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#COVID19: Revolt at #Aluche Deportation Prison in #Madrid, #Spain

Madrid. March 18, 2020. Prisoners of the Aluche Internment Center for Foreigners (CIE) staged a revolt this afternoon by climbing the roofs of the men’s patio roof and announcing the beginning of a hunger strike, concerned that some of them present symptoms of coronavirus.

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#Mapuche Political Prisoners and Non-Mapuche Prisoner on Hunger Strike in #Temuco, #Chile

Temuco. Chile. On February 27, Mapuche political prisoners, Celestino Córdova and Juan Cheuqueta, began a hunger strike. On March 3, non-Mapuche prisoner, Benjamin Méndez, joined the strike, and has refused to take in food or liquids, sewing his mouth shut.

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Statement from Anarchist Prisoner Juan Aliste Vega in #Chile

From the High Security Prison to the streets on fire: A subversive greeting from Juan Aliste Vega.

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#Chiapas & beyond: Commemorations and Actions in Memory of #SamirFlores on Anniversary of Assassination [Video & Images]

On the one-year anniversary of the assassination of indigenous land defender Samir Flores, there were commemorations in many places, including Zapatista territory, and his name was painted on the Mexican consulate in Minnesota.

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#Chile, Anarchist Prisoner Marcelo Villarroel: About Prison Resistance and the Need to Extend the Autonomous Anti-Prison Struggle

Santiago de Chile. Chile. A message from imprisoned anarchist comrade Marcelo Villarroel.

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São Paulo: Anarchist Statement in Solidarity with Indigenous Land Occupation in #Brazil

Brazil. Solidarity statement by the Anarchist Libertarian Socialist Organization after land occupation by the indigenous M’bya Guarani in Jaraguá, in São Paulo.

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#Mexico: Women Storm Presidential Palace

Mexico. On Friday, February 14th, 2020, hundreds of Mexican women stormed AMLO’s Presidential Palace. Their outrage was palpable as they responded to yet another femicidal murder: that of 25-year-old Ingrid Excamilla.

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A Revolutionary Anarchist Position Against Careerist Counterinsurgency

Alongside the familiar threats of state repression and snitches, the careerism of self-appointed activist leaders represents another insidious form of counterinsurgency that must be opposed by revolutionary anarchists. Activists from the art world, academia, and non-profits often position themselves to profit, both financially and in social capital, from their association with radical movements. They turn protest into performance art, a substance-free “insurgent aesthetic” and ensure that their names and faces are prominently displayed next to whatever spectacle they are promoting. In the pursuit of clout, these activist grifters will sell out the movements they claim to represent.

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Zapatistas Inaugurate New Caracoles in #Ocosingo, #Chiapas

Ocosingo, Chiapas: “Feel happy comapañeros because this is joy, this is happiness, because this event does not happen every instant, it is not in the newspaper, it is the time that marks the process of our walk, that teaches us what to do and how it must be done,” said members of the new Board of Good Governance (JBG), “New dawn in resistance and rebellion for life and humanity,” of the Zapatista caracol number X inaugurated on February 1 and 2, named: “Blooming the rebel seed,” located in the town of Patria Nueva, official municipality of Ocosingo.

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Interview with #Kafeh, Anarchist Movement in #Lebanon

Kafeh, the anarchist movement in Lebanon, has been active in the ongoing revolutionary uprising against the Lebanese state and its capitalist economic policies. We interviewed Kafeh for their perspective on the protests and anarchist organizing in Lebanon.

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