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[Portugal] Means and purposes different, no enemies in common

With regard to the guerrillas in Kurdistan and its propaganda as well as the calls for an anti-fascist struggle in common between leftists and anarchists, it is necessary to make clear the distinction between anarchists and leftists:

We are libertarians, they are authoritarian. We are anti-statists, they are in favor of the state (evidently theirs); […]

[Portugal] Multiform combat against global tyranny, irreducibility to the advance of state terrorism

[International solidarity week with anarchist prisoners – August 23 to 30, 2017]

Multiform combat against global tyranny, irreducibility to the advance of state terrorism

In Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Peru, Brazil, Mexico, Bolivia, Paraguay, Greece, Turkey, Syria, USA, Venezuela, Germany, Poland, Russia, India or China – as in Portugal or any other part of the world […]

[Portugal] Callout for solidarity with anarchists accused in Aachen bank robbery cases

Solidarity with anarchists arrested during investigation into several bank robberies in Aachen, Germany

Over the past weeks, various persons have been arrested in Spain and the Netherlands under orders of the German criminal police. A person has been extradited to Germany, another is held in the Netherlands. The investigation is related to various bank robberies […]

Lisbon, Portugal: Actions in solidarity with Mónica and Francisco – March 2016

On March 24th 2016, at about 17:30, a gathering was held outside the Consulate General of Spain in Lisbon to protest the parody trial against Mónica Caballero and Francisco Solar, anarchists held captive by the Spanish State since November 2013. The gathering was attended by nearly two dozen antiauthoritarians and anarchists. Texts and […]

Lisbon, Portugal: Gathering 24/03 at the Spanish consulate in solidarity with Mónica and Francisco

NEITHER GUILTY NOR INNOCENT

For the State, terrorists are those that endanger its interests. Fed up with this reality of fear, corruption, police abuses, media manipulation, some decide not to give up, and fight. For this they are persecuted.

Thursday 24th March at 17:30 Consulate General of Spain 3, Salitre St., Lisbon

We gather to […]

Porto, Portugal: Poster in solidarity with anarchist prisoners

English translation received March 17th 2016:

SOLIDARITY WITH THE ONES THAT FIGHT WITHOUT BEING AFRAID OF DARKNESS…

Despite the image that is painted, this society is not a neutral and paradisaical form of human organization. Its core is crossed by a multiplicity of power relations, of exploitation and domination.

In this […]

Athens: Solidarity with the C.O.S.A squat in Portugal, threatened with eviction

The C.O.S.A squat in the city of Setúbal, which had its 15th anniversary this month, has received an eviction threat. (See statement by Some Rebellious Voices in Portuguese, Greek, Italian and Spanish.)

During the night of October 20th 2015, and as a first response to this bad news, we hung a solidarity banner at the […]

International coordinated actions in solidarity with Evi Statiri (on hunger strike since 14/9)

Between the 12th and 17th of September 2015, some participants in the network of Contra Info carried out a series of actions in solidarity with Evi Statiri, prisoner in struggle in Greece, who has undergone hunger strike since September 14th, demanding an end to the preventive detention that was imposed on her six months ago.

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From Portugal to Greece, strength to prisoners in struggle

On Wednesday, March 18th 2015, we went out to the streets to express our solidarity with the struggle of hunger strikers in Greek prisons. We placed a banner at the ferryboat quay of Cacilhas area in the city of Almada, reading: “Strength prisoners in Greece. Fire to the prisons! (A)”

Flyers (1, 2) were […]

Portugal: Solidarity gathering at the Spanish embassy in Lisbon

“Gag Law is a return to fascism” – “Freedom for Pandora case prisoners”

On December 29th, 2014, at about 6pm, people in solidarity with the anarchists arrested in “Operation Pandora” gathered in front of the Spanish embassy in Lisbon. Cops were present during the action, protecting the building, and several police vans were stationed […]

Lisbon: An act of solidarity with Nikos Maziotis and Antonis Stamboulos, imprisoned anarchists in Greece

Late in the evening of November 24th, 2014, a banner in solidarity with the fighters in Greece was placed in Rossio Square, in the city centre of Lisbon, and leaflets were distributed to passersby and disseminated also in hangouts of anarchist culture.

The banner reads: “Solidarity with the fighters in Greece. Nikos Maziotis – Antonis […]

Portugal: Subversive editions exhibition in Lisbon

Mostra de Edições Subversivas

From 26 to 28 September 2014 @ BOESG library in Santos, Lisbon

Contact: mostrededicoesubversivas(at)riseup.net

Lisbon: Intervention for a free public transport

On Wednesday, March 19th, a gathering under the motto “Open your eyes and combat the capitalist fraud! We want free public transport for everyone!” took place in the Campo Grande metro station in Lisbon.

The initial call made by the Lisbon Nucleus of AIT-SP (International Workers’ Association-Portuguese Section) was embraced by many people, as a […]

Portugal: António Ferreira de Jesus – In remembrance of an indomitable

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Text in Portuguese (December 2013). Archive material here.

Portugal: Spanish consulate attacked in Porto

The Spanish consulate in Porto was paint-bombed in solidarity with women in Spain.

FREE ABORTION!

Setúbal, Portugal: A small tribute to the irreducible anarchist António Ferreira [1940–2013]

Portugal: Comrade António Ferreira de Jesus passed away

With great sadness we report that on Wednesday, November 6th, our comrade António Ferreira de Jesus passed away. A rebel, a libertarian and a fighter for decades inside prisons, António had recently reached his 73 years, and had only been out of jail for the last year and a half. He had been sick for […]

Aveiro, Portugal: Tribute to Pavlos Fyssas

‘Cops, TV, neo-Nazis, all scum work together’

‘Pavlos Fyssas, antifa killed by neo-Nazi knife – Not a step back’

‘The more silence is imposed, the more our voices scream’

Action in the city of Aveiro in honour of Pavlos Fyssas, antifa comrade killed in Athens following an ambush by fascists of the […]

Lisbon, Portugal: Action in solidarity to anarchist hunger striker Kostas Sakkas in Greece

On Thursday the 27th of June 2013, during a protest march in the city centre of Lisbon in the context of the general strike launched by trade unions in Portugal, we held an interevention of solidarity with anarchist Kostas Sakkas, prisoner in Greece (since December 2010). The comrade has started […]

Portugal: From Lisbon with love!

Graffiti in solidarity with the comrades raided and arrested in Brussels.

The slogan reads: “Our passion for freedom will turn their world INTO ASHES! Solidarity with the anarchists from Brussels!”

Setúbal, Portugal: Reportback from MayDay

Nearly 120 persons participated in the anti-authoritarian and anti-capitalist demonstration in the city of Setúbal. This was the 4th year in a row that comrades from various libertarian tendencies marched in the streets of Setúbal, in order to vindicate MayDay and promote the fight against the State/Capital.

In 2011, comrades actively resisted the detention […]

Portugal: Two events with Contra Info in solidarity to anarchist prisoners in Greece

In the context of diffusion of factual solidarity with anarchist prisoners in the Greek dungeons, on Saturday, April 27th, 2013, we meet at the Centro de Cultura Libertária, an anarchist space in Cacilhas, Almada, by 4pm, where there will be discussion and benefit vegan kitchen.

On Monday, […]

Porto, Portugal: “Repression is the fear of the powerful”

Reclaim your freedom and resist collectively against the repressive State! Fascism shall not pass! Solidarity!

click on photo to read the solidarity text by CasaViva

Lisbon, Portugal: Reportback from an anti-authoritarian protest in solidarity with the Greek squats, the NO TAV movement and the ZAD occupation (26.1.2013)

Last Saturday, January 26th, between 2.30pm and 6pm, there was an anti-authoritarian protest against capitalism, fascism and repression, in solidarity with the comrades from Greece and the entire world, and in support of liberated spaces held in Lisbon.

The communiqué specifically dealt with the frontal attack of the Greek State against the anti-authoritarian movement; […]

Lisbon, Portugal: Solidarity with Villa Amalias (Athens)

‘From Athens to Lisbon, revolution now’

During the international day of antifa action (19.1.2013) comrades demonstrated their solidarity with Villa Amalias squat and antifascists in Greece at the central square Camões in Lisbon.

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