A statement by London Anarchist Federation (AF Nomads) on the war in Ukraine.Continue reading On the Russian Federations Invasion of Ukraine
Organise 96 is out for Summer 2022.Continue reading Organise 96 PDF released
UK. There are currently a lot of people saying that protesting right now, or protests that are partly violent or that encounter police violence is counterproductive. There is absolutely no historical or social scientific basis for making such claims. Those who make them are pretty much always just expressing their own preferences.Continue reading Kill the Bill: Anyone Who Says Protests Are Counterproductive Is Expressing Their Own Preferences | Opinion
UK. On the 9th of January, Mohamud Mohammed Hassan was murdered by the South Wales Police in Cardiff. Communities across the city soon rallied to oppose this blatant, horrible act of racism, with a fundraiser for Mohamud’s family reaching its goal of £30,000 within two days, and the hashtag ‘#Justice4Mohamud’ quickly spreading like wildfire throughout social media. The most overt response was, however, a series of large protests outside the Cardiff Bay police station from the 12th until the 16th of January. The response of the police and the media to both Mohamud’s death and to the protests provide a damning exposure of the role of both of these institution in, and their allegiance to, a racist, colonialist system.Continue reading Cardiff, UK: Justice For Mohamud
Let’s be clear about this. Tear gas is a weapon of terror which is used to intimidate and disperse. It is neither a “none lethal” nor “less lethal” option.Continue reading Tear Gas | Knowledge Exchange
Continue reading Street #Anarchy pt.1 – Two Anarchisms | Theory and Analysis
“Anarchism is not a romantic fable, but a hard awakening […]”Edward Abbey, A Voice Crying in the Wilderness [Vox Clamantis en Deserto], 1990.
The history of eco-fascism is somewhat cloudy, but its origin draws from the previously existent eugenics movement and combines it with a form of hideous ecological disguise that aims to justify its murderous elements. The eco-fascists, more or less, are the same people Murray Bookchin described as ‘self-professed deep ecologists who believe that Third World peoples should be permitted to starve to death and that desperate Indian immigrants from Latin America should be excluded by the border cops from the United States lest they burden “our” ecological resources.’ While there has been a great deal of trying to dress the movement up, often with deepening appeals to the sanctity of nature, the beauty of the natural world, and the ugliness of industrial pollution, the roots of the movement are inescapable; the essence of eco-fascism is the idea that the World is sick, and the illness is humanity. Therefore the eco-fascist claims that we should do our best to eliminate as many people as necessary – or at least accept their deaths – to allow the World to ‘heal’.Continue reading Eco-fascism: The Rhetoric of the Virus | Theory And Analysis
Statement about the attacks by the Greek state against Exarcheia.Continue reading Anarchist Federation UK: Solidarity with #Exarcheia!