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Raoul Vaneigem: … the best reading, the most difficult and enthralling, remains the reading of oneself

What follows is an interview with Raoul Vaneigem, originally published in French in the Belgian newspaper Le Soir, translated by the not bored collective.

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Supporting suffering textile workers in #Bangladesh

Bangladesh. As has been reported, in March 2020 the Dragon Sweater factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh closed down and laid off 6,000 workers, using the CoViD-19 pandemic as a pretext.

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No Border Kitchen #Lesvos: Lesvos in September 2020 – a retrospect

Lesvos. Greece. More then two months ago, the open air prison Moria burned to the ground. The new camp, which is worse than Moria, quickly became the ‘new normality’ and only few people remember and analyse the situation on Lesvos in September 2020. In the coming weeks, we from No Border Kitchen will publish texts detailing our view of this situation. There will be a mix of facts and figures, personal experiences, histories and newspaper articles from this period of time.

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#Dannenrod forest occupation: Another accident, again police cuts a safety rope

Dannenrod, Germany, 16.11.2020. According to a press release from the police (https://www.presseportal.de/blaulicht/pm/148303/4764158 ), they are now admitting that they are responsible for yesterday’s accident, in which an activist fell about four meters from a tripod and sustained injuries in her lower back.

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Second Wave: Another Lockdown, Another Rebellion – What the Riots around Southern Europe Tell Us about the Pandemic and the State

In the United States, liberal opposition to Donald Trump’s bid for reelection crystalized around his response to the COVID-19 pandemic, with millions charging that his government has not done enough to contain the spread of the virus. Yet in Europe, where governments have taken a more hands-on approach, their efforts have also provoked popular unrest, as the vast majority of their interventions have focused on expanding the power of the police, not extending resources to those struggling to survive the virus and the economic crisis. On the eve of a Biden presidency, we should revisit the question of whether we can trust any government to prioritize human life over capitalism and how we can respond when the government uses the pretext of protecting our lives to intensify social control.

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Solidarity message by anarchist Abtin Parsa to anarchist Mikola Dedok

The purpose of writing this solidarity statement is to inform the comrades about the anarchist Mikola Dedok status and also to express our solidarity with him. As a former political prisoner and anarchist who has been politically active in Iran, I can understand that anarchist Mikola Dedok is through in what tortures and harassments by totalitarian regime of Belarus.

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#Germany: Ongoing Major Police Operation at Dannenrod Forest

Dannenrod, November 10, 2020. The conflict concerning the construction of the German highway A49 and the cutting of trees in the forest is reaching a new level of escalation. After the cutting of trees had been finished in Herrenwald Forest and Maubacher Forest recently, the police began today (November 10) at 07:30am its operation in Dannenrod Forest (“Dannenröder Wald”) in order to prepare the cutting of the forest for constructing the highway A49.

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International Call for Actions in Solidarity with Djab Wurrung Resistance in So-Called #Australia

The Djab Wurrung people of so-called Victoria, Australia are calling on our comrades across the world to stage actions, occupations and demonstrations at Australian embassies and consulates, in solidarity with First Nations people’s continued resistance of the white supremacist colonial project known as “Australia,” and more specifically in retaliation for the recent acts of cultural genocide committed by the state of Victoria.

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Infoshop #Ljubljana: How people can understand what happened in Ljubljana on November 05

Ljubljana. Slovenia. Text from the Infoshop in Ljubljana about the events on November 05, 2020.

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