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Khaled Ali held by police as wave of arrests targets Egyptian opposition

Well-known activist and campaigning lawyer Khaled Ali was held by police for questioning on 23 May, in the latest of a series of arrests to hit opposition groups in Egypt. 231 more words


Statement in solidarity with the Palestinian prisoners' hunger strike

As the hunger strike for Freedom and Dignity by 1,500 Palestinian political prisoners enters its 37th day, the Canadian BDS Coalition issues the following statement in solidarity with the hunger strikers: 398 more words


Book Drive!

White Rose Society of the Salish Sea is partnering with the Anarchist Black Cross Federation for a special event June 11th. For More info check out June11.org or http://www.abcf.net/abcf-downloads/

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Greece: Attack against Nafpaktos Police Station in solidarity with Tasos Theofilou & all imprisoned comrades

21.05.17: At 5:00 today about 10 people attacked Nafpaktos Police Station as a sign of solidarity with Tasos Theofilou and all imprisoned comrades.
First the guards outside and the cop’s cars were attacked with stones and then Molotovs were thrown at the building. 25 more words

Direct Action

Athens, Greece: 13th hearing - Provocative questions highlight the political nature of Tasos Theofilou's trial

Sylvia and Giant reporting for OmniaTV from the 13th hearing of the appeals trial of imprisoned anarchist communist comrade Tasos Theofilou. Translated into English for… 2,639 more words

Anarchist Prisoners

#OTD in 1981 – Irish Republican Hunger Strikers, Raymond McCreesh and Patsy O'Hara Die on Hunger Strike in Long Kesh Prison.

The third of the resolutely determined IRA Volunteers to join the H-Block hunger strike for political status was twenty-four-year-old Raymond McCreesh, from Camlough in South Armagh: a quiet, shy and good-humoured republican, who although captured at the early age of nineteen, along with two other Volunteers in a British army ambush, had already almost three years active republican involvement behind him. 159 more words

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BK/NY – Tuesday, May 23rd – Letter Writing Dinner for Sundiata Acoli & Mutulu Shakur

WHAT: Political Prisoner Letter-Writing Dinner
WHEN: 7pm sharp, Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
WHERE: The Base1302 Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn, New York 11221 (directions below) 818 more words