We have returned to Ca La Trava, now an empty plot, and we are not planning to leave. This space, until now closed, will again be open to the neighborhood, and we will defend it as we have defended our houses. We want it to be again a trench from which to resist the onslaught of the speculators and give war to all those who are destroying our neighborhood. If in Ca La Trava they make luxury flats we all lose, and we can’t allow that.Continue reading Barcelona: We reoccupied Ca La Trava
Tarragona, July 11th, 2019. Under the operational name of ‘”Operation Odium”, the Spanish National Police detained 5 locals over the allegations of hate crimes and incitement to violence. The reported event is the handout of some flyers where VOX’s political program was exposed.Continue reading Operation Odium: 5 antifa’s detained for handing out flyers
Catalonia: The police station of the Mossos d’Esquadra of Banyoles demonstrate their commitment to the repression against the anarchists.Continue reading #Catalonia: Police persecution, so normal
Ants showed up yesterday (December 15) to provide some sabotage to an alleged ‘yellow vest’ rally at Nathan Philips square. We dropped a banner over the proto-fascist trash that read “IMMIGRANTS AND REFUGEES WELCOME, RACISTS NOT”.
Continue reading #Toronto: Far Right tried to hijack #YellowVests movement – Counter protests in Yellow
In a political moment where the tide of fascism appears to be on the march, looking at past examples can provide inspiration, hope and lessons. In this valuable and lucid long-form essay, veteran writer and activist Tom Wetzel details what George Orwell described when first arriving in anarchist dominated Barcelona as his first time actually seeing “the working class was in the saddle.”
After 7 years of effort to build the Molí de la Torre de Tagamanent in Catalonia, a parcel that had been abandoned and forgotten for more than 20 years, the state security forces, ordered by those above and without prior notice or option for negotiation, want to evict the house in 10 days, forcing us to abandon the house and the project.
On September 29 Catalonian pro independence and antifa activists wer attacked cops during counter protests against an event by Jusapol (Spanish National Police and Guardia Civil Union) to celebrate the police violence during last years independence referendum. All Colors Are Beautiful!
Galliners, Catalonia: On Thursday 10th of May ther Kan Bici squat was evicted.
Catalan-Balears CNT: The “Catalan problem” is actually all of Spain’s problem. It’s a unique opportunity to overturn the “Regime of ’78”; we are the only ones that have the legitimacy speak against this regime. We were the only ones who didn’t sign their conciliation treaties, and we are the only ones who never stopped denouncing the pseudo-democratic mafia which has been governing us for the last 40 years.
Last night the Ateneu social center was attacked by fascists. The social center was attacked several times before, but the attacks intensified since the referendum on Catalan refendum at the first of October (2017).