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London: Info Night Event in Solidarity with the anarchist communist Tasos Theofilou

“Concrete and wires prevail everywhere. Looking out from the window of my cell, behind the bar, I see a piece of sky decorated with some barbed wire.” Tasos Theofilou

Join us on Friday 18th of November for our info night event in solidarity with the anarchist communist Tasos Theofilou who is currently in prison, after […]

Exarchia: Info event with a comrade from London – Athens Polytechnic School 07/07

London: Resistance against Immigration Raids & Perspectives of Rebellion

DISCUSSION | Thursday July 7th at 20:00, Gini building Athens Polytechnic School (entrance from Stournari St.), Exarchia

Themistokleous 58 squat & anarchist counter-info sites Rabble LDN and Contra info

Moving towards the next ‘Fire On The Horizon’

To begin with we are not interested in long introductions, we are against over worded texts that reek of posturing and not enough praxis!

The project ‘Fire on the Horizon’ will speak for itself, disseminating counter-info that is about & related to the conflict against the prison island. To incite, to open eyes, to reach […]

UK: 4 new releases from green anarchist zine Return Fire (PDFs)

Just now we’ve sent out the PDF versions of our recent releases, for downloading and printing (for past issues, see 325). To summarise, there’s the full length edition of Return Fire vol.3 (Winter 2015-2016), full of news, theory, poetry and antagonism (download 48MB pdf here; in low-res here); a companion piece consisting of our […]

UK: Nights Against Borders in South London, starting 17 April

No Border Nights Films and discussion on struggles against the borders.

3rd Sunday of each month starting 17 April @ The Field, New Cross. 385 Queens Road SE14 5HD.

discussion – music – vegan food – film – reports from the borders

The first in a series of monthly South London […]

London: Holding Space – Eviction Resistance at the squatted Hope and Anchor

Squatters in Mornington Crescent successfully resisted a second eviction attempt on Wednesday. In another show of strength and solidarity by London squatters, thirty to forty people turned out against the bailiffs. Banners were dropped opposing the Housing Bill and evictions ‘from London to Calais’ after the recent squat eviction in the French city. Security contractors […]

[UK] SLAP! Squatters of London Action Paper Issue 3

Issue three of Squatters of London Action Paper in pdf format (1mb).

Click here for Issue 1 & 2.

[UK] Women and Trans* Week of Action Against the Prison Industrial Complex / Aduniad Menywod a Phobl Trans* yn erbyn y cyd-berthynas diwydiannol carchar

Prisons destroy lives. The British Government intend to build 9 new mega prisons by 2020, while more & more women and trans* folk are caged and brutalised in our prison system. The enormous weight of supporting loved ones in prisons is carried by us who emotionally, financially and practically labour to support people in prison […]

Bristol, UK: Direct action by Avon Gorge sabotage group “Sand In The Gears”

Received March 21st 2016:

Attacking UK’s coal transport system – Severing the lines that feed the machine

Severing the lines that feed the machine is not impossible. When people take up civil uprising in the UK, if people are able to shove their obligations to one side to open up an avenue, they mainly […]

SLAP! Squatters of London Action Paper Issue 2

Issue two of Squatters of London Action Paper in pdf format.

Click here for Issue 1.

UK: “Smarter Prison? – call for war on the technology multinationals” publication from Return Fire

Submitted to Return Fire in the last month of 2015, as part of the challenge to create diverse Black December activities. Return Fire take full responsibility for delaying publication while we awaited corrections, which we now amended into the text and formated for release. Big love from our trench to the comrades standing […]

Squatters of London Action Paper (SLAP!) First Issue

Squatters of London Action Paper (SLAP!) is a new London freesheet for squat news, actions, history and events. Paper copies soon available at Freedom Bookshop in Whitechapel and 56a Infoshop in Elephant and Castle. (Read Slap! First issue pdf)

Scotland: ATMs sabotaged in the wider area of Edinburgh [updated]

Scotland, Edinburgh, 22/12/2015:

At night of the 22/12 I sabotaged 3 ATMs in the wider area of Edinburgh. I used polyurethane foam to block all entrances and exits. This material expands and becomes solid after some time. In this way I attack the walls of my civilized existence. Wildness doesn’t exist in the ghost of […]

London: New Year’s Eve noise demo

31st December 2015, NYE Prisoner solidarity demonstration beginning at 8pm Pentonville, then moves onto 9.30pm Holloway

START ADDRESS: HMP Pentonville, Caledonian Rd, London N7 8TT

BRING NOISE MAKERS

This is also in support of the call for a Black December

London ABC

Black December Everywhere

This post will be constantly updated with the latest info & related links | Tag

Timelines also in Greek, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese

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London Antifa Solidarity Tour – Financial support of prosecuted comrade in Kavala, Greece

[Kavala, Greece] London Antifa Solidarity Tour / Talk + Social

Saturday December 5th 7pm – 11pm LARC 62 Fieldgate Street London E1 1ES

We will be asking for donations at the door.

London Anti-Fascists are organising a short tour with a comrade from Kavala, Greece to raise awareness and solidarity for their struggle against fascists […]

London: Latest communique by Squatters and Homeless Autonomy (SHA)

Received November 14th:

Against Apolitical Squatting

Coming to Terms

In Camden, an eight-month squat is evicted by pigs and three are arrested under Section 144, the 2012 ban on residential squatting. A man in a SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL SQUAT t-shirt waits for NELSN to forward a text. Two arrive from a council-estate squat […]

London: Report of action by No Fixed Abode Anti-Fascists

Remember Przychodnia: Fight Fascism, Patriotism and Militarism!

November 11th, on Armistice Day, No Fixed Abode Anti-Fascists took the steps of Euston War Memorial against patriotism and for solidarity with anti-fascist and anti-militarist struggle.

Two years ago on this day, the Przychodnia squat in Warsaw successfully resisted an attack by neo-fascists on the ‘March for Independence’. […]

[London] A song for imprisoned comrade Tasos Theofilou

via ASF LDN – Anarchists in Solidarity (original description in Greek):

“Night has fallen with no moon, it also got dark inside Yedi,* and yet, one palikari is unable to fall asleep.

Who knows what he’s waiting for from evening till morning at the narrow window that illuminates the cell…

The door opens, the […]

London Anarchist Bookfair on Saturday 24th October

The 34th London Anarchist Bookfair will showcase anarchist ideas from around the world and across the UK. As usual it’s not just books. Thousands of Anarchists will gather to discuss everything from Austerity and , Housing to Migration or Workplace Orgainsing. Anarchists from around the world including Greece, Kurdistan, Spain, Czech Republic, USA and the […]

London: The Anarchist Struggle Against Prisons In Greece (Event)

Saturday 4th July at the Elephant & Castle Social Centre in London

Schedule 7: Important advice for activists travelling to and from the UK

Bristol Defendant Solidarity have published some important advice for activists travelling to/from the UK on our blog.

We have recently supported a number of people stopped and questioned at airports under “Schedule 7”, many of whom did not know their rights. As such we would be grateful if you would share this with your members, […]

Welsh translation of direct action communiqué against Wrexham mega-prison construction site

Gweithredu Uniongyrchol yn erbyn carchar enfawr Wrecsam

Dydd Sul 17fed Mai 2015:

Neithiwr bu gweithred ar safle ail garchar fwyaf Ewrop sydd yn cael ei hadeiladu ar stad diwydiannol yn Wrecsam, Gogledd Cymru. Fe fydd y carchar enfawr hwn, os caiff ei hadeiladu, yn caethiwo mwy na 2100 o fodau dynol ar unrhyw un adeg.

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Wales: Action against the construction of a mega-prison in Wrexham

Sunday 17th May 2015:

Last night an action took place at the site of Europe’s second largest prison in construction on Wrexham Industrial Estate in North Wales. The mega-prison, if built, will cage more than 2100 human beings at any one time.

Multiple large diggers and construction equipment had their engines destroyed. Slogans were sprayed […]

Bristol, UK: Solidarity with anarchist prisoner Emma Sheppard

On February 24th, 2015, anarchist prisoner Emma Sheppard was sentenced to 2 years imprisonment at Bristol Crown Court for “committing criminal damage recklessly endangering life.” The charge relates to damage of police cars in the Bristol area.

Emma can receive cards, stamps and stationery.

Please write letters of solidarity to: Emma Sheppard A7372DJ HMP Send, […]