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Mexico City: Police harassment of members of Anarchist Black Cross–Mexico

In the last few years, we have seen how the escalation of repression has intensified around the libertarian and anarchist movement through the strategies used here in Mexico City: Setting very high bond amounts, and applying the same package of charges, always aggravated, without giving much importance to the specific situation, but rather […]

Mexican prisons: The four anarchist comrades end hunger strike

On October 17th, 2014, comrades Carlos López, Mario González, Fernando Bárcenas and Abraham Cortés called off their hunger strike that began on October 1st.

The comrades are well, without complications or physical damage. They will soon make the reasons and motives for ending the strike public.

For now this is all the information we have.

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Mexico City: New charges against anarchists Amélie, Fallon and Carlos, imprisoned since January 5th, 2014

On the morning of May 16th, comrades Amélie and Fallon were notified that they would be taken to the Reclusorio Sur (Mexico City’s Southern Penitentiary) to testify on new charges under federal order.

At around 8am, both were transferred to the court, where they met comrade Carlos.

After waiting almost all morning, they were finally […]

Mexico City: Update on anarchist prisoners Carlos, Amélie and Fallon

March 28th, 2014.

Various weeks have passed since the last update on the case of the three anarchists arrested on the 5th of January 2014. A variety of events have occurred since then; here is an actualization:

The General Prosecutor of the Republic was not able to find enough elements to maintain the charges of […]

Mexico City: Anarchist Mario López ‘Tripa’ free on bail

The legal team has informed us that comrade Mario López was set free on bail, after being detained since January 20th, accused of having violated the federal law of guns and explosives with the aim of fabricating explosives.

We are more than happy with this news; nevertheless, it’s becoming clear to us that the witch-hunt […]

Mexico City: Mario López ‘Tripa’ in custody again

Today, January 20th, 2014, comrade Mario López was arrested upon his weekly appearance in court for giving his signature as part of the conditions imposed for his conditional release. Primarily, he was informed that the Attorney General’s Office of the Republic required his detention by order of presentation, to ask him questions in relation to […]

Mexico City – 5E3 Solidarity Campaign: Anarchists Amelie Pelletier, Carlos López Marín and Fallon Poisson kidnapped on January 5th and detained without bail

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Mexico: Anarchist Gustavo Rodriguez kidnapped, interrogated, beaten and deported to the US

A few hours ago, comrade Gustavo, missing since December 29th, communicated with his close ones. He briefly explained that he was detained by federal agents and submitted to harsh interrogations. Gustavo commented that he was beaten up, and after some hours he was deported to the United States, because they were unable to charge him […]

Mexico City: Demonstration in memory of the Tlatelolco massacre

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-wjWewOGZH8

Every October 2nd, Mexico City commemorates the massacre of students in diverse levels of education in the Plaza de las Tres Culturas (“Square of the Three Cultures”) of Tlatelolco neighbourhood, ten days before the 1968 Summer Olympics. This year’s march took place against the backdrop of several recent anarchist interventions […]

Mexico: Anarchist Mario López released from pretrial detention

On December 29th, at about 1am, our comrade Mario López ‘Tripa’ hit the streets again. With the help of solidarians, Mario paid the bail that was set for his release, so he will now await trial in ‘freedom’.

Thanks so much to all those who, one way or another, have supported this struggle. We […]

Mexico City: Solidarity intervention across several embassies on September 28th

In the context of the days of mobilization and international solidarity with comrades kidnapped all over the world, from the 21st to the 30th of September, an anti-repression march was called on Friday noon, September 28th in Mexico City.

The anarchist demo paid a visit to embassies of various States where comrades are incarcerated, as […]

La Paz, Bolivia: Communiqué by Henry Zegarrundo, who is being held in pretrial detention in San Pedro prison

Terror seeks to impose itself through prosecution, repression and incarceration for those of us who break through its ideology of fear, an ideology reinforced by the ‘communication’ media, an ideology reinforced by those who slavishly accept it whether they disagree or not.

Power seeks the SOCIAL DEATH through incarceration, seeks to diminish an individual through […]

Bristol Anarchist Black Cross, July 2012: International prisoner list & Revolutionary prisoners in $hile

Pdf – free download with the list of revolutionary prisoners that remain kidnapped by the $hilean State, translated by Mexico ABC and released by Bristol ABC in July 2012. The original list, which includes Mapuche political prisoners, was last updated in May 2012 and is constantly updated at Liberación Total due to the prisoners’ […]

Mexico: Joint communiqué from anarchist collectives and organizations in solidarity with Mario López “the Gut”

“Solidarity is the heart of the struggle against Power – Freedom to Mario Antonio López Hernández”

Word as a means of unifying tendencies. Action as a means of reestablishing principles in practical life. —Práxedis G. Guerrero

July 2nd, 2012

In the early hours of June 27th, there was an explosion at the […]

Mexico: Recent information about the anarchist comrade Mario López Hernández

June 29th, 2012: Having been seriously injured with burns on his arm and leg by an accidental explosion from an incendiary device, the comrade is currently being treated in the Rubén Leñero General Hospital, in Mexico City. He has been given skin grafts on both his arm and leg, with a damaged artery […]