Greece: occupied gym in Exarchia evicted and demolished

July 21st: On Tuesday morning Athens’ only squatted gym was evicted and demolished with a bulldozer.

Glasgow anti-fascists mobilise to see off far-right rally

July 20th: A demonstration has been called by the Scottish Defence League for tomorrow — but anti-fascists won’t be letting them have it all their own way.

Cleaners organised in UVW launch three simultaneous migrant workers strikes across London

July 17th: Cleaners organised in the United Voices of the World (UVW) trade union are walking out over pay and unfair working conditions at three of the wealthiest employers in the UK.

Anti-fascist reports: Confronting the far-right in London

July 15th: Anti-fascist activists from Plan C and Edinburgh Antifa write on yesterday’s clash with Tommy Robinson-supporting neo-nazis.

France: Four people face charges for assisting refugees

July 18th: Four people were arrested for helping migrants cross the border into France.  It is the latest case over citizens providing aid to refugees in France.

Netherlands: man fleeing homophobic violence denied asylum as he is ‘not gay enough’

July 17th: A man fleeing anti-gay violence has been denied asylum seeker status in the Netherlands based on an assessment by the IND (The Immigration and Naturalisation Department) which found him to be “not gay enough”: in this exact words.

Notes from the US: Racism enshrined in law

July 16th: Louis Further rounds up some of the key news from the US, including some nasty rulings coming down from the “pre” reactionary group which sitting before Trump imposes his vision for its future.

Interview: Edinburgh Anarchist Feminist Bookfair

July 20th: This Saturday, the first ever Edinburgh Anarchist Feminist Bookfair is taking place at the Augustine United Church.

Adding to the anarchist media list

July 11th: The Anarchist Federation in London launched a new podcast yesterday, adding a welcome new voice to what is currently a very short list of anarchist audio outlets (which we’re collating below).

Aspects of syndicalism in Spain, Sweden and USA

July 2nd: Considering the relative weakness of anarcho-syndicalism in Britain historially, Philip Holgate compares three countries where the revolutionary union idea took off and made a major social impact in Spain, Sweden and the US. Holgate, born at Chesterfield, 1934, studied mathematics at Exeter and spent five years teaching in a progressive school.

Beating the letting agents

July 19th: Brighton SolFed writes on lessons learned over the first year of its efforts to build up an anarchist housing union.

Fuck Assad, fuck his Western lackeys: An anarchist statement on Eva Bartlett

July 10th: Tomorrow Eva Bartlett, a self-appointed “independent journalist” who fancies herself an expert on Middle East will be speaking in London.

Can anarchists give Trump the welcome he deserves?

July 4th: Ever since Trump became President of the USA there’s been the prospect of him visiting the UK and the chance for direct action.