05.08.16: Today fugitive anarchist comrades Kostas Sakkas and Marios Seisides were arrested in Sparta. The comrades were subjected to torture at the hands of the police after refusing to give their finger prints and have their pictures taken. According to Athens Indymedia the comrades require hospitalization. Two solidarity letters (one of which is also a call for a solidarity rally) are translated below…
Τhe road to individual and collective liberation is full of struggles and resistance against the state and the capital, against every aspect of authority.
From Earth First! Journal (Black and Green Review #3 originally)
As an attorney and long-term activist Lauren Regan has a vantage on state and corporate surveillance that few other activists are exposed to. Regan is the founder and Executive Director of the Civil Liberties Defense Center based in Eugene, OR. She has an extensive history of defending activists after inevitable run ins with the law. She represented a number of Green Scare defendants and has arguably spent more time sorting through Green Scare, AETA, and other similar cases to know about the extent of government and corporate surveillance, disruption, provocation, and how failures of Security Culture opened the door for them.
In this week’s sedition, we take a look at the so-called “War on Cops” in the United Snakes, simmering anti-cop sentiment in the UK and the fallout stemming from Turkey’s recent failed coup.
Airs on WSFM-LP 103.3 in Asheville / streaming at AshevilleFM from 3am EST on August 1st, 2016, through August 7th, then podcasting at radio4all.net. Also airing this week on KOWA-LPFM in Olympia, WA, KWTF in Bodega Bay, CA, KXCF in Marshall, CA, and WCRS-LP Columbus Community Radio 98.3 and 102.1 FM.
From Black Rose Anarchist Federation by Colin O’Malley
This article speaks on the failures of the anarchist movement to grow, despite numerous social movements, and how models of anarchist political organization point the way forward to overcome these pitfalls. This piece originally appeared in Perspectives on Anarchist Theory No. 27 (2014) published by the Institute for Anarchist Studies.
LISTEN HERE: https://archive.org/details/AnarchyRadio822016
Who is "JZ"? Troll of the week. Debord: ideas should be used up in battle.
Aragorn! on internet and anarchism. Flash flooding, heat waves. New Panama
Canal not big enough for bloated globalization. Mass shootings 50 years old.
Cannibal gulls, space travel bad for hearts. Action news, two calls (AR,MO).
Good faith interaction with anarcho-primitivism: let's have some.
Reminder: deadline looms for BAGR submissions.