, the police [...]
On the 4th of June an unauthorized anarchist rally took place at the Katharinentreppen, just opposite the main railway station of Dortmund, and a spontaneous demonstration followed on the city’s central commercial street, Westenhellweg.
Around 80 participants were gathered at the rally, which began at 7pm according to schedule. Three militant speeches were read [...]
The TV channel CNNtürk broadcasted a documentary about penguins at the same time that thousands of people were clashing out on the streets, so somebody made this video to mock them:
In the morning of June 3rd, after two days of heavy clashes in the district of Beşiktaş, police presence there was huge. Cops were [...]
Banner on Lesvos Island (opposite Turkish shores): ‘Solidarity with the rebels in Turkey’
On June 1st we were in Taksim at about 3pm. After clashes that started in the morning, police was forced to leave the area. The cops disappeared for some hours. For two hours there was no police presence in any area [...]
solidarity banner at Liontaria square in Heraklion, Crete (Greece)
faşizme karşı omuz omuza / stand shoulder-to-shoulder against fascism
hükümet istifa / government, resign
katil Erdoğan / murderer Erdoğan
Taksim bizim, İstanbul bizim / Taksim is ours, Istanbul is ours
direne direne kazanacağız / we will win by resisting
her yer Taksim, her yer direniş [...]
Crowd of protesters at Istiklal street, Istanbul
Please contribute info from the streets.
The occupation of Taksim Gezi Park in İstanbul began on May 28th, 2013. Following the police raid in the park area on May 30th, hackers from the RedHack sabotaged the website of the Beyoglu police headquarters in response [...]
The collective “Les Partisans du Hip Hop” has one goal: unite revolutionary hip-hop and support autonomous, anarchist and antifascist struggle.
Big up from the heart of the beast!
RAGE – Antifascist Network Geneva – Agitation Network Geneva
Listen and download the collection of subversive sounds “Rap Guerrilla” by Les Partisans du Hip Hop, recently performed [...]
It is the third day of occupation of Taksim Gezi Park in İstanbul. The protest camp started when construction vehicles entered the park and tried to pull out the trees.
Government wants to build a shopping mall at the location of the park. So, many people are camping in Taksim Gezi Park to defend [...]
More info: TURVA – Action network against uranium industry
OUR SILENCE… THEIR GOLD: Video of the Open Coordinative of Thessaloniki against the goldmines that was first screened in an event of counter-information at Aristotelous Square in the city of Thessaloniki (April 26, 2012) —press cc button to enable English subtitles (trans. by Contra Info)
‘Yes to love, no to turnoff; beat the fascists ten times a day’ (slogan which rhymes in Greek)
Below is a short summary of the events in Zografou, based on raw reports that were transmitted here:
Late in the evening of February 2nd (day that fascists commemorated the ‘Imia conflict’, and particularly the Golden [...]
(some trophies from the fight with the golden dawn thugs)
In the evening of January 15th, 2013 antifascists confronted a Nazi group of the Chrissi Avgi/Golden Dawn party in the city of Heraklion, on Crete.
Approximately 30 fascists were passing out their texts for the second time on one of the city’s avenues. A [...]
Let’s get together this Sunday, January 6th, from 12pm at the Children’s Space in PIKPA squat, which is located on Timodimou and Antoniadou streets (in the vicinity of ‘Asyrmatos’) in the neighbourhood of Ano Petralona.
We want to have fun playing games and making children’s constructions. Later, we would like to cook and [...]
In October 2012, San José (capital of Costa Rica) saw a large student demonstration against a veto that the country’s president Laura Chinchilla Miranda put on the law amendment which suggested the free use of copyrighted material or intellectual property for nonprofit educational purposes. In other words, she recently blocked the decision of the [...]
Good evening, comrades, from the D2 wing of the Trikala closed prison.
Autumn 2012 saw a lot of action in this particular wing. In September, we stopped working in our section but also in almost all the prison wards. It was a massive protest, in which all prisoners participated, that [...]
On Thursday, December 20th, 2012 Nikos Stavrakakis, president of the POSDEP (the so-called Pan-Hellenic Federation of University Professors–Researchers’ Associations), made sobbing statements about the occurrence of violence inside Greece’s faculties, asking the State to wipe away any occupied space in universities but also to get rid of Indymedia Athens. These statements were made [...]
On Wednesday, December 5th, 2012 the residents of the Borel favela (Morro do Borel, occupied since 1921 in Rio de Janeiro) went out in the streets in a collective effort to break the curfew that the cops of the local UPP (‘Police Pacification Unit’) have imposed in the area since November 28th. This particular [...]
Compost and dung against tear gas and stun grenades
In the morning of November 30th, an action was carried out against the Strasbourg gendarmerie recruitment branch (these are in fact cops, who are also deployed across the ZAD with their helicopters, their tear gas and stun grenades).
Individuals screwed the place up [...]
The poster reads:
Saturday, November 24th, Thessaloniki: Demo against the golden death
Gathering location: White Tower of Thessaloniki (Lefkos Pyrgos), by 11am
After the demo, there will be an open discussion/assembly for upcoming actions at the Ciné ‘Alexandros’
Thursday, November [...]
Contra Info radio broadcast ‘Beyond borders’ makes a comeback on Monday, November 5th at 15.00 (GMT+2), in collaboration with comrades of the Athens free radio station 98FM.
This time, we will have an opportunity to discuss (in French/Greek) with comrades currently fighting on the site of the ZAD near the [...]
A few words on the projects of residents in the district:
The popular assembly of Petralona–Thissio–Koukaki stands as a collective activity since November 2002. After several interruptions throughout a journey of 10 years, in which we have dealt with various different matters, the assembly’s participants continue to meet, discuss, decide and act to [...]
To the developers, the ZAD is merely a ‘deferred development zone’ since decades. To fighters, this is a zone to be defended (Zone À Défendre). Either way, the space is located in the countryside north of Nantes, in France. According to the Power, it should make way for industrialist plans, [...]