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Support Lesvos Mutual Aid and Solidarity Network

Greece. Lesvos. The world as we have known it is currently being reshaped by a pandemic. This ongoing situation is being exploited to amplify existing inequalities, increase forms of social control by the state, close borders, and push through measures that would have otherwise been met with heavy resistance. Those already with the least before the pandemic–the poor, the elderly, survivors of domestic violence and gender-based violence, homeless people, people struggling with addiction, and migrants– are now even more exposed, with fewer and fewer support structures still operating.

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Radio Free Mytillini episode #4: Migration struggle on Lesvos over the last 20 years [Part 1]

Lesvos. Greece. A podcast by Radio Free Mytillini: episode #4.

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Lesvos, Greece: Free the Moria 6!

Greece. Lesvos. Statement by the Leave No One Behind campaign and Legal Centre Lesvos on the Moria 6. On March 9, 2021, two of the accused of the Moria 6 were sentenced to five years in prison. The two were 17 at the time of the arrest, although they recently turned 18. 

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No Border Kitchen Lesvos: Extreme-right rhetoric, thought and idea’s becomes the “new-normal”

Lesvos. Greece. Statementy by No Border Kitchen Lesvos on the current situation on the island.

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Greece: Solidarity with refugees is not a crime! Freedom for Alican Albayrak and Huseyin Şahin!

Lesvos. Greece. Statement by Assembly of Squatted Prosfygika Alexandras ave. on Alican Albayrak and Huseyin Şahin, who were arrested on Lesvos.

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EΣE, Greece: Call on all anarcho-syndicalist organizations in Europe and around the world to join the struggle to close all camps and so-called reception centers

A call by the Greek Free Syndicalist Union (EΣE · Greece Eλευθεριακή Συνδικαλιστική Ενωση-Αθήνας) to close all camps and so-called reception centers.

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Police violence against refugees on Lesvos [Video]

Lesvos. Greece. December 11. 2020. Once again a video of police violence against refugees on Lesvos is going viral.

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No Border Kitchen #Lesvos: Lesvos in September 2020 – a retrospect [Part 2]

Lesvos. Greece. More then two months ago, the open air prison Moria burned to the ground. The new camp, which is worse than Moria, quickly became the ‘new normality’ and only few people remember and analyse the situation on Lesvos in September 2020. This is the second part (actually part 3, because we have made one part out of the first and second part) of a retrospect of Lesvos after the fire in the Moria Camp on Lesvos.

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No Border Kitchen #Lesvos: Lesvos in September 2020 – a retrospect

Lesvos. Greece. More then two months ago, the open air prison Moria burned to the ground. The new camp, which is worse than Moria, quickly became the ‘new normality’ and only few people remember and analyse the situation on Lesvos in September 2020. In the coming weeks, we from No Border Kitchen will publish texts detailing our view of this situation. There will be a mix of facts and figures, personal experiences, histories and newspaper articles from this period of time.

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