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Speech by Punex during his Ende Gelände trial – Solidarity with Locke, Lina, Dimitris Koufontinas and Mumia Abu-Jamal!

Grevenbroich. Germany. April 26. 2021. Today Punex was sentenced to 30 daily fines of 30,00€ each for his participation in the occupation of the Garzweiler open pit mine in 2019. The face of the judge changed several times during Punex’s closing plea during the trial. We document his speech.

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Dijon, France: Ransacking at l’Engrenage

Dijon. France. Very early this Tuesday morning, a police force accompanied by an armada of construction machines was deployed to devastate the land on Avenue de Langres that had been occupied for almost a year.

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Athens, Exarcheia: Banner in Strefi – solidarity with Ella

Athens. Exarcheia. Banner put in Strefi Hill in solidarity with Ella who have been kidnapped and locked away by the German state since november last year.

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Lennoxville, Quebec: Blockade Defense Charges dropped for all 15 Lennoxville QC Defendants!

Lennoxville. Quebec. Statement by QC Defendants on the Blockade defense charges.

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Statement from Toronto Defendants on the ongoing #ShutDownCanada Repression

Toronto. ON. Statement by a dozen former blockade defendants on the ongoing repression against the #ShutDownCanada campaign.

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Belgium, Arlon: The Zablière evicted

Arlon. Belgium. Early this monday morning, March 15, the forces of disorder evicted the zadists present in the area. The Arlon police mobilized last night with the support of the federal police on the outskirts of the Zablière to begin an eviction at dawn. This method of intervention without prior notice aims to avoid having to confront the movement as a whole, to prevent solidarity and resistance from organizing.

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The ghosts they called

Wuppertal. Germany. A statement by Jeder Baum Zählt (Every Tree Counts) on the police operation in the Osterholz Forest on March 11, 2021. The forest is occupied since August 2019. The autonomous group also speak about the hungerstrike of Dimitris Koufontinas and the increasing police violence in Greece.

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The Forest Occupation Movement in Germany – Tactics, Strategy, and Culture of Resistance

Germany. Lignite mining, express highways, gravel mining, parking decks, lime pits, and candy factories all have something in common that might not be obvious at first glance. Capitalists need to cut down forests to make way for them. But all around Germany, people are mobilizing to stop them. Over the past decade, forest occupations and forest defense actions have proliferated to such a point that we can now reflect on the movement as a whole.

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