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Ile-Saint-Denis (France): The Pavillon Solidaire, solidarity with refugees

Ile-Saint-Denis. France. What do you see when you take a walk around L’Ile Saint Denis – along the river banks, under the bridges, through the squares, the park? Everywhere desperate people hiding in tents, in flimsy constructions of plastic and wood, in the bushes, in any hole they can find. Hiding from the freezing cold, and hiding from the police with their batons, dogs and choking gas.

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A repressive valve against the march for basic rights in Paris

Paris. France. December 13. 2020. While the LDH had called to demonstrate all over France except Paris, while Attac, Solidaires and the CGT had withdrawn from the call for a demonstration against the Separatism Law launched by the November 10 Collective, while the left put repression and popular self-defense on an equal level, the March for basic rights brought together more than 10,000 people this afternoon between the Place du Châtelet and the Place de la République, under a pouring rain.

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Images from December 5th in Paris [Video]

Paris. France. Video summary of yesterday’s reaction of the population to the “Global Security Law” and the police state, which is slowly spreading.

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#France: Politics as the construction of a security state

France. A piece about the so-called “Global Security Law” and the protests against this new law.

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#Paris: Wave of revolt against the new “Global Security” law – Images of a Saturday for freedom in Paris [Video]

Paris. France. Several hundred thousand people took to the streets this weekend against the police state. In Paris, nearly 200,000 demonstrators from many different backgrounds mobilized in various ways. It was a historic mobilization for freedom.

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#Paris, #France: Violent eviction of migrants on Place de la #République: The republic on the edge of fascism [Video]

Paris. France. November 23. 2020. Tents cleared of their occupants as if they were cattle, beatings, insults, grenades, massive theft of tents, and an odyssey without a solution.

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Vitry-sur-Seine (#Paris), #France: Presentation of La Kunda, new autonomous social center

France. Since February 2020, we are about fifty people – precarious, undocumented, students – to occupy a plot of land with three buildings in Vitry-sur-Seine. This place, empty for less than a year, owned by the Val-de-Marne, was a home and the headquarters of a company of land shareholders in the department. We chose to call it La Kunda (the community in Soninké).

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#NoBorders #Paris: families living on the streets sleep in front of City Hall

Paris. France. After a month of alerts to the services of the Paris City Hall and the Ile-de-France Prefecture remained unanswered, 107 exiled families living on the streets settled on Monday August 31 on the forecourt of the City Hall to put an end to this unworthy situation. The objective: to obtain permanent accommodation for all of them.

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Belarusian embassy in #Paris attacked with paint bottles

Paris. August 25. 2020. The Belarusian embassy in Paris was attacked the previous night with bottles full of paint in solidarity with anarchist prisoners in Belarus and other countries. 

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