Category Archives: Anarchists

Interviews on surviving the Milo Seattle shooting, and helping with a mass escape from a detention center

Just to flag up two new audio interviews that have gone out over the last few days: Over in Seattle, someone interviewed the Industrial Workers of the World/General Defence Committee comrade who was shot while opposing a Milo talk there. … Continue reading

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Solidarity with Belarusian antifascists

Bristol Anarchist Black Cross (ABC) have set up a fundraiser for a comrade in Belarus who is accused of attacking neonazis last year. In their words: “Since 2009, ABC Belarus have been supporting political prisoners in a country where it’s … Continue reading

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Upcoming bookfairs: Cardiff and further

Just a quick post to plug the fact that there’s a few anarchist and radical bookfairs happening across various areas in the next few months, starting with Cardiff this weekend: After that, March is a bit quiet (at least for … Continue reading

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An unlucky day for the Turkish state? Solidarity with Hüseyin Civan on Friday the 13th

London Anarchist Federation and London Anarchist Black Cross are calling for people to join a picket of the Turkish embassy between 12-2 on Friday 13th in solidarity with Hüseyin Civan, a jailed Turkish comrade. In their words: When? 12-2pm, Friday 13th … Continue reading

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Boxing day round-up: a few recent stories and upcoming events

A few recent stories you may have missed: some festive cheer came from the CPS dropping charges against the Bahraini activist Isa Alaali, who was nicked for disrupting an arms fair earlier this year, and some tentative good news in … Continue reading

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Unpacking the basket of deplorables: a reply on Trump voters, myths and myth-making

The Workers Solidarity Movement recently published a piece by Andrew Flood analysing the make-up of the Trump vote. The article’s specifically intended as an intervention into a particular debate on the left, one that Flood characterises as being between “the … Continue reading

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Early December round-up of workplace, housing, and other news

The cleaners organising through the UVW at the London School of Economics have extended their deadline to Friday 2nd December, but if their demands aren’t met by that point they’ll be declaring a formal dispute, and there’s a demo to … Continue reading

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