Execution of "Occupy Democracy" and the Banality of Evil

The sense of duty trumped ethics in the state repression at Parliament Square

Posted by on 29 October 2014 | 6:05 am

Russell Brand: an anarchist critique of his "revolution"

An open letter to Russell Brand, condemning him as being on the other side of the barricades. The video statement is available here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gZm1KAksvMM

Posted by on 27 October 2014 | 11:24 am

Cardiff Welsh alliiance demo fiasco

the planned march through cardiff turned into farce

Posted by on 27 October 2014 | 8:47 am

Isreali Ambassador Greeted by Protest During Cambridge Visit.

On Monday October 20th Daniel Taub, the Isreali Ambassador for London visited The Cambridge Debating Union (aka the Union) to speak, and was greeting by a noisy protest.

Posted by on 26 October 2014 | 9:49 am

Philippines: Lawmakers studying the filing of bill against hate crimes

A pair of reform-oriented lawmakers has expressed plans to file a critical measure that could curb hate-motivated crimes and violence directed at the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. <br/>

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 6:40 pm

Demo tonight at Turkish capitalists’ Savoy ball

From Rabble, a London-based anarchist site for news, analysis and events

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 1:49 pm

Wrexham: Report from Borras Anti-Fracking Evening... More Planned

Last Thursday night, 23 October, local campaigners against fracking and other 'unconventional' (extreme) gas extraction methods held a public meeting in Borras, Wrexham not far from where Green Park Energy, bought out by Dart Energy, bought out by IGas, have just been given permission to undertake exploratory drilling ostensibly for coal bed methane. The local pub was packed out with standing room only and not much of that as the local community turned out in force to find out more, many angry that the unelected and unaccountable Planning Inspectorate had overturned the decision of Wrexham council's Planning Committee whose members had voted (17 to 2) to reject the planning application back in March.

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 5:11 am

Iranian Anarchist Musician Shahin Najafi Speaks About Acid Attacks On Women

An important article from our Iranian Anarchist Network comrades that they wish to share with all genuine leftists, anarchists & other progressives in the Western World - we ask that you please concentrate and put aside any inbuilt cognitive dissonance re : "Islamophobia" and please read and understand that what is explained here is not some kind of unwarranted / bigoted attack against Islam but an extremely passionate & angry commentary against the barbarisms that are committed in the name of Islam by the brutal Islamic regime of Iran. Please share with your networks and if you are able to contribute a better English translation (source at bottom of article), then please do so!

Posted by on 25 October 2014 | 2:11 am

TUCMarch Britain Needs a Pay Rise and a Kick Up the Arse

Good turn out but disappointing.

Posted by on 24 October 2014 | 3:34 pm

Global Rally Against ISIS, For Kobane & For Humanity : Nov 1st 2014

A Global Rally against ISIS, For Kobane & For Humanity is being urged for November 1st, 2014. Please note that this is not a call for some kind of reactionary anti-Muslim, anti-Islam rally so please don't just dismiss it as being so and take a careful read of the following text including the signatories to this urgent call that include Noam Chomsky Archbishop Desmond Tutu and many, many others.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 4:13 pm

Fatal encounter: Jennifer Laude meets US Marine Corps

PHILIPPINES: As I peered at Jennifer Laude’s serene face in the open casket, I saw the wound on her forehead that was barely concealed by the mortician’s make up. I did not see the bruises on her neck and shoulders, but a person familiar with the autopsy said they were severe.

Posted by on 21 October 2014 | 5:13 am

Turkey : Armed Manifestation In Support Of Kobane

Armed militants appeared on the streets of Diyarbakır, Southeastern Turkey tonight (20/10/2014) in a demonstration of combative solidarity with Kobane and in complete defiance of the fascist Turkish government.

Posted by on 20 October 2014 | 2:31 pm

Protest at Green Investment Bank 2nd Birthday

Biofuelwatch, the London Biomassive and UKWIN will be protesting outside the Green Investment Bank's 2nd Birthday Celebrations at 5pm on Tuesday 29 October at 2 King Edward St, nr St Paul's, EC2A 1HQ. We will be targetting GIB's wilful, ongoing, investment in Big Biomass and Waste Incineration. See  https://www.facebook.com/events/1501053843475695/ for more details and event info. Join  https://www.facebook.com/LondonBiomassive. There will be cake and music!

Posted by on 20 October 2014 | 8:37 am

War Against ISIS / Daesh : ColdHackers Hijack Turkish Regime FB Accounts

Once again the comrades from revolutionary Kurdish hacking collective ColdHackers have gone into action and attacked the online presence of the murderous and cowardly Turkish regime in solidarity with their YPG / YPJ brothers & sisters who are fighting for Rojava and the total liberation of Kobane.

Posted by on 19 October 2014 | 8:00 pm

Millions of children now being instructed in Nazi eugenics techniques

It has been difficult, again, to keep this information online. <br/><br/>Millions of children instructed in Nazi eugenics techniques, from the Royal Society for Arts <br/>The ‘Opening Minds’ Science curriculum (established by the Royal Society for the Arts) is clearly instructing children in eugenics techniques. The Royal Society for the Arts has as president the Princess Royal (who has taken over from Prince Philip) and patron the queen.

Posted by on 19 October 2014 | 5:38 pm