Helsinki. Finland. As a response to the call for a Global Week of Action against the Tigray Genocide and Starbuck’s made by our comrades in the Horn of Africa, we dropped a banner by a busy railway track next to the Helsinki Central Railway Station. The Ethiopian state has waged merciless war against the ethnic minority in Tigray for over half a year, aiming for a homogenous nation state.Continue reading Helsinki, Finland: Banner Against Tigray Genocide
Helsinki. Finnish territory. December 27, 2019. This morning around 9am police invaded squat Kattila. Many comrades were arrested at the house.Continue reading #Helsinki: Eviction at squat #Kattila!
Since 2014, the far right has been organizing demonstrations on the 6th of December, the Finnish Independence Day. This year the nazis of the Nordic Resistance Movement (NRM) are again planning to organize a national socialist demonstration in Helsinki, as they have done for the past three years. Later on the same day, the 612-demonstration gathers together all of,the Finnish far right, with NMR nazis marching side by side with members of the Finns Party. We are calling on all antifascists to come to Finland to oppose these far right demonstrations.Continue reading International call: Come to #Finland to oppose nazi demos on December 6th, 2019
Finland. On Saturday 19.10.2019 we organized a demonstration against the occupation war of the Turkish state and its allied jihadist wargroups. We have organized similar kind of demonstrations with different kind of topics – at times because of the situation in North Syria or the Turkish domestic policy situation – since year 2014.Continue reading #Finland: Police attacks Kurdish demonstrations, organizers condemn the provocation by police
During this years antiauthoritarian May Day demo a building was squatted an evicted by cops. Five people were arrested, suspected of criminal damage and contumacy to the police.Continue reading #Helsinki: About the #Mayday squat – legal repression on the horizon
Finland: On May Day we organised a bloc (an independently organised part of a demonstration) for the “Helsingin Työväen Vappu” May Day march. Our bloc was unaffiliated with labour unions and political parties and it was called Your Time Belongs To You – The Most Beautiful Bloc of the May Day March. Our intentions were to gather together the entire rainbow spectrum of anti-authoritarian left in the Helsinki metropolitan area in all its beauty.Continue reading #Finland: The Most Beautiful Bloc – 350 marched as a separate procession on #MayDay in #Helsinki
Finland, Helsinki: We invite everyone to the MayDay demonstration. Support our anti-capitalist anti-fascist bloc. For workers’ self-government and international solidarity!Continue reading #Helsinki, #Finland: YOUR TIME BELONGS TO YOU – the most beautiful bloc of the #MayDay demo
Next year, 2019, the Father Frost against Putin-festival will once again take place in Helsinki. From the 5th to the 6th of January you can join discussions about the state of affairs in Russia and the x-USSR region, and get a chance to meet various social and political activists without the fear of police or special service operations. (fear of infringement from the side of police and special services).
October 28, 2018, Helsinki: 10 people took part in a solidarity action in front of the Russian Embassy, mostly anti-fascists and anarchists from Russia and some activists from Finland.
In Helsinki on April 2018, a far-right event called ”Awakening – Towards national awakening” will bring together far-rightists from various countries. Speakers from several countries have been invited, including US neo-nazis and European far-rightists. Image above: The main speaker of the conference is Jared Taylor (in picture centre) from the US. Finnish fans from Suomen Sisu and the The Finns Youth posed with Taylor in Holland in October 2017 at a far-right conference.