2016 was very demoralising, and 2017 is looking worse. Anarchists have tended to be enduringly optimistic about the revolutionary potential of the working class. Now it seems to be at an all-time low. But this only makes revolutionary analysis and social activism more important than ever. It is time to work out what to do for the best in the new political environment, and to do it.
Eviction of refugees camped near Calais has begun, with tear gas being used and a call out for on-the-ground solidarity made. If you can get over then now is the time to do so.
We Will Rise held a protest at Dungavel Detention Centre and sent us a report on the action.
Working class solidarity has sprung up across the UK in solidarity with migrants stranded in Calais by the government’s border policy.
Black Dissidents are working along side the Movement for Justice in order to demand the immediate closure of detentions centres across the UK as well as link up struggles with Calais Migrant Solidarity Camp. This article contains info on how to get involved.
NB: This article has been removed at this time on the back of internal discussions within the AF and communications with the ZACF. We should have an extensively updated version of this article available shortly.
There is a lot of anti-refugee sentiment about the reasons someone would cross the Mediterranean in the press, but how does it compare to the reasons people are risking their lives and those of family members to flee from Syria and Eritre?
“So the cops broke into our place at about four o’clock one morning, burst into me and my girlfriend’s room, and one of them turned…
A report on the counter-mobilisation by the AFN against National Action’s ‘White Man March’ in Liverpool.