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Demo in solidarity with #Belarus – #Amsterdam – 29 nov

AGA (Anarchist Group Amsterdam) joins the week of solidarity with anarchists and antifascists of Belarus. Come with us to the center of Amsterdam this Sunday to show your support for fighters against Lukashenko dictatorship!

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Het Schip [The Ship]: Queer Feminist #Squat opened in #Amsterdam

Amsterdam. Netherlands. About two weeks ago a house in de Kinkerbuurt was re-squatted. The building was left empty for over a year after the previous occupiers were asked to leave, as supposedly it was to be demolished and replaced with four luxury apartments. The resquatting was done silently and after a few days the cops recognised the occupiers domestic peace.

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#Amsterdam, #Netherlands: Open call for the protest gathering in solidarity with the persecuted anarchist Abtin Parsa

Amsterdam. Netherlands. Neither Iran, nor Greece, the persecuted anarchist Abtin Parsa should stay in the Netherlands. Open call for the protest gathering in solidarity with the persecuted anarchist Abtin Parsa. 7th November, at 14:00 in DAM square of Amsterdam.

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#Amsterdam: Keizersgracht 318 re-squatted

Amsterdam. Netherlands. On Thursday a building has been re-squatted at Keizersgracht 318 in Amsterdam. This Sunday afternoon the squatters announced their presence.

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#Amsterdam: Always Anti-Anti-Squat

Amsterdam. Netherlands. Sunday afternoon there was a small action at a former squat in amsterdam noord (north). The squaters are angry, because in the evicted building is now and anti-squat workspace.

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#Amsterdam calling: Solidarity protest against anti-black violence in the US and EU

On 25 May 2020, George Floyd was killed with brutal violence inflicted by a police officer who forcefully blocked his windpipe by kneeling on his neck for minutes, while his colleagues stood there and watched. “I can’t breathe” were Floyd’s last words.

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#Amsterdam: The continuation of eradication policy of Free Spaces

Update by the Slibvelden crew, May 24th 2020.

Amsterdam. Wednesday morning we had a meeting with the relevant officials talked about the Slibvelden (sludge fields) and the end date of November 1 that is imposed us. We entered the conversation with the hope that Erna Berends (City District chairman Amsterdam North, SP) that we could find mutual ground in our stay on the sludge fields. We left this digital meeting trembling from the reconfirmation that nevertheless all beautiful slogans and open conversations Amsterdam is stuck in their extermination policy free space.

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#Amsterdam’s New Policy: No Eviction for Emptiness…

Amsterdam. Netherlands. As a squatter in Amsterdam, looking back on the past year is painful. 2019 dealt heavy blows to a movement that didn’t seem capable of much more than taking the beating. The city has lost its largest squats and despite numerous squatting actions, hardly any new buildings have survived the end of the year. What’s more, politicians tried to introduce a law at national level to further criminalise squatters while the media reported time and time again how afflicted property owners are being deceived repeatedly by squatters. To top it all off, the mayor concludes the year with a report on a new policy designed to implement a more rigorous approach to squatting.
There’s not much left to say beyond 2019 having been a rather grim year, making it difficult to paint a hopeful picture for squatting in Amsterdam in 2020.

We look back on a year in which we, above all, lost a lot.

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#Amsterdam, March 14: Demo against the war on migrants – Borders Kill!

Amsterdam. Netherlands. Call for a demonstration against the war on migrants in the Greek border area on March14, 2020.

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