Images and Mirages of the Paris Commune and the Pétroleuses

March 21st: Today, Paris and other French urban zones see the demonstrations of the gilets jaunes, organised in part through new media.

Immortal: A tribute to Anna Campbell and Haukur Hilmarsson

March 17th: In April 2017, Anna Campbell made the journey to Rojava to fight with the YPJ in defence of the revolution and the Kurdish people.

BREAKING: Anti Raids Network shut down London immigration enforcement base

March 15th: The activists from Anti Raids Network have successfully shut down the Eaton House immigration enforcement base in Hunslow.

Callout for organising the Anarchist Festival 2019

March 14th: Following the success of last year’s decentralised anarchist festival, we’re going to do it again, but this time with events not just in London, but across the UK and Ireland.

Iceland: police use teargas against refugee rights protest

March 12th: The police in Iceland have used teargas and reacted rather violently on Monday when asylum seekers protested wanting to draw attention to the inhumane conditions they live in, Refugees in Iceland have reported.  Yesterday’s protest was the fourth in the recent weeks.  In the invitation to the gathering, the No Borders Iceland stated: “In the

Russia: court extends arrest order against anarchist Azat Miftakhov

March 5th: The Golovinsky Court of Moscow has extended until 7th April the pre-trial detention of Moscow State University student Azat Miftakhov.

Russia: Slaver killed during uprising

February 25th: Reports from the village of Vanzezat, Beloyarsky District say the “local businessman” was shot dead by one of the people he had illegally pressed into work.

Organiser training: how to win at work

March 10th: The Solidarity Federation runs two workplace organiser training courses which have recently been updated.

Evict your Landlord: Wir Bleiben Alle! We All Stay.

March 2nd: Today thousands of people marched through Berlin for the Interkiezonale Star Demo against a wave of radical centre evictions – and for the occasion we are pleased to publish this meticulous probe into the situation by anarchist investigative journalist Joe Reynolds.

Squatter’s Digest: Grow Heathrow halved, ciao to Asilo

February 28th: I do have a pretty good excuse for being a little late in writing this month’s column, namely being arrested and remanded for a squatting-related offence (of which I am not guilty for the record, as I will be testifying at trial later in the year).

A sideways look: Water scams

March 20th: In Ireland, a 2010 structural adjustment programme ordered the country to start charging domestic customers for water, where previously it was included in local taxation.

Britain After Brexit

March 1st: Jon Bigger writes on the likely scene awaiting us and the UK’s decline as a world power – with or without the EU.

Italian anarchists for the general women’s strike

February 26th: The Italian Anarchist Federation writes on why it will be mobilising for the global strike initiative on March 8th, amid an atmosphere of reaction which has been driving repressive reforms.