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New Video from the Hambach Forest Occupation in Germany

from Sub Alex / YouTube
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Eco-Prisoner Marius Mason and Others Fight for Gender-Affirming Name Changes in Texas Prisons

Eco-Prisoner Marius Mason and Others Fight for Gender-Affirming Name Changes in Texas Prisons

from Support Marius Mason Marius Mason is an anarchist and an environmental and animal rights prisoner serving nearly 22 years in federal prison for acts of sabotage carried out in defense of the planet. Currently, no person inside a Texas prison can update their name. Winning this case would set a precedent for prisoners...
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Sean Swain Facing Repression, Requests Support

Sean Swain Facing Repression, Requests Support

from Friends of Sean We have not heard from Sean in a week and have received word via a proxy that he is 6 days into a hunger strike. We have also heard that Sean is facing repression of various kinds, such as false conduct reports, unnecessary/unexplained cell changes, and limitation of his communications....
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Day of Solidarity with the Hambi 4: March 10, 2018

Day of Solidarity with the Hambi 4: March 10, 2018

from Hambach Forest The remaining prisoners of the barricade clearing on 22.1.2018 are expected to remain in custody for for at least another week. Time to do another Soli-Aktionstag. Register demos or vigils, distribute flyers, paint banners and send us your photos (preferably via twitter, so that the mailbox does not burst). Write protest...
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Walter Bond Has been Transferred to the Terre Haute CMU

Walter Bond Has been Transferred to the Terre Haute CMU

from Support Walter Walter Bond has been transferred to the Terre Haute CMU. Here is his new mailing address: Walter Bond 37096-013 FCI Terre Haute CMU PO Box 33 Terre Haute IN 47808 If you recently wrote to Walter at the Greenville Illinois prison address, your letter will probably be forwarded to the new...
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Red Fawn Fallis Followed Her Mother’s Footsteps to Standing Rock-Now She Faces Years in Prison

Red Fawn Fallis Followed Her Mother’s Footsteps to Standing Rock-Now She Faces Years in Prison

By Will Parrish / The Intercept Photo: Bill Alkofer/The Orange County Register/SCNG /AP After spending a year in jail awaiting trial, Oglala Lakota Sioux activist Red Fawn Fallis pleaded guilty last week to two federal felonies related to her arrest while protesting the Dakota Access pipeline. As part of the plea agreement, prosecutors dropped the...
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Solidarity Actions for Hambi 9 in Germany

Solidarity Actions for Hambi 9 in Germany

submitted to Earth First! Newswire EF!J Editor’s Note: Since the arrest of the Hambi 9 (more information here), there have been solidarity actions across Germany. This is an incomplete list of communiques compiled from Unoffensive Animal, who wrote before listing information about these actions, “The climate in Hambi is electrifying. There are loud bangs...
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Cambodia: Environmental Activists Jailed For Photographing Boat

Cambodia: Environmental Activists Jailed For Photographing Boat

from AEC News Today Cambodia’s human rights record and justice system suffered another blow today, January 26, when two environmental activists were jailed for taking a photograph of a boat on the ocean. Koh Kong Provincial Court sentenced Mother Nature activists Dem Kundy and Hun Vannak to one year in prison and fined the...
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January 22nd: International Day of Solidarity with Trans Prisoners

January 22nd: International Day of Solidarity with Trans Prisoners

from It’s Going Down Since 2016, people have gathered across so-called North America and the world to hold events to support trans prisoners. The international day of solidarity was originally called by long-term anarchist prisoner, Marius Mason. Here is a statement from organizers last year: Jan 22, 2017 marks the second annual international Trans...
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Durham, NC: “NO WALL NO BORDER” Graffiti in Solidarity with #J20 and FL Prison Strikers

Durham, NC: “NO WALL NO BORDER” Graffiti in Solidarity with #J20 and FL Prison Strikers

From It’s Going Down The following short report was sent anonymously to It’s Going Down: A group of friends spent a casual and soon-to-be snowy evening decorating a huge wall in view of Durham’s highway 147. We hope this can warm the hearts of friends and comrades facing repression on both sides of the...
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Surviving A Grand Jury: Three Narratives From Grand Jury Resisters

Surviving A Grand Jury: Three Narratives From Grand Jury Resisters

from CrimethInc A Few Words about Grand Juries Grand juries serve the state as a sort of auxiliary legal proceeding to force people to inform on each other. A grand jury isn’t a criminal trial; there’s no judge present. It takes place entirely in secret. As a witness, you can’t even obtain transcripts of...
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Texas: Eastham Unit Water Supply Shut Completely Off

Texas: Eastham Unit Water Supply Shut Completely Off

by Keith “Malik” Washington “Hasan (Shakur) was the hardest worker I ever met. He founded organizations, sat on boards, and planned antiviolence concerts in the community. He put out a newsletter a hell of a lot more regularly than many groups on the outside. He helped numerous organizations with strategic planning. He pushed everyone...
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