Posts Tagged ‘ International ’

A Last Stand For Lelu – Part 1: They Will Come

from Warrior Publications A great injustice is being done on Lelu Island near Prince Rupert, B.C., the sacred and traditional territory of the Lax Kw’alaams people for over 10,000 years. The B.C. provincial government is trying to green light the construction of a massive LNG terminal on the island – Pacific Northwest LNG, backed...
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Germany: Extreme Weather Extends Barricades in the Hambach Forest

Germany: Extreme Weather Extends Barricades in the Hambach Forest

received anonymously / Earth First! Newswire The Hambacher Forest cleared in early spring of barricades by armoured bulldozers, only to be re-barricaded the very next day with new trenches growing from day to day, has now been assisted by a powerful ally. The climate chaos itself, nature striking back and over the last 2...
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Mining Conflicts in Latin America: Map and Database

Mining Conflicts in Latin America: Map and Database

http://desinformemonos.org.mx/mapa-de-conflictos-mineros-proyectos-y-empresas-mineras-en-america-latina/ map from Desinformemos linked database (SPANISH ONLY) from Observatorio de Conflictos Mineros de América Latina translated by Earth First! Journal Number of conflicts in the Database: 210 Number of projects implicated in those conflicts: 220 Communities affected by those projects: 315 Number of conflicts that cross international borders: 6 Country Conflicts Argentina 26...
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The Thirst for the Sea: Lack of Water and New Extractivist Markets

The Thirst for the Sea: Lack of Water and New Extractivist Markets

from Theory Without Borders Several decades ago the idea came along through state institutions that we would soon be submerged into a water crisis, arguing that the growing population and climate change were solely responsible for the lack of water. Through this official diagnosis by the State and means of communication, certain fundamental questions...
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Finland: ALF Torches Buses Involved in Fur Auction Causing over $1.5 Million in Damage

Finland: ALF Torches Buses Involved in Fur Auction Causing over $1.5 Million in Damage

from Bite Back ALF activists placed incendiary devices under the tires of buses at a Pohjolan Matka depot in Vantaa, Finland during the night of June 9. Five buses were completely destroyed, and several others damaged. The bus company reported damages of EUR 1.5 million. Pohjolan Matka has transported buyers to the Saga Furs...
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New Anarchist Translation Project: Theory Without Borders

New Anarchist Translation Project: Theory Without Borders

from Theory Without Borders via Insurrection News Theory Without Borders is a project focused on promoting anarchist texts, theory, and analysis through translating texts into English in order to give their original authors a platform to access a larger audience. The anti-authoritarian left is an important voice that is often ignored or misrepresented within...
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Indigenous Forest Defender Illegally Jailed in Mexico

Indigenous Forest Defender Illegally Jailed in Mexico

from Indian Country Today Media Network Human rights advocates are calling for the immediate release of an Indigenous “prisoner of conscience” in Mexico who is an activist jailed on charges they assert were created to hide the fact that the man was fighting illegal logging in his region; they added that he is diabetic...
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Ukraine: Incendiary Banner Action Against the “Nemo” Dolphinarium by Animal Liberation Front Kiyev

Ukraine: Incendiary Banner Action Against the “Nemo” Dolphinarium by Animal Liberation Front Kiyev

from Insurrection News Animal Liberation Front (Kyiv) burned the banner at the dolphinarium “Nemo”. We consider that the existence of any concentration camps in the world is unacceptable. The image of burning dolphin on the banner symbolizes the suffering of these wonderful and extremely intelligent animals in captivity. We insist on the immediate closure...
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Call Out: Month for the Earth and Against Capital, June 5 – July 5

Call Out: Month for the Earth and Against Capital, June 5 – July 5

from It’s Going Down via Contra Info translated by Scott Campbell It is time to deepen the struggle against the state, against capital, and against the forms they use to continue to perfect their means of dominion over us. Different materials for spreading information and reflection have been developed in recent times. Blogs, magazines,...
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Switzerland: Fire to a Car of “BAM” Prison Constructors

Switzerland: Fire to a Car of “BAM” Prison Constructors

from de-Contra Info translated by Act for Free Bam, bam … burn! All over the world the ‘Bam International Group’ plans and builds zones of confinement and control such as prisons in Belgium and Germany, schools, biotech centres, police stations and other major infrastructural projects for the maintenance of the existent. The Swiss subsidiary...
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Nine Quail Liberated by ALF in Italy (video)

from Bite Back anonymous report (translation): “During the night between May 30-31, Animal Liberation Front activists released nine adult quail, kept locked in a small cage with very little light, little air, fed scraps of food, in Mestre (Venice), near the Forte Marghera park, in a former military structure — municipal today — squatted...
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June 11th Events Planned Across North America

June 11th Events Planned Across North America

from June 11th We are one week away from this year’s June 11th, international day of solidarity with Marius Mason and all long-term anarchist prisoners. In the weeks since we put out our text for this year, anarchists in Chile, the Czech Republic, Spain, Poland, Azerbaijan, and elsewhere have faced repression by the state...
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