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[Themistokleous 58 squat] Demonstration in memory of Shahzad Luqman in Petralona

On the 3-year anniversary of the assassination of Shahzad Luqman, we participate in the demonstration on Saturday 16/1 at 12:00 in Merkouri Square in Ano Petralona, Athens.

-We gather at 11am in front of Themistokleous 58 squat in Exarchia to go there together.

Themistokleous 58 squat

Lille, France: Support action to the blocking of Nantes’ ring-road

Against the Ayrault-port of Notre Dame Des Landes. Vinci, out of our lives. [Jean-Marc] Ayrault was the former Mayor of Nantes and subsequently Prime Minister

Saturday 9th January:

At this very moment in Lille a day/evening is being held of support to the ZAD of Notre Dame des Landes and the inhabitants that face […]

Toulouse, France: Solidarity fireworks for the New Year

On the night of December 31st to January 1st, fireworks erupted in front of the Cornebarrieu administrative detention centre and in front of the Seysse detention centre, in solidarity with the prisoners.

(Self-deprecation on:) During an incandescent night, pyrotechnic devices took off, to open a breach in the existent and briefly brighten the sad sky of […]

Belgium: Solidarity gathering in front of Namur prison, December 31st

In the evening of the 31st, a group of people demonstrated their solidarity towards all those incarcerated outside the prison in Namur [the capital of Wallonia]. Phrases such as “guard executioner” or “fire to the prisons” were inscribed on the walls of the jail. Fireworks as well as smoke bombs were fired, which didn’t fail […]

Paris: New Year’s solidarity with those locked up

Vincennes Detention Centre burning during rebellion of 2008

On the evening of New Year’s, fireworks and shouts of freedom were hurled over the walls of Vincennes detention centre, Fresnes prison and Fleury-Mérogis women’s prison.

On the inside, prisoners responded with enthusiasm in a joyful racket.

The next day, a small gathering and fireworks in front […]

Marseille, France: New Years in front of Baumettes Prison

Firecrackers, fireworks and solidarity for the prisoners

For the evening of New Years, at midnight we were around thirty people in front of Baumettes Prison, to throw firecrackers, fireworks and shout our solidarity towards the people incarcerated.

We distinctly heard the women in the women’s prison, as well as the men based in the exterior buildings.

Freedom for all! […]

Besançon, France: Fireworks in solidarity with prisoners for the new year transition

In the evening of Thursday 31st December, a little after 10pm, a group of people went to Besançon’s prison known as La Butte [“The Mound”; in the Butte neighbourhood] to express solidarity with the prisoners.

Whilst elsewhere hypocritical wishes for the new year were exchanged, fireworks and firecrackers broke a little of the ambient monotony early […]

Netherlands: Black December demonstration in Amsterdam

On Wednesday 23rd of December there was a demo in the city center of Amsterdam for a black december. It passed through the epicentre of consumerism with slogans such as “Against normality and apathy, long live anarchy”. Thousands of flyers were spread, shopfacades were painted.

reportback in Greek included here

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, […]

Volos, Greece: Introducing the anarcha-feminist group Femanifesta

On December 6th 2015, during the demonstration in the city of Volos, the anarcha-feminist group Femanifesta unfolded a banner reading “Discipline is over – Life becomes magical”, threw flyers, and chanted mainly but not only feminist slogans.

In this nation, where all men were born levendes [“stouthearted”], feminism is the stones we hurl […]

[Greece / Cyprus] December 6th demonstrations and riots

December 6th demonstrations marking the seventh anniversary of the killing of Alexandros Grigoropoulos were held in various Greek cities, such as Thessaloniki, Komotini, Ioannina, Karditsa, Lamia, Volos, Larissa, Trikala, Agrinio, Patras, Kalamata, Heraklion & Rethymno (Crete Island), Mytilini (Lesvos Island), and central Athens, but also in Limassol, Cyprus.

The main banner in Trikala read: “Onward for […]

Paris: Callout for medics during COP21

A few people in Paris are working on making sure there will be a medic space during the COP21, and on facilitating communication amongst medic teams and with the groups who will be present at the different actions.

The general idea is to be able to coordinate as well as possible between different teams present according […]

Greece: Rage in the streets of central Athens

November 12th rioting:

Riots broke out in the streets of central Athens on November 12th 2015, day of general strike. Before the morning demonstration, hooded protesters chased a team of uniformed cops who were patrolling on foot near the Archeological Museum, in Patission Street, and beat up at least one of the pigs. Just after Omonoia […]

Athens: Reportback from demo in defense of Epavli Kouvelou squat in Maroussi

On Monday morning (November 9th 2015), at 05:30, the Epavli Kouvelou squat was struck by bomb attack. The result of that murderous attack was that nearby houses and shops suffered heavy material damage, while some damage was caused to the main entrance of the squat itself.

What is shocking, however, is not the material damage caused […]

Paris: International Call out against COP21

Against the COP21: Everyone in Paris!

From November 28 to December 12 we will fight against the COP21 held in Paris.

195 governments and countless business leaders will gather to decide useless measures in order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. In fact , all they will discuss is the reasonable amount of pollution industries […]

Basel: Demonstration against militarization, deportations, nations and borders

On the evening of friday September 18th, around 400 people walked from Claraplatz to the deportation prison “Bässlergut” in a demonstration against the military exercise “Conex15” and to show our solidarity to the prisoners. When the demonstration arrived there, about 60 riot-cops were waiting to protect the prison. From the outside we could hear the […]

Wuppertal: Autonomous May 1st demonstration

Around 300 participants gathered at approximately 2pm in front of the Autonomous Centre in Wuppertal for the twenty-ninth May 1st demonstration since 1986. Many felt that the turnout was disappointing, because this year’s demo was primarily dedicated to sending out solidarity towards the victim of a recent fascist knife attack.

In the small hours of […]

Besançon, France: Down with the walls of Fortress Europe (and all states)

Saturday 25th April 2015, a few people gathered at place pasteur in response to the death of hundreds of refugees on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea last weekend. A banner saying “Down with the walls of Europe – No Border No Nation” was hung over the barriers of Passages Pasteur and remained for the […]

Wuppertal: Call for 1st May demonstration (poster)

The poster reads:

Out in the streets for an autonomous 1st May 2015!

Refugees welcome! Autonomous Centre at Gathe stays!

Whether Pegida (“patriotic europeans against islamisation of the occident”), HoGeSa (“hooligans against salafists”), Nazis, or a mob of citizens – confront racist agitation! Get involved in the social question and develop autonomous perspectives! For the social revolution!

2pm […]

Thessaloniki: Protest march in solidarity with prisoners in struggle

Abolition of antiterrorist laws – DNA legislation – anti-hoodie law – type C prisons ~ Release of Savvas Xiros ~ Solidarity with the hunger strikers (since 2/3)

Your democracy reeks of fascism

Fire to the banks

On Saturday March 21st, the Assembly of Anarchists against the Special Conditions of […]

Modern video from Frankfurt (18.3.2015)

Enjoy the smashy smashy footage!

Istanbul: Anarchist solidarity to the hunger strikers in Greek prisons

Today [21.3.2015] in Kadıköy, we marched in solidarity with prisoners in Greek prisons, who have been on hunger strike since March 2nd and who fast to their death. During the march, we chanted slogans: “Destroy Prisons, Free the Prisoners”, “Wage Slavery System will end with anarchy”, “Greetings to the comrades who are fighting […]

Athens: Demo in solidarity with the hunger strikers in Greek prisons

On Tuesday evening, March 17th, a demo in solidarity with hunger strikers in Greek prisons was held in downtown Athens. The march of around 1,500-2,000 people started from Monastiraki Square, passed through Athinas and Stadiou Streets, Syntagma Square and ended at Propylaea. After the end of the demo barricades were erected around Exarchia, clashes erupted […]

Athens: First action within ‘We Break the Fear, We Go out in the Streets’ campaign

On Saturday, March 7th 2015, in the context of We Break the Fear, We Go out in the Streets campaign in Athens, the ‘Assembly of immigrants and solidarians of ASOEE’ organised a mikrofoniki in Amerikis Square. The PA’s gathering was well attended, mostly by immigrants who live in the area. A spontaneous demo of about […]

From Greece to Pakistan, struggle in memory of Shehzad Luqman

SHEHZAD LUQMAN PRESENT: IN OUR HEARTS, IN OUR STREETS, IN OUR WEAPONS. NEITHER FORGET NOR FORGIVE.

Combat and memory for the dead migrants // Not even an inch of land for the fascists // The revolted have no fatherland // From Greece to France, we smash racism and xenophobia