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Undercover Inquiry: Prejudice and propaganda

Undercover Inquiry: Prejudice and propaganda

July 16th: Infiltrating Freedom gave MI5 a trove of 80s trivia; for the future Met spy chief, it was a racy adventure
Spycops Inquiry to hear evidence of Freedom infiltration

Spycops Inquiry to hear evidence of Freedom infiltration

July 8th: Undercover Roger Pearce -- later head of the Special Demonstration Squad -- attempted to link anarchist paper to Northern Irish republicans in the 1980s

Paris Olympics protests: “A concrete mixer for tourists and speculation”

Paris Olympics protests: “A concrete mixer for tourists and speculation”

July 3rd: With the Paris Olympics heralding urban exclusion and a hike in surveillance, disruption and protests mark the passage of the Olympic flame through France

German anti-fascist extradited to Hungary

German anti-fascist extradited to Hungary

July 2nd: Maja T now faces 24 years in prison, accused of attacking neo-Nazis in Budapest

What Does Putin Want?

What Does Putin Want?

July 11th: The Russian autocrat is not crazy, war is simply a necessity for his power and economic system

The evolution of National Rally

The evolution of National Rally

July 8th: While its electorate has expanded, the French far right in power would be just as neoliberal and even more repressive

New Caledonia: The Kanak insurrection and the nickel industry

New Caledonia: The Kanak insurrection and the nickel industry

June 27th: New Caledonia has a quarter of the world’s nickel reserves, and each faction—separatists, loyalists and the State—have possessed one of the major factories

Radical Reprint: The Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

Radical Reprint: The Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

July 14th: For its July issue Freedom of course led with the most infamous event of the moment, and as ever was not shy in its take, headlining a short, wry report with ‘Cause and Effect.’ The assassination, known for sparking the series of events that led to World War One, was worldwide news and, with the

The Pergamon: The sun of freedom

The Pergamon: The sun of freedom

July 12th: In the summer of 2022, I gained insight into the British penal system when I was jailed for a month following direct action against Elbit---this is my prison diary (pt.4)

“Let the dead rest – and fulfill their hopes”: Remembering Erich Mühsam

“Let the dead rest – and fulfill their hopes”: Remembering Erich Mühsam

July 10th: The anarchist author and poet, murdered by the Nazis on July 10, 1934, is now part of Germany’s literary canon

Community ownership and the anarchist path to housing

Community ownership and the anarchist path to housing

July 15th: Construction is not the cure for the housing crisis, no matter what election promises claim

“We’re going to need each other”: Viewing Freedom’s election night coverage

“We’re going to need each other”: Viewing Freedom’s election night coverage

July 9th: Listening to people who have a shared passion for liberation, abolition and climate justice made the night actually enjoyable

Infiltration and what we can do about it

Infiltration and what we can do about it

July 7th: Every few years, the issue of infiltration into anarchist and activist groups becomes a topic of conversation again.