Football and its celebration by “the people” is a tool of capitalist social pacification that allows misery to be swept under the rug through a supposed multicultural unity.
Yesterday early morning French police, with assistance from border police evicted the XXL Squat in Dijon, where about hundred asylum seekers lived. During the eviction, twenty-four people were detained by the border police. The eviction was enforced despite of the ongoing negotiations with the property owner.
Release of the last activist who took part in the five days of action against Eurostatory, an arms fair set up close to Paris, France.
After the long awaited victory against the airport project, we are trying to lift ourselves out of the brutal spring, a season marked by two phases of evictions in which the government made sure to avenge the affront that the Zad had represented for so many years. Continue reading #ZAD #NDDL: An intergalactic week 27 Aug. – 2 Sept
What is happening in Notre-Dame-de-Landes illustrates a conflict that concerns the whole world. It brings together, on the one hand, financial powers determined to transform the resources of living and nature into commodities and, on the other hand, the will to live that animates millions of beings whose existence is rendered precarious by the ever greater totalitarianism of profit.
I haven’t signed the files project nor do i believe in negociation with a State. I don’t want to discuss with this oppressor, i just simply and only want to destroy it. But still I feel concerned by this process of legalisation that includes almost all lands and sites on ZAD, this area that I see as a whole and not only as my little home, this last one today being destroyed anyways.
Communiqué of the medical team and caregivers of la ZAD from May 22, 2018.
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.
France is still boiling. The next major mobilizations are scheduled for May 22 and May 26. On May 22 students call to block all schools and universities and the public services are calling for a strike. Demos with black bloc’s are also planned and for May 26 there are also calls for a black bloc. May 22: Journée des barricades (Day of the barricades). Nothing is over… it’s all beginning!