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#StuttgartRiots: “More an more people seem to have enough of authoritarian state measures, racism and its forces of order”

The mystifying ideological claim that looting is violent and non-political is one that has been carefully produced by the ruling class because it is precisely the violent maintenance of property which is both the basis and end of their power.

In Defense of Looting
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#Essen, #Germany: A day of grief and rage – Justice for #AdelB

Essen. Germany. June 20. 2020. The demonstration against racist police violence was banned in Essen today, only a stationary gathering was allowed. But despite the ban people started marching after the stationary gathering anyway. A report from Essen.

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Riot Turtle: “Are the remaining antagonistic splinters able to connect with those who are subjected to racial profiling and police brutality on a daily basis?”

I never was an optimist, but the current cycle of revolts is inspiring and even some developments in this country, Germany, have the potential to grow. As a result there might be more antagonistic actions.

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Riot Turtle: “Ritualized protests are not something our rulers are worried about”

The COVID-19 outbreak is a time-mark. A pre-revolutionary phase, the only thing we do not know yet in which direction things will turn. At the moment the cards are sorted and shuffled, and when the German left dont want to be crushed by the (far) right, some things need to be changed.

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#Wuppertal: Announcing the struggle against the murderous pack – Demo against police violence in solidarity with uprising in #Minneapolis – #RIP #GeorgeFloyd

Wuppertal. Germany. On Friday night a demo in solidarity with the uprising in Minneapolis and against police violence took place in Wuppertal, Germany. A reportback.

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Riot Turtle: Preparing the next stage of the social war

Wuppertal. German territory. May 26. 2020. So now the so-called contact bans are eased more and more. They never existed at most work places anyway, only social life was completely killed by the German state. And now parts of the state of emergency are being eased again. That’s actually not surprising as the whole show, the prelude, the first act and the now started second act, was performed to protect the economy. That might sound strange, but it isn’t.

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#COVID19: State of emergency related body count on the rise

April 12, 2020. In just three days, three people died in state of emergency related incidents in France. On Friday a young man died after a state of emergency related incident in Brussels, Belgium.

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Priorities

Wuppertal. German territory. The streets were pretty empty this morning. Three people are approaching from the left. The man in front of me takes his phone out of his pocket. “Hello, I want to report three people that are breaking the law.”

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#SOSMoria, #Lesvos: Emergency call by European Doctors – “If Europe looks away now, this situation could escalate to become a medical disaster”

March 25, 2020. German NGO Mission Lifeline reported today that there was no water in the Moria camp today. While European governments advice their population to wash their hands again and again to protect themselves for a coronavirus infection, they leave refugees in the overcrowded camps on the Greek islands alone. Several NGO’s and European doctors demand to bring refugees to safety immediately.

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