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General strike: Amazon warehouse blockaded in Piacenza, strikers attacked in Prato [Italy]

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.

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Italy: House arrest of SI Cobas coordinators for Piacenza lifted

Italy.On March 26, 2021, the SI Cobas coordinators for Piacenza, Carlo and Arafat, were released from their 14 days long house arrests.

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Against the repression of the State – With the struggle of the men and women workers of Piacenza, Prato and SI COBAS [Italy]

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”.

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#Italy: From #Macerata to #Piacenza: #Antifa’s are Unwilling to Delegate, and Counter-Attack!

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.

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