Italy. Monday 11th October saw a general strike called by several base unions in Italy, which was marked by a mass blockade against an Amazon warehouse and a violent attack against picketers. Content warning for violence and graphic videos.Continue reading General strike: Amazon warehouse blockaded in Piacenza, strikers attacked in Prato [Italy]
Italy.On March 26, 2021, the SI Cobas coordinators for Piacenza, Carlo and Arafat, were released from their 14 days long house arrests.Continue reading Italy: House arrest of SI Cobas coordinators for Piacenza lifted
Italy. March 10. 2021. At 06:00 dawn this morning, more than 25 workers of TNT / Fedex of Piacenza were subjected to a police search at their homes, and the 2 Piacenza SI COBAS representatives have been subjected to precautionary house arrest for “aggravated resistance”.Continue reading Against the repression of the State – With the struggle of the men and women workers of Piacenza, Prato and SI COBAS [Italy]
Last week in Italy there was a strong antifascist reaction in the streets of dozens of cities after the terrorist attack in Macerata (Marche) by Luca Traini, a Lega xenophobic party militant who shot and injured six black-skin people as a kind of vigilante revenge against other crimes occurred there. With rampant media overexposure of far-rightist messages also by traditionalist Forza Nuova and neofascist CasaPound parties – in a context where racism and borders are largely deployed by the Government against migrants and poor people – over two hundreds of demonstrations in a week show a way to start a new long-term general struggle against supremacism and fascist ideology in the crisis. Here is the translation of our (Infoaut) statement about the demonstrations all over the country last Saturday.