Category Archives: Repression

Not the anarchist bookfair: various anarcho and class struggle events coming up

As an attempt to partially fill the gap left behind by the London Anarchist Bookfair, which won’t be running this year, some London anarchists are calling for a decentralised “not the anarchist bookfair” festival to run on the weekend of … Continue reading

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Gearing up for August 21: US prisoner updates

As the August 21 US-wide prison strike approaches, authorities across the country are stepping up repressive measures against inmates who are seen as organisers. In Ohio, Imam Hasan’s hunger strike has entered a second week, and Greg Curry reports that … Continue reading

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Repression round-up for mid-July: antifa prisoners, water protectors and more

The July 25th day of solidarity with antifascist prisoners is fast approaching. There’s still time to put a few cards in the mail for it, and one particularly simple way you can send some solidarity to prisoners who don’t get … Continue reading

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Early July round-up of workplace news, and antifascist and prisoner resources

A quick round-up of workplace news: The Friday 13th strike of Deliveroo riders comes as part of a wider wave of international riders’ struggles, with other similar developments including a strike in Paris this week. The IWGB are also busy … Continue reading

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No more deaths from border violence: Home Office protest, Monday 9th July, 17:30 onwards

In response to the death of a 23-year-old Sudanese man during an immigration raid in Newport, a short-notice protest has been called outside the Home Office for the afternoon of Monday 9th July. Organisers write: “On Saturday 30 June, immigration … Continue reading

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From Lewes to Texas: further repression updates

A few further updates on the repression/legal front: Here in the UK, five people are currently on trial facing charges related to their alleged participation in an uprising at HMP Lewes. The Incarcerated Workers Organising Committee are asking supporters to … Continue reading

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Repression and resistance round-up for early July: Cardiff, Bulgaria and beyond…

A quick round-up of repression-related news: In Cardiff, three defendants facing charges related to an attempted disruption of an arms fair have just been acquitted. In Bulgaria, the Bulgarian Prisoners’ Association have put out an urgent call for solidarity actions, … Continue reading

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