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Let Siham Biyah Come Home! No Deportations!
bostonmarchjusticeforsihana180122.jpgOn January 27, hundreds of defenders of immigrant rights from many leftist organizations, labor unions, churches and sanctuary networks rallied in Boston to protest the deportation of Siham Byah. A prominent Occupy Boston activist and single mother, Byah was grabbed by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (I.C.E.) police last November 7, torn from her son, beaten in a local jail, driven to Virginia and then deported to Morocco. The Class Struggle Education League, based in Lowell, Mass. and New Hampshire participated in the protest, emphasizing the importance of mobilizing the power of workers action to stop the I.C.E. deportation machine. It also noted the parallel to the struggle against slave-catchers under the 1850 Fugitive Slave Act, a battle which came to a head in Boston and set the stage for the U.S. Civil War. The CSEL is undertaking joint work with the Internationalist Group.
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05 Feb 2018 | Filed under: News / Human Rights : International : Labor
Government Shutdown Solutions Could Leave Out Disaster Aid for Puerto Rico
As the Senate and White House struggle to avert a government shutdown, US disaster victims from Puerto Rico to Texas worry a deal on relief and recovery aid will continue to be delayed.
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20 Jan 2018 | Filed under: News / International : Politics : Social Welfare
Texts on the recent repression against autonomous media projects in France
“Our hostility is a spreading flame””

Translator’s intro:

Over the past couple of months, there have been several acts of repression aimed at autonomous media project in the territory controlled by the French state. Below are two translated texts dealing with this.
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07 Nov 2017 | Filed under: News / International : Media
(A-Radio) B(A)D NEWS – Angry voices from around the world – Episode 5 (10/2017)
BadNews2.jpgEpisode number 5 (10/2017) of "B(A)D NEWS - Angry voices from around the world", a monthly news program from the international network of anarchist and antiauthoritarian radios, consisting of short news segments from different parts of the world, is now online.
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22 Oct 2017 | Filed under: News / International
Puerto Rico and US Virgin Island Religious Leaders Issue Debt and Aid Statement As President Trump Visits Islands
As President Trump visits Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, island religious leaders are calling for aid, debt relief and measures to end child poverty. The statement is issued by San Juan's Catholic Archbishop, Roberto González Nieves, St. Thomas' Catholic Bishop Herbert A. Bevard and Evangelical Bible Society Head Reverend Heriberto Martínez.
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04 Oct 2017 | Filed under: News / International
German Government Shuts Down Indymedia: What It Means
The German government has shut down the German Indymedia site, the most widely used German-language platform for radical politics and organizing. They have also conducted raids in Freiburg to seize computers and harass those they accuse of maintaining the site, absurdly justifying this on the grounds that the alleged administrators constitute an illegal organization for the sake of destroying the German Constitution. This represents a massive escalation in state repression against what the authorities call “left-wing extremism,” disingenuously suggesting an equivalence between those who seek to build communities beyond the reach of state violence and Neo-Nazis organizing to carry out attacks and murders like the ones in Charlottesville last week.
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25 Aug 2017 | Filed under: News / International : Media
(A-Radio) The defense of the Rog factory squat in Ljubljana
In cooperation with Crna Luknja, the anarchist radio show on Radio Student in Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, we produced the following interview on the ongoing struggle against the attempted eviction of Rog, a former bicycle factory and an active squat for 10 years now. The interview focuses on the resistance against the attempts of eviction by the city as well as Nazi attacks and also on the political framework right now in Slovenia.
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05 Jul 2016 | Filed under: Interview / Gentrification : International : Organizing : Radical Culture
International Day of Solidarity With Oscar López Rivera
FINAL-INTL-DAY-OF-SOLIDARITY2016v17S1.pngShow your solidarity with Oscar using #FreeOscarLópez and #35paisesxOscar
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20 Jun 2016 | Filed under: News / Human Rights : International : Organizing : Police and Prisons : Politics : Race
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