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#Italy: Letter of Beppe from #Pavia prison, July 4th, 2020

The following text is a letter from the anarchist Giuseppe Bruna, imprisoned since May 21st, 2019, for the «Prometeo» repressive operation, currently imprisoned in Pavia prison. To write to him: Giuseppe Bruna, C. C. di Pavia, via Vigentina 85, 27100 Pavia, Italy.

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#Portugal – Anarchist Gabriel Pombo da Silva arrested!

Portugal. We have received news of the arrest of comrade anarchist Gabriel Pombo da Silva, who, as some of you know, has been in hiding for about a year and a half.

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Flower Bomb: Why #Nihilism? A Response to John Zerzans “Why Hope? (Critique of the Nihilist tendency in #Anarchism)”

For years, John Zerzan has inspired my understanding of green anarchy through many of his texts. I enjoy “Anarchy Radio” and the topics he covers, as well as his sense of humor!

I recently discovered this text online and acting on an impulse decided to write up a quick response to it! As with all my writing, I only speak for myself and my own personal experiences.

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Victory! #J20 Prosecutions Crumble: Down with the Courts, Up with Militant Defiance

Defendants in the J20 case and their supporters are elated to announce that the US Attorney’s office is dismissing the remaining 39 J20 cases! We fought these charges through solidarity and daily effort, with countless hours of logistical, legal, political, and emotional support. We know this victory isn’t a matter of “justice being served”, but rather the state conserving its resources and adjusting tactics in the face of our continued resistance.

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The Final Straw Radio: #OccupyICEPDX and #J20 case updates

This week, we’re featuring two interviews.  The first was an an interview from the IGDcast with someone affiliated with #OccupyIcePDX blocking the immigration detention center in Portland, OR.  The second  was a chat we had with a supporter of the J20 arrestees, from among the 230 people rounded up during the Inauguration protests of January 20th, 2017, in Washington, DC and still facing over 60 years in prison each.

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Solidarity with #J20 Defendants from #Olympia GDC and Supporters

Statement about a solidarity with the J20 defendants action by the The General Defense Committee of Olympia Local 20.

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June 25: Call for Solidarity Actions for #J20 Defendants

The Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) are calling for an international day of action in solidarity with the J20 defendants on Monday, June 25th.

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Charges Dismissed Against 10 #J20 Defendants After Prosecution Lies About Hiding Evidence

DC: Charges dismissed against 10 inauguration day protest defendants after prosecution lies about hiding evidence. Four other Inauguration Day protest defendants await a jury verdict on several felonies, still facing decades in prison.

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#DefendJ20: Prosecutors Illegally Withheld Evidence From #J20 Trump Inauguration Protesters

Washington, DC – The United States government has officially been put “on notice” for violating the constitutional rights of anti-Trump protesters. While the second trial of people mass-arrested at an “anti-capitalist, antifascist” protest march during President Trump’s inauguration in DC began last week, hearings for other protest trial groups have also been underway. At a trial readiness hearing today for the June 4 trial group, DC Superior Court Chief Judge Robert Morin delivered a major blow to the prosecution’s case, officially ruling that the US Attorney had illegally withheld evidence from protester defendants. 

Six inauguration day defendants move for sanctions against a federal prosecutor and dismissal of their charges.

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