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About the Enough Info-Café in times of the #coronavirus Part 4: “An inspiring week”

Wuppertal. Germany. A fourth statement by some of the Enough Info-Café in times of the coronavirus. As expected not everybody liked our previous statement. But that wasn’t really surprising. In the past week we started a mutual aid project with the Cars of Hope collective and it went pretty well.

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#Philippines: An Anarchist Opposition to the Anti-Terror Act and the Terrorism of the State

Philippines. A statement by Bandilang Itim, Pirate Studio Space, Mutual Aid Solidarity Project and Safehouse Infoshop.

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From #Chile to #Minneapolis: An Open Letter – Global Solidarity with the Rebellion against Police and White Supremacy

Below, we present a letter from anarchist participants in la primera línea, the “first line” of the powerful social movements that broke out in Chile in late 2019. Expressing solidarity with the demonstrators responding to the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and countless other Black people, they relate their experiences in the uprising in Chile and discuss the challenges facing movements for social change today. At the end, they include an English translation of a guide from Chile for dealing with tear gas and other threats during demonstrations.

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20 Union demands – Picket in #Burlington #VT June 9

Vermont. Demand a new deal – No to racism – No to austerity – Union yes! 20 Union demands – Picket in Burlington VT June 9. Come and fight for a union based Green New Deal for Vermont.

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“An Injury to One is an Injury to All” A #Minneapolis Bus Driver on Solidarity with Minneapolis Protesters

Adam is a bus driver in Minneapolis and a member of ATU Local 1005 and Socialist Alternative MN. In the midst of the ongoing protests in Minneapolis, he made the decision to refuse police officers’ request to use his bus to transport arrested people to the precinct. As a consequence of this and other pressure, ATU International has recently released a statement calling for an independent investigation into the death of George Floyd and supports the right of its members to refuse transporting police officers and arrested demonstrators. We caught up with him to discuss the ongoing protests in Minneapolis and how union members can support the fight against racist police brutality.

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#Athens, #Greece: Fierce riot at the US Embassy for #GeorgeFloyd in solidarity to the US rebellion [Video]

Athens. Greece. More than 4.000 people marched today in Athens, Greece at the US Embassy against the murder of George Floyd by the police in Minneapolis and in solidarity to the US Rebellion taking place right now in towns and cities across the USA.

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#Brazil: The Virtual Is Death To The Being In Struggle

Brazil. We are in the middle of a planetary pandemic, on the death curve of a health crisis generated by the lords of capital. The lords of the system of white supremacy operate on the death of blacks beyond conjunctures.

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South Africa: The Politic of Blood Must be Stopped

South Africa. June 3, 2020. If you are poor and black your life does not count to this society. It is often the state that will come to you with a gun. Your home can be destroyed, you can be assaulted, tortured and killed with impunity. This is the experience of impoverished people across South Africa. Our dignity is continuously vandalised by the state. Some people, like migrants and sex workers, are at even greater risk.

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#Montreal: Bring the Uprising Home

Montreal. QC. Supporting the uprising spreading across America over the police murder of George Floyd means bringing it home. We got a sustained glimpse of exactly that Sunday in Montreal, as for the first time in years, the police lost control of downtown for an extended period of time.

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#Philippes: Against the Terror of Anti-Terror

The Philippine government is another step closer to revealing its true self: an undemocratic, oppressive entity ready to protect and serve the interests of the powerful, wealthy, and privileged few. Before there was talk of lockdowns and quarantines during the COVID-19 pandemic, there was the issue of updating the Human Security Act, a law defining the parameters of terrorism. After many days and weeks of politicking, grandstanding, and red-tagging, Congress unveiled the 2020 Anti-Terror Bill. [1]

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