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Belated Reportback from the Straight Pride Rally
We are reposting the following reportback from Leghigh Valley Anarchists originally published on IGD. Boston anarchists take note...
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02 Oct 2019 | Filed under: News / Human Rights : Police and Prisons : Politics
NLG Lawyer Held in Contempt for Defending Protester
National Lawyers Guild attorney Susan Church was held in contempt of court by Boston Municipal Court judge Richard Sinnott today, after reading portions of Constitutional law regarding separation of powers into the court record. on behalf of her client.
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04 Sep 2019 | Filed under: News / Human Rights : Police and Prisons
Angola 3 Newsletter: Zulu Whitmore Court Date and More
The latest issue of our newsletter has just been released, spotlighting the important case of Kenny "Zulu" Whitmore and the recent work of Southern University Law Professor Angela A. Allen-Bell & her students. We also update you on the recent activities of Robert King and Albert Woodfox, including Albert's trip abroad to the United Kingdom.
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20 Jul 2019 | Filed under: News / Human Rights : Police and Prisons : Race
Second FANG Member Jailed for Protesting ICE
Earlier today Amory began an eight day jail sentence for resisting ICE in Bristol County, Massachusetts. PLEASE READ Amory’s statement that they released before beginning their sentence:
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19 Jul 2019 | Filed under: News / Human Rights : Police and Prisons
Support Holly
64397766_1053558228175495_7658365484101795840_n.jpgHolly (pictured on the right) is currently serving a ten day jail sentence after taking part in an action that shut down the Bristol County House of Corrections and an adjacent ICE facility.
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11 Jun 2019 | Filed under: News / Human Rights : International : Police and Prisons
FANG Joins Call to Shut Down ICE
woa-meme.pngFrom June 23-29, join us for a Week of Action to #ShutDownICE. Our full call to action, and targets can be found at: ShutDownICEnow.org
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06 Jun 2019 | Filed under: Announcement / Human Rights : International
ICE Prisoners in Suffolk County Jail Launch Hunger Strike
Approximately 70 ICE detainees at the Suffolk County House of Correction (SCHC) have launched a hunger strike calling for an end to abuse and inhumane conditions.

FOUR PEOPLE are currently being held in solitary confinement in direct retaliation for participating in this hunger strike.

Additionally, according to detainees inside, SCHC is illegally detaining people beyond the amount of time that the facility is allowed.
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19 Feb 2019 | Filed under: News / Human Rights : Police and Prisons
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
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