Tag Archives: hunger strikes

Repression round-up for late September: entrapment in Northern Ireland, solidarity with the Belarus uprising, and more

A quick round-up of repression-related news across a few different countries: In the UK, MI5 has been involved with a major police operation against dissident Irish Republicans, which seems to involve straightforward entrapment against at least some defendants. According to … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchists, Repression | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

More repression news and upcoming events for mid-April

A few assorted announcements: This weekend, the Land Justice Network have arranged a walking tour of London’s land and housing crisis, dropping in on a few of the capital’s biggest landlords and property speculators. The 14th is also the date … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchists, Housing, Racism, Repression, Riots, Strikes, Students, Unions, Work | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

US prison struggles: ongoing hunger strikes in Riverside County, CA, and Wisconsin

Two calls for support from the continuing revolt inside the US’ prisons and jails: In Riverside County, California, detainees at the Robert Presley Jail have been on hunger strike since April 13th, and are reporting that the administration is retaliating … Continue reading

Posted in Protests, Repression, Strikes | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

US prison rebels in need of support

As the struggles inside the US prison system continue to heat up, and the planned nationwide work stoppage on September 9th grows closer, the administrations are increasingly cracking down on those prisoners involved in organising. Outside support is crucial to … Continue reading

Posted in Repression, Riots, Strikes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Free our friends! And everyone else: thoughts on prison and activism

Last year saw a lot of amazing struggles. Some of them got a lot of media attention; others received very little. One of the ones which was hardly mentioned in the mainstream media, at least in the UK, was the … Continue reading

Posted in Activism, Anarchists, Bit more thinky, Racism, Repression | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments