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).

How to get into (or start) your own red gym

February 23rd: A co-founder of left-wing gym Reading Red Corner writes about her experiences and the lessons learned from running the town’s weekly radical boxing club.

Greece: How Neo-Nazi gangs are targeting squats

February 16th: On the night of September 17th 2013, the Greek rapper Pavlos Fyssas (Killah P) and his friends sat in the local coffee shop Korali, in Keratsini, to the south of Athens.

The 2019 Anarchist Bookfairs List

February 11th: Several bookfair organising groups have been pretty efficient with sending in details of their events early this year, so we can now put together the initial showing of Freedom’s annual roundup [for previous, see 2017|2018].

Sleeping on the clock is no dream

February 10th: In 2018 Mencap, the learning disability charity with an unappealing name, took the government to court.

The International Anarchist Defence Fund

February 7th: The International Anarchist Defence Fund turns one year old this month so to celebrate, the IADF shares some thoughts on anarchist solidarity work and the issues that influenced the collective’s creation.

Interview: LAD$ to the front!

January 24th: Back in the growing winter of 2016 a pack of punks, anarchists and incorrigible rogues met in an indescript nonspace above an anarchist bookshop in East London with a dog, some beers, and a plan.

I, Wobbly — a new cycle of the IWW

January 22nd: The IWW has been quietly organising couriers in cities and towns outside London, in the UK and Ireland, since January 2018.

Officer HN30: Insights into the spycop scheme’s final years

January 20th: Research by the Undercover Research Group has found a tale told through notes released by the Undercover Policing Inquiry last year.

The Freedom 2018 roundup

December 31st: Over the last year Freedom News has covered, and in many cases broken, hundreds of stories, run a wide range of feature and analysis pieces and backed anarchist activity worldwide — below is just some of the news from around Britain that we picked up.