Peter Gelderloos’ critical appraisal of spain’s “municipalities of change” is timely.Continue reading Peter Gelderloos: What went wrong for the municipalists in Spain?
This communiqué comes from the occupied anarchist social center in Madrid, La Gatonera, which was recently evicted resulting in the arrest of six comrades.Continue reading #Madrid, Spanish territory: Communiqué from the Occupied Social Center, La #Gatonera
The self-managed, autonomous community of Fraguas was born of a rural occupation began in 2013. We have on more than one occasion shared news about the project, as well as calls for solidarity, before increasing State repression. With the community now threatened with physical destruction, and when more support than ever is needed, we again share such a call.Continue reading A call for solidarity from the autonomous collective of #Fraguas
Spanish territory: Communiqué from May 25 of the assembly of the Kike Mur social centre in Zaragoza.Continue reading #Zaragoza: Communiqué of the #KikeMur assembly
The following is the statement of the compañeras arrested in Madrid on May 13 in an “anti-terrorist” operation carried out jointly by agents of the Information and Riot Squad of the UIP in two squatted spaces in the district of Tetuán, a house and the Anarchist Space The Ambush ( La Emboscada ).Continue reading Statement of the anarchist compañeras arrested in #Madrid on May 13
In the morning of May 13, a new anti-terrorist operation against anarchists was launched in Tetuan (Madrid).Continue reading “Anti-terrorist” operation against anarchists in #Madrid
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.”
Some prisoners from diferent spanish jails are going to start a new hunger strike.
Fraguas is a project of communautary rural renovation in the mountains in the north of Guadalajara (spanish territory). Since spring 2013, a group of humans, the Association of rural inhabitants of the northern mountain, are rebuilding the ruins of the ancient village, based on agro-ecological values, on collective self-governance and the will of opening new living spaces in a zone which suffers a lot from abandoning.
A classic and detailed introduction to the role anarchism played in the Spanish Civil War and the anarchist revolution within the republican zone. A glossary of political organization names and chronology of events can be found at the end.