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#Madrid: First attempt to evict the #AteneoLibertario in #Vallekas stopped. The struggle continues

Madrid. On September 16, it was again made clear that solidarity and direct action are the best weapon we have as a means of defense against the state and repression. About 150 people from Vallekas and other neighborhoods of the city gathered at the door of the Ateneo Libertario de Vallekas to prevent the eviction of the space. This is not just the eviction of a space, it is the defense of squatting as a tool of struggle in the social war, as a tool to create with our own hands, outside of parties and institutions, spaces of struggle, meeting and learning.

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Amador Fernández-Savater: Questions engendered by a #virus

A transcription (in translation) of a talk by Amador Fernández-Savater at a colloquium held in Madrid at Espacio La Atenea, “To Inhabit and to govern uncertainty. Reflecting together in confusing times ”. Wednesday, July 15.

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#Madrid: Imminent threat of eviction of the Ateneo Libertario de Vallekas – Demo on September 16

Madrid. Spain. At the end of August we received a nice notification from the court that on September 16th the police and the locksmith would come to the space to proceed with the eviction. Our space, the Ateneo Libertario de Vallekas, has been serving for two years as a place for activities, debates, assemblies, gymnasium and a meeting point for various libertarian initiatives.

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#Madrid – Series of lectures: “Anarchy in times of pandemic”

Madrid. A series of lectures about anarchy in times of pandemic will take place on August 7 and August 21.

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#Madrid: The High Court of Justice rules that the eviction of #LaIngobernable was illegal – “We are preparing a very special return”

Madrid. The Madrid High Court of Justice (TSJM) ruled on two appeals filed by La Ingobernable in June and November 2019, confirming that the Madrid City Council did not have the legitimacy to carry out the eviction but claiming that “the damages are not irreparable”.

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#Rentstrike – #Madrid, #Spain: One and a Thousand Forms of Solidarity

Madrid. Spain. During these weeks of confinement and in the framework of the international rent strike, we wanted to point out and alter the normality of some of the tools with which they take advantage of the needs and miseries in terms of housing.

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#Madrid: The government evicts La Ingobernable taking advantage of the state of emergency

Madrid. No matter who we tell, the reaction is always the same. WTF. The self-proclaimed ‘government of change’, the one that claims to be guided by the demands of the social movements, has consummated an eviction in times of Coronavirus.

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#Madrid Quarantine City: From the slime of these muds

Madrid. Faces of panic, helplessness or disbelief. Screaming and shouting. Moving cameras. Home movies. Uniformed henchmen humiliating, insulting, abusing, hitting… A quick glance at social media, youtube and even the “serious” media leave us a good sample of the circus of horrors with which the armed forces of power are delighting us. With special attention to the most impoverished neighborhoods and to the most unprotected bodies.

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#Madrid Quarantine City: Labour, production and consumption: the wheel of labour exploitation continues.

Madrid. These are new times. We have never before experienced a state of emergency that controlled our movements with police and military on the streets in Spain. But, although this reality is new, many of us feel a familiar siren song, a song that if followed will lead us to perdition: the call to work. And it is capitalism that sings that song.

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#Madrid: The Government wants to evict La Ingobernable in 24 hours despite the state of emergency

Madrid. Spain. This Tuesday, April 14, we learned through publication in the BOE (Official State Bulletin) that the Ministry of Justice was giving us 48 hours to leave the new open space occupied by La Ingobernable in Calle Alberto Bosch, 4.

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