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#Hamilton, #Ontario Update: News About Arrests and Tips for Staying Safe at the Blockades to Come

Hamilton. ON. Several arrests in Hamilton have been made in relation to the recent blockade action that saw rail lines shut down in response to the OPP raid in Tyendinaga early this week. Police took people from their homes and workplaces, for a total of 4 arrests at this time. These people are currently all still in police custody and will be appearing in court for bail in the next couple days. While unfortunate and enraging, none of this is surprising. Over the course of the last month, wave after wave of blockades and other actions have swept across the country causing incalculable economic damage and throwing Canada and its treatment of indigenous communities into the global spotlight. It was only a matter of time until the state responded with force and began to target those involved. This week appears to have been a tipping point in this regard, with police increasingly making arrests in different cities.

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Rail blockade in #Hamilton, #Ontario, in response to the OPP raid on #Tyendinaga – Rail blockade ended after 24 hours

Hamilton. Ontario. On February 24. activists started a rail blockade in Hamilton, ON., in response to the OPP raid on Tyendinaga. The rail blockade has ended now. A report.

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#Hamilton, #Ontario: Report from Rail Blockade

Hamilton, Ontario. On February 2, 2020 – before the RCMP began raiding Wet’suwet’en Territories once more – folks gathered in JC Beemer Park in Hamilton, ON for a “festive disruption” that promised both fun and effective action in support of the people risking their lives out west.

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#Hamilton: Into the Streets: Stand with the Wet’suwet’en – Rally Reportback

Hamilton. Ontario. On Friday, January 10th, around 50+ strong rallied in Gore Park in solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en who are defending their unceded sovereign land against violent colonial invasion.

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#Hamilton, Canadian territory: For the eleventh year, New Year’s Noise Demo at the Barton Jail

Hamilton, Canadian territory. For the 11th year in a row, anarchists and other rebels gathered on New Year’s eve to march on the Barton Jail. This is an international tradition, rooted in showing our disgust for prisons and their world and our solidarity with all prisoners, and especially to remember anarchists facing repression.

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#Hamilton, #Ontario: Police PR Stunt met with Counter-Demo

Hamilton, Canadian territory: Anonymous Submission to North Shore. Police are doing “Coffee With a Cop” events across the region, including in Chatham-Kent on May 22 or Windsor on May 30. They’ve been happening in Toronto and Niagara too. Holding a “Coffee Without Cops” event outside is an easy way to spoil their party and make space to critique the role police play in society as well as specific abuses.

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#Hamilton #MayDay: Causing some shit and wearing our politics proudly

Hamilton, Ontario: Anti-Authoritarian & Anti-Capitalist Mayday 2019 Reportback.

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#Hamilton: Shutdown at TransCanada Facility in Solidarity with #Wetsuweten Peoples

As of approximately 9am on Monday January 14th, a group entered & shut down a TransCanada (Now TC-Energy) facility in what is Dish with One Spoon Territory, known as Hamilton, ON.

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Report back from the 10th annual prisoner solidarity demo in #Hamilton (and #Milton!) #Ontario

The end of 2018 marks the 10th year that anarchists in Hamilton have been doing prisoner solidarity demos. Shit, eh? It’s tradition for folks to travel to another city, usually to a prison that a friend is being held captive at, then return home to end the night at Barton Street Jail. This year folks decided to go to Vanier Center for Women, because 9 years later… our dear pal Cedar is inside.

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Anarchist prisoners in #Ontario: Cedar transferred from #Hamilton to #Milton

Cedar has been transferred from Barton Jail in Hamilton to Vanier Centre for Women in Milton where they will serve the duration of their sentence.

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