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We Need Resistance Not Cooption: On Trump’s Transgender Military Ban

If your response to the army preying on poor communities and communities of color, using poverty as a new draft, is to use that to legitimize the existence of the institution as an escape from poverty rather than to call for abolition of using poor kids as cannon fodder for the wars of the rich, you might have some fucked up priorities. 282 more words

#Potzehne, #Germany: War Starts Here Camp 2017

From the 31th of july to the 6th of August the War-Starts-Here camp will set up in Potzehne (close to Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt,Germany). For several years now the War-Starts-Here camp has brought together lots of different people close to the modern and important military training site in Germany, the “Gefechtsübungszentrum Heer”, abbreviated as GÜZ. 816 more words

Germany / Austria: 3 Attacks in Solidarity With Comrades Targeted by G20 Repression

The regional press relayed the news of the attack on the police station in the ‘List’ district of Hanover: around 3:30AM, several masked and black-clad assailants bombard this place of oppression with stones. 704 more words

Direct Action

Melbourne, Australia: Activists Blockade Office of Israeli Arms Manufacturer as Part of International Week of Action

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ACTION ONGOING: Activists blockade office of Israeli arms manufacturer as part of international week of action

Activists from WACA (Whistleblowers, Activists and Citizens Alliance) have this morning blockaded the entrance to the office of arms manufacturer Elbit Systems at 60 Bertie St, Port Melbourne. 554 more words

Direct Action

Story Of A Prostitute (Seijun Suzuki, Japan 1965)

At the end of the movie, a Chinese woman says that the Japanese are always in a hurry to die. But dying is not difficult, it’s for the cowards. 31 more words

Drama,

Scotland / Japan: No More Hiroshimas! No More Nagasakis! No More Hibakusha!

On Thursday the 30th of March 2017, Faslane Peace Camp (the worlds longest running active protest site and a frontline in the fight against nuclear weapons of mass destruction), was honoured to host a visit by the Hibakusha Reiko Yamada and Midori Yamada together with their translator and fellow anti-nuclear activist Shigeo Kobayashi (a member of Japanese Against Nuclear –  1,606 more words

International Solidarity

#UK #Cardiff Peace Activists Set For Showdown with DPRTE Arms Dealers Next Week

Campaigners are holding a day of protest on March 28th against controversial Cardiff event DPRTE, which they say “totally blurs the boundary between government and the arms trade.” 1,051 more words