On Tuesday 5th September 2017 the Prague municipal court by its decision opened the way for the eviction of Klinika. Our appeal was rejected as the court upheld the view of the state (owner of the house) that they were within their rights not to extend the contract with us. The collective is convinced that the autonomous social centre can remain functioning regardless of the decision.
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The Làbas social centre in the heart of Bologna is one of the most important examples of urban activism in Italy’s recent history. Originating as a site for solidarity building and autonomous anti-capitalist organising, the occupied space has become a symbol of public rights in Bologna. But in the past few years the city has undergone widespread gentrification, with municipal administrators ignoring the poverty and housing problems that social centres seek to address. Last month, the Làbas occupation was evicted by police unexpectedly. The march organised for 9 September will be not only to save Làbas, but Bologna’s long-held reputation as a ‘Red City’ entirely.
Image: Assembly about Làbas in Bologna, Italy on August 30; Reclaim Làbas on September 9.
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Cops violently evicted two social centers in Bologna, Italy yesterday. Activists announced that there would be a public meeting at the end of the month in preparation for a demonstration on September 9th to take back the Làbas social center.
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After months of threats, the eviction date for the Friedel 54 community space in Neukoelln has officially been set. On the 29th of June a Bailiff will violently enforce the new property-rights claim of the Pinehill S.à.r.l. . We expect heavy police presence on the day of the eviction.
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This is a report back from the eviction of Omari Tahir-Garrett from his home, the UMOJA Peace Center (a community based cultural center). I was in and out throughout the day, so consider these a few snapshots and not the whole story.
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Residents of a San Francisco warehouse that they fixed up themselves and have been paying rent to live in for years are resisting efforts by city officials and real estate speculator interests to evict them in this “season of sharing.”
Image: Among those affected in this attempted mass eviction is Diamond Dave
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Hundreds of cops evicted Skali 64 in Berlin this morning. About 100 people tried to defend the Apartment, but could not stop the army of cops. After 31 years Tom was forced out of his home.
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