Greece: On May 21 longtime activist Arash Hampay announced that his brother Amir received his second rejection. Images by Arash Hampay
Australia: Join the Refugee Action Collective for a vigil and protest to mark the death of yet another refugee on Manus Island.
S’fiso Ngcobo, Abahlali baseMjondolo chairperson in eKukhayeni, was assassinated last night by unknown gunmen. Meanwhile the attack on Abahlali in the eThekweni Municipality continues.
In the past months repression against social centers in Rome and other cities at the Italian territory has increased. Now the state also targets feminist social spaces and women’s anti-violence centers in Rome. A video documentary (with English subs).
Communiqué of the medical team and caregivers of la ZAD from May 22, 2018.
At noon cops seriously injured a 30 year old man at La ZAD today. The cops threw a grenade which exploded on his hand. There are also tweets about ongoing attacks by the cops. Follow todays live blog for updates. Here is a statement by Resistors in la ZAD from May 21.
Welcome to our live blog. In the early morning hours students started to block universities and colleges. Public services are on strike. Cops were also active against la ZAD this morning. Be aware that we do what we can but there are strikes and protests across the french territory. We will not be able to cover them all. If you want to contribute to our live blog; You can send your pictures, videos, reports and analysis. Go to our submit page: here. Click at the refresh button of your browser to get the latest information. Image above: Barricade made by striking workers in Haute Garonne.
South Africa: Today at 3 am Abahlali baseMjondolo in Cato Crest took to the street and blockaded Vusi Mzimela Road and the Jan Smuts Highway.
The Neo-Zapatistas brought in the New Year of 1994 with an insurrectionary spirit that the Mexican government was all too certain had been stamped out years before.