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Mexican prisons: Fernando Bárcenas, Abraham Cortés, Luis Fernando Sotelo and Miguel Peralta initiated days of anti-prison struggle

Since September 28th 2016, the imprisoned compañeros Fernando Bárcenas, Abraham Cortés (in Mexico City’s Reclusorio Norte) and Luis Fernando Sotelo (in Mexico City’s Reclusorio Sur) have undertaken hunger strike, while Miguel Peralta (in Oaxaca’s Cuicatlán prison) abstains from prison meals.

Their joint struggle, marking three years since the imprisonment of Abraham Cortés (on October 2nd […]

Mexico City: Explosive attack against the company Sacmag de México

After midnight…

On May 4th 2016, we placed an explosive device comprised of dynamite and gas that detonated in the offices of Sacmag de México. Yes, it was us…

For the diffusion cell of the Informal Feminist Commando of Antiauthoritarian Action (COFIAA) Ana ‘the black butterfly’

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Mexico City: Actions in solidarity with imprisoned comrades

Received February 3rd along with the image: On the 31st January we coordinated two actions of solidarity with prisoners. Not solely in solidarity with anarchist prisoners but with all who have been and are incarcerated by the state or who are escaping that vile oppression.

We carried out two simultaneous actions. We dropped banners in […]

Mexico: Incendiary device in parking lot of Xochimilco Borough Building (in response to Black December)

The night of December 1st we decided to sneak into their entrails of concrete, penetrate their temples and wander about, filled with love for chaos and the destruction of this ENTIRE world, we left an incendiary device in the parking lot of the Xochimilco borough building likewise we make clear our stance against […]

Nuclear Sciences Institute of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and Computational Research Centre of the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) attacked

Two targets were attacked in Mexico City before the dark moon:

– Monday, October 5th: During the night, we placed a handmade explosive device at the entrance of the Nuclear Sciences Institute (ICN) of the UNAM, right in the middle of the University City. While the guards were listening to cumbia music, we sneaked in […]

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 […]

Mexico City: Incendiary attack against a Banamex bank branch

June 12th, after midnight.

Using a simple weapon we decided to attack against the Banamex bank branch located at the junction of Sullivan Avenue and the inner-city motorway Circuito Interior, in the heart of the city. We stood right in front of their vigilance system: patrol cars that move around surveilling the avenue one after […]

Mexico City: Telecommunications infrastructure sabotaged in solidarity with the compas in Greece

April 5th. Mexico City.

Today someone will wake up, and as every other morning before anything else they will check their facebook account or some other virtual media developed to exert a major control over us, over our activities; to turn our forms of interaction into mere algorithms used for continuing to feed their capitalist […]

Mexican prisons: Open letter of Amélie Pelletier and Fallon Poisson, February 14, 2015 (corrected)

On February 14 there will be an event in the museo de la tolerancia[*] that aims to raise money for political prisoners and anarchists.

Being in prison we have little information about the event.

We don’t know who is organizing it, but we know our names appear on the list of prisoners for whom the […]

Mexico City: Anarchist Mario González acquitted on all charges and released from prison!

In the early hours of October 31st, 2014, Mario finally walked out of prison. All false accusations against the comrade were dismissed. His freedom is certainly a triumph achieved through the solidarity expressed for over a year in countless ways in different parts of the world.

Freedom for all kidnapped by the State!

Freedom to […]

Mexico City: Bank branches attacked in solidarity with Mario, Carlos, Fernando and Abraham

A gesture of solidarity…

On the night of October 12th we used stones, slingshots and Molotov cocktails to sabotage two banking entities in Iztapalapa delegation of Mexico City.

Revolutionary solidarity is how we also show our support to the imprisoned comrades on hunger strike since the 1st [until the 17th] of October by attacking those […]

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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Mexican prisons: Update on the health situation of 4 anarchists on hunger strike

Since October 1st, 2014, four anarchist prisoners in different penitentiaries of Mexico City are on indefinite hunger strike: Carlos López Marín (“El Chivo”, held in the Eastern Prison), Mario González (in the Tepepan Medical Tower) and Fernando Bárcenas and Abraham Cortés Ávila (in the Northern Prison). You may read a common statement of the comrades […]

Mexico City: Explosive solidarity with anarchist prisoners

As part of activities in solidarity with prisoners, we decided to attack those who have collaborated in the detention of several of our comrades. The espionage work carried out by the security bodies of the university in collaboration with the Mexican judicial system is all too known.

In relation to the events that occurred in […]

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 […]

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 […]

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: Prison addresses of anarchists Amélie, Fallon and Carlos, incarcerated since the 5th of January 2014

You may send solidarity letters to Amélie, Fallon and Carlos at the following addresses.

Amélie Trudeau / Fallon Rouiller Centro Femenil de Reinserción Social Santa Martha Acatitla Calzada Ermita, Iztapalapa No 4037, Colonia Santa Martha Acatitla Delegación Iztapalapa, C.P. 09560, Ciudad de México, D.F. México Carlos López Marín Reclusorio Preventivo Oriente Calle Reforma #50, Col. […]

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: Disappearance of comrade Gustavo Rodriguez

Comrades, we will try to be as brief and objective as possible.

As of late evening of December 29th, 2013, last day of the Informal Anarchic Days/International Anarchist Symposium, and until today (December 31st), anarchist comrade Gustavo Rodriguez Romero is still missing.

On the evening of the 29th, at approximately 7.30pm, comrade Gustavo left the […]

Mexico City: Letter of prisoner Mario González, on hunger strike since October 8th, 2013

To all the ungovernable in the world To all solidarity organizations To free media To the people in general

I have maintained a hunger strike for 51 days, and first I want to thank all those who have shown solidarity in various different ways with the struggle for my freedom. Today, from my […]

Nezahualcóyotl, Mexico: Incendiary attack in solidarity with Mario González, prisoner on hunger strike since October 8th, 2013

In the early hours of Thursday, October 31st, we placed an incendiary device at a patrol car of the Mexico State Police (former State Security Agency) which was situated on one side of a police facility, located on Texcoco Avenue in Nezahualcóyotl of EdoMex. The homemade device did the job just fine.

Our aim was […]