17 Dec

Interview: Week of solidarity with anarchist prisoners August 2015

In the following interview we ask about the „Week of solidarity with anarchist prisoners“ (August 23 to 30, 2015), who is promoting it and what it is about. For security reasons, this interview has been re-recorded using our own voices.

Length: 4:47 min

You can download the audio at: archive.org (wav | mp3 | ogg).

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15 Dec

AFA Stockholm: 13 anti-fascists sentenced to prison – We’ll take the hit together

headerOn 21.11.2015 we saw the sentencing of 13 anti fascists participating in the protests against the now defunct Swede’s Party in September 2014.

Most of the sentences handed out is relating to participation in a riot, an event the prosecution claimed to be two separate ones as, according to them, the situation calmed down between the disturbances. This allows them to prosecute twice for the same accusation and therefore plead for longer sentences and steeper fines. Read More

04 Dec

Call for International Solidarity to the Butzbach Prisoners’ Hunger Strike

cropped-copy-header03In May 2014 the prisoners’ syndicate GG/BO (prisoners’ syndicate/German-wide organisation) was formed in Berlin-Tegel prison. Ever since, it expanded to more than 70 prisons in Germany and Austria and over 800 male and female, German and migrant prisoners joined it. GG/BO is an autonoumous grassroots syndicate for all incarcerated workers regardless of race and gender. Its main demands are the minimum wage of 8,50 euros, social insurance and freedom of union to all prisoners. Read More