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Joint declaration from Turkish anarchists: Let’s build solidarity and the struggle against this order
Capitalism has once again killed us horribly and massively.... We have lost friends, families, loved ones, but we do not mourn. We feel anger, we hold grudges. A free world will blossom in our anger.
Who is Alfredo Cospito, and What is 41bis?
The following is a primer on the Italian state’s repression of anarchist fighter Alfredo Cospito, who is currently engaging in a hunger... Read Full Article
The Revolution in Sudan: interview with a Resistance Committee Organizer
"The Resistance Committees are grassroots groups that emerged from within the local communities. They are made up of residents of the neighborhoods all over Sudan, so I see no greater potential than having the people themselves speaking and defending the causes that matter the most to them."
An Urgent Call for Solidarity and Needed Funds to Battle Escalating Repression in Greece: An Interview With Tameio
"We support those engaged in subversive action, within the spectrum of a multi-faceted anti-state and anti-capitalist revolutionary movement."
Mapuche Political Prisoners Denounce the Boric Government and Chilean Gendarmerie
Communique from Mapuche political prisoners in Angol denouncing repression and racism from the new Boric government and Chilean gendarmerie against Mapuche political... Read Full Article
All is Not Dead: Neither Macron, Le Pen, or Compromise
The following essay was submitted anonymously. Translated originally from the French text: “Tout n’est pas mort” (All is not Dead). May 1st,... Read Full Article
Lavkenche Mapuche Resistance Claims Sabotage Action in Wallmapu
Mapuche fighters of the Lavkenche Mapuche Resistance (RML) organization, claimed an action against the sector of Los Rios, leaving 33 vehicles destroyed.... Read Full Article
Mapuches Begin New Territorial Recuperation in Lumaco
Communique from the Lof Madilhue and the Arauco Malleco Coordinator (CAM) announcing a new territorial recuperation in the district of Lumaco, of... Read Full Article
Fuck NATO, CSTO, and every Nation-State: For A Consistent Anarchist Internationalism and Response to World Conflicts
The following was anonymously submitted via email. We welcome submissions to igdworldwide @ protonmail.com I want to speak as simply as possible... Read Full Article
International Day Of Solidarity with Political Prisoner Libre Flot (FR)
Syndicated from the ‘December 8th Case’. April 4th, 2022: call out for international solidarity with political prisoner Libre Flot, currently on hunger... Read Full Article
Mapuche Political Prisoners José and Luis Tralcal End Hunger Strike After Winning Concessions
Mapuche political prisoners José and Luis Tralcal launched a hunger strike on March 1 from inside the CET Victoria prison demanding certain... Read Full Article
Associates of South African Government Murder Communal Land-Project Leader
"The Commune has come under relentlessly violent attack from the ANC, the police and the anti-land invasion unit. Its leaders have regularly been arrested on bogus charges, denied bail and detained in prison."
When we see liberals panting for the war's expansion, we're seeing how deeply the logic of empire is embedded in the souls of its servants.
Putinism and a Culture of Death
"We are dealing with an ideology that emerges from an incomprehensible tension in the testicles"
Claim of Responsibility for Incendiary Attacks Against Police and Industry in Solo, Indonesia
"For us revolution is not something that can be waited for like religious people waiting for the judgement day... we want our dreams to be realized today and now."
Mapuche Political Prisoners in Lebu Declare Solidarity with Hunger Strikers
"It is important for the public to know that the racist harassment carried out by the repressive Chilean institutions [against Mapuche] doesn’t only take place in the territories or the streets, but also inside the prisons."
Mapuche Political Prisoners José and Luis Tralcal Declare Hunger Strike
The following is a communique from Mapuche political prisoners José Tralcal Coche and Luis Tralcal Quidel, who are currently imprisoned in CET... Read Full Article
Ζήτω τα μπάχαλα: ένα ανώνυμο ξέσπασμα κατά του Gentrification στα Εξάρχεια.
Αυτό το δοκίμιο υποβλήθηκε ανώνυμα από έναν απογοητευμένο κάτοικο των Εξαρχείων, ελπίζοντας να πυροδοτήσει περαιτέρω οργή σε όλο τον κόσμο κατά του... Read Full Article
Long Live the Gremlins: an Anonymous Rant Against Gentrification from Exarcheia
The following was anonymously submitted by a frustrated resident of Exarcheia hoping to ignite further rage around the world regarding gentrification. “The... Read Full Article
Scorched Earth, Sick Bodies: The Necessity of Destroying Industry – by political prisoner Elany
There can be no adequate solution for climate destruction so long as industry still exists.
An Anarchist Rejection of the Covid Culture War
Out of fear of resembling the right, we are allowing ourselves to be censored by the liberal establishment.
Forest Walk After the Eviction and Uprooting of Part of the Osterholz forest in Wuppertal, Germany
Two years of struggle to preserve this beautiful forest had come to an end. For a moment I couldn’t see all the things we have achieved. I just saw death and destruction.
German Autonomists Win Asylum After Decades as Fugitives
The trio were hunted since 1995 in connection with the alleged planned bombing of a deportation prison.
UK Threatens Anarchist Prisoner Toby Shone with Years of Post-Release Criminalization and Extreme Surveillance
More and more anarchists worldwide face extreme repression without even the formality of a conviction or an official guilty verdict.
The “Comrades” Conspiracy: An Interview on the Greek State’s Use of Pretrial Conditions to Persecute Anarchists
"The state wants to not only prosecute anarchists and those it deems enemies, but also to destroy their lives, their relationships, and cause both psychological and physical trauma regardless of having a conviction."
how to prove the existence of anarchists of color once and for all
why do anarchists of color so eagerly seek the recognition of their enemy, in a conversation they aren't even a part of? ...you can't wake up someone who feigns sleep.
The Western Left’s Erasure of Anarchists in the So-called “Third World”
Imperialism works and reigns victorious over the world; shall you be an imperialist because it “works?” We anarchists already know the answer: yes, Marxists shall become imperialists because it works.
Mapuche Political Prisoners Fight to Maintain Their Culture Behind Bars
Mapuche imprisoned in Angol, Chile, vow to fight for their cultural practices
Repression and History: An Interview with Belarus Anarchist Black Cross
The Belarusian anarchist milieu urgently needs international solidarity. A new interview sheds light on their decades-long fight against repression.
Mapuche Political Prisoners Denounce Punitive Sentencing
As young people, we are here in the dungeons of this prison, enduring this unjust sentence given to us by a state-sanctioned court. For us Mapuches, there is no justice, only racism. For the poor Chileans it is the same. We all know that in this country justice is for the rich who manage all of the capital.
Indigenous Nasa liberate ancestral lands in Cauca, Colombia
When we speak of liberating mother earth, we speak of returning to our ancestral territories. If our ancestors lived here, if their descendants now live cramped in the mountains, it is only fair that we recuperate this land.
Interview with an Anonymous Anarchist On the Mapuche Struggle Against the Occupying Chilean and Argentinian States
Under assault by industry & governments, Mapuche communities resist colonization through forceful land reclamation.
Esta Todo Incendiado: Anti-Mining Struggle in Argentina
Public buildings were attacked, police cars were set on fire, and the governor’s mansion was burned... but there’s been barely any media coverage.
Imprisoned UK Anarchist Toby Shone Explains His Case
Syndicated from ACT FOR FREEDOM NOW! In November 2020 a series of co-ordinated raids against the website 325.nostate.net were executed by counter-terrorism... Read Full Article
Sudan: Anarchists against the Military Dictatorship
syndicated from Crimethinc. On Thursday December 30, in Sudan, during nationwide demonstrations against the military dictatorship that seized power on October 25,... Read Full Article
Two Attacks Against the Police in Two Days: Direct Action as a Voice Against Prison Abuse
By: La Zarzamora The following is an English translation of an article from the independent feminist media outlet La Zarzamora, contextualizing two... Read Full Article
The Eviction of the Squatted “Biology Steki” Will Not Go Unanswered
Translation of a call posted on Athens Indymedia Early in the morning of New Year’s Eve, police raided an anarchist community center... Read Full Article
“We are ready for the revolt” – An interview with the defenders of Osterholz Forest
"Sometimes I think I’m in a Monty Python movie. Only there is little to laugh about here... their time is running out. These clowns have nothing to offer people except the destruction of our basic living conditions."
Still Fierce Against the Odds: An End of the Year Anarchist Update from Greece
The last time we wrote about the situation here in Athens, we were sweating beside our laundry drying that was covered with... Read Full Article
“Lafkenche Mapuche Resistance” Claims Recent Sabotage Actions in Wallmapu
The following is a communique from the Mapuche organization Lafkenche Mapuche Resistance, claiming recent sabotage actions in Wallmapu in support of Mapuche... Read Full Article