Statement by Eric King about the brutal attack by US police.Continue reading Anarchist Political Prisoner Eric King Details Brutal Attack By US Police
Call for a demo on February 16 against the European Police Congress 2019 in Berlin, German territory.Continue reading #Berlin: Against the European Police Congress – Without borders, Self-determined, Solidary
The Hambacher Forest occupations are under immediate thread of eviction. But activists in the forest still found the time for a protest to commemorate Oury Jalloh.Continue reading #HambacherForest: Solidarity action to commemorate #OuryJalloh
After Bavaria, the state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) will be the second German state with a new police law. On Wednesday NRW state parliament voted in favour of the new police law. Cops can now imprison people up to 28 days without being charged. But that’s not all…Continue reading Welcome to #NRW, where people can be imprisoned up to 28 days without being charged
German territory: More than two months after Amad’s death in prison in Kleve, we want to demonstrate in Geldern on Saturday December 15, 13.30 (01:30pm). We demand immediate clarification of the circumstances of his death.
The second article of our series 10 years after police murder on Alexis is an essay by Peter Gelderloos from December 2014: A World Without Police. “In the media lens, young students were justifiably protesting in the streets after the police murder of 15-year-old Alexis Grigoropoulos, anarchists were hijacking the event to burn police stations, and immigrants were taking advantage of the situation to loot stores. None of these characterizations are based on fact. Millions of young people and old, Greeks and immigrants, participated in the uprising, in a variety of ways.”
On Thursday a large operation by cops and RWE security personnel destroyed several ground structures of occupations in Hambacher Forest. During the operation the memorial for Steffen, who died during the last major wave of evictions in September, was completely destroyed. A major problem is that many liberals still support the police. Not just on the German territory: Yesterday a video appeared with an Extinction Rebellion activist negotiating with a cop about chartering buses for arrestees. Mass arrests and negotiating with cops as a tacic. Seriously?
Network for Police Monitoring (Netpol) co-ordinator Kevin Blowe breaks down likely tactics police will be using to disrupt the activities of climate action group Extinction Rebellion and why extreme caution should be used when dealing with the force. Netpol is a coalition of organisations, researchers and lawyers challenging violent or excessive policing in the UK, and one of its core members is Green and Black Cross.
Herbert Reul, the RWE (Rheinisch-Westfälisches Elektrizitätswerk) employed police chief and NRW state interior minister, fresh from staging the largest police action in North Rhine – Westphalia ever, this Monday gave a speech at, yes, “Literature Festival Against Violence” in Wuppertal (German Territory).
First statement after this mornings police raids in Berlin. Several apartments and the Rigaer 94 squat were raided by 500 cops and an SEK anti-terror squat.