Category Archives: Repression

The Stansted 15 avoid jail, government carries out a mass deportation, and train guards beat Northern Rail: an eventful day

Today saw extremely mixed news on the immigration/deportation/borders front, as the Stansted 15 managed to avoid jail time, but the government successfully managed to carry out a charter flight deporting at least 15 people to Jamaica. In a statement, the … Continue reading

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Wednesday 6th Feb: Justice for the Stansted 15, stop the Jamaica charter flight

It’s now been announced that Wednesday 6th, the same day as the Stansted 15 sentencing, will now see a mass deportation to Jamaica. End Deportations have put together a template letter for people to send to their MPs, and for … Continue reading

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Emergency callout as government sneaks in megaprison consultation

Via Freedom News and Yorkshire Campaign Against Prisons: Yorkshire Campaign Against Prisons (YCAP) has caught the state slipping through a late-notice “consultation” over its massive new East Yorkshire project. Their submissions callout, deadlined at end of this month, is below. … Continue reading

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Late December update on Cedar, Rashid, Jeremy Hammond and other imprisoned comrades

A few quick prisoner solidarity updates: Anarchist hacker Jeremy Hammond has just been put through a punitive transfer after an incident where he opened a windowless door and bumped someone stood on the other side. His new address is: Jeremy … Continue reading

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Stansted 15 solidarity actions, December 18th and February 4th

Two calls for solidarity with the Stansted 15: For International Migrants Day on Tuesday 18 December, activists from all over the UK will stand in solidarity with the Stansted 15, a group of people who stopped a secret charter flight … Continue reading

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‘Out of control’ Home Office should have been in the dock, not us: Stansted 15 respond to guilty verdict

An emergency protest has been called for Tuesday afternoon outside the Home Office in solidarity with the defendants. The Stansted 15 will be appealing this decision, you can donate to their legal costs here. Via Lesbians and Gays Support the … Continue reading

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Jeremy Hammond and Jason Walker targeted by guards, Cedar sentenced in Canada: repression update

A quick update on a few recent repression-related stories: Prison rebel Jason Walker has been attacked by staff at the Ellis Unit in Texas, and is now facing trumped-up charges in a further attempt to silence his voice. You can … Continue reading

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