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[Montreal] For the proliferation of the balade: some thoughts on the anti-police demo in Hochelag’ – April 14th 2016

After having participated in what was called as a demo against the police in Hochelaga on Thursday April 14th, we had the urge to share some reflections outside of our living rooms (towards yours perhaps?).

First off, we were fucking excited to see a flyer circulate that was calling for a neighborhood demo in Hochelag’. We […]

Quebec, Canada: New Year’s Eve fireworks at Joliette women’s prison in Lanaudière

In the evening of December 31st, we went to the federal women’s prison in Joliette (the only prison for women with sentences exceeding 2 years, in so-called Québec), in Lanaudière region. We held two banners with the inscriptions: ‘The love for freedom makes us enemies of authority’ and ‘Freedom is our absolute weapon’. We shot […]

Montreal, Quebec: The Black Bloc Takes Back the Streets

See also: Don’t need a strike to revolt against the State: report-back from the December 18th night demo

On the night of Wednesday December 9, a demonstration against austerity took the streets of Montreal, under the banner “Our Struggle Is Not Negotiable“. Québec’s public sector had held a general strike earlier the same day, […]

Black December Everywhere

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Timelines also in Greek, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese

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Cyber-world: Vivisection laboratory website defaced by the ALF and taken offline

The 7th September 2015, a vivisection laboratory website was sabotaged by using the technique of “deface”. It was entered to the website server and some of their directories were modified. The result was a more realistic image about what the laboratory does and a message we hope never forgot.

Because we don’t care about the excuses […]

Montreal: Sabotage against university research labs

Note of Contra Info: We publish this communiqué as we received, hoping that the insects did not suffer retaliation.

On the morning of April 24th, 2015, we released hundreds of crickets in the Macdonald Engineering Building of McGill University, with the goal that they would spread and disrupt operations in multiple labs involved in technological development […]

Montreal, Canada: Solidarity with hunger strikers in Greece

On April 8th, a banner reading “Solidarité avec les prisonniers en grève de la faim en Grèce. Que vive l’anarchie (Solidarity with prisoners on hunger strike in Greece. Long live anarchy)” was dropped along with flyers bearing the following text:

Solidarity from Montreal

Today, we paid homage to those prisoners in Greece who are on hunger strike […]

Montreal, Canada: International call for solidarity actions against repression at the University of Quebec

On April 8th 2015, security guards with the help of the SPVM (Montreal City police force) arrested 21 people at the University of Quebec, Canada.

International call for solidarity actions – 13th-17th April 2015 Against repression at the University of Quebec (UQAM) and everywhere

On March 21st 2015, students from Quebec (Canada) […]

Montreal, so-called Canada: AIA retaliates in solidarity with Demilitarize McGill

In the evening hours of March 24 2015, we slashed the tires of a McGill security division SUV and attacked the James Admin. building with flying chunks of concrete, vanishing quickly thereafter into the darkness of night.

We claim responsibility for this latest attack in retaliation to the University’s profiling, surveillance and harassment of students and […]

Montreal, Canada: AIA disrupts presentation featuring McGill weapons researcher

On Wednesday night, February 25th, we pulled the fire alarm in the Macdonald Engineering building of McGill university, disrupting the presentation of professor Andrew Higgins, a McGill weapons researcher, as a minimum gesture of sabotage and revolt against the University’s ongoing complicity in colonization and imperialist warfare.

This action was simple, required little planning and zero […]

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 @6PM No bigots, […]

Solidarity zine in English with letters and communiqués about Amélie, Fallon, and Carlos (the 5E3 anarchist prisoners in Mexico City)

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(…) Perhaps the words of Fallon, Amélie, and Carlos will inspire you to build friendships based on trust and affinity, to have each others’ backs, and to translate your own rage against the world of prisons and police and borders into actions. As Carlos “El Chivo” wrote, “I know that […]

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

Updates here and there

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Montreal, Canada: Flyposting in memory of Pavlos Fyssas

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Montréal: New Year’s Eve anti-prison demo at Tanguay and Bordeaux prisons

Over 50 people gathered in Montréal to carry on the tradition of anti-prison noise demos at prisons on the New Year. The demo assembled at the designated meeting place and took to the streets behind a banner reading “Pour un monde sans patrons, ni flics, ni prisons” (for a world without bosses, nor cops, nor […]

North America: Combustion Books now free to anarchist prisoners

Combustion Books, an anarchist publishing collective based out of New York City, announced that they are making everything they publish or distribute (like titles from Strangers in a Tangled Wilderness) available for free to anarchist prisoners in North America. Get the details here.

All profits received from “These Burning Streets” will be passed along to imprisoned […]

Tenerife, Spanish State: “Your ears have walls and your walls have ears”

We shall burn the university down, solidarity with the students in Canada.

CeCe freedom. Death to transphobia and racism.

They’re killing us and calling it a crisis.

In an effort to keep up actions in solidarity with the Contra Info callout, new slogans have […]

Callout for solidarity with Montréal social unrest —circulate widely!

“You can cut down all of the flowers but you cannot stop the spring” —poster circulating around the strike

THE LAWS On Friday, May 18th, 2012, two new laws came into effect in Montréal. Their purpose is to stifle the anti-capitalist revolt that has emerged from the student strike that began in this province […]

Montréal, KKKanada: Call out for an anti-capitalist/anarchist May Day

Three posters for an anti-capitalist/anarchist demo on May 1st, 2012, one calling for a general social strike on May Day, another by anonymous anarchists, and a third by the Convergence of Anti-Capitalist Struggles (CLAC-Montréal).

read also Anarchist contingent, Montréal, May Day 2012

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Montréal, KKKanada: Riot against the “Plan Nord”

A demonstration against the neo-colonial project “Plan Nord” (North Plan), which seeks to exploit to a maximum extent the minerals in Québec’s northernmost territories for the profit of mining companies, has turned into a street battle between insurgents and riot police, with an intensity and length rarely seen in Montréal.

Gathering about 2,000 people including indigenous […]

Montréal, KKKanada: Police violence and retaliation in the context of the general student strike movement

Since the last February14th, a vast strike movement is shaking the post-secondary studies sector (colleges and universities) in the province of Québec. This general strike movement, mostly lead by a left-wing coalition of student unions – the CLASSE (French acronym for Broad Coalition of the Association for Student Syndicalist Solidarity) – has set itself, as […]