We taught them a lesson: Beating a deposit deduction

May 15th: Below is the write-up of a successful campaign organised by a tenant and Brighton SolFed against a deduction to that tenant’s deposit.

On the struggle against Bässlergut prison

May 4th: This text, first published in Avalanche, offers a perspective on the direct action struggle against Bässlergut, a prison and detention facility in Switzerland, from one of the activists involved.

The shambles of Moria 35 Trial

May 2nd: On 18th July 2017, 35 refugees in Moria camp on Lesvos were arrested.

EU-Turkey deal: an error in the system

March 22nd: Two years ago, the EU-Turkey deal on refugees came to force.

When Chomsky Worked on Weapons Systems for the Pentagon

March 11th: Between 1963 and 1965, Noam Chomsky worked as a consultant on an Air Force project to establish English as an “operational language for command and control.”[1] According to one of his students, who also worked on this project, the military justification for funding this work was “that in the event of a nuclear war, the

Women in football

March 7th: Women have always been systematically discriminated against by the football authorities, for simply wanting to play football.

Refugee crisis: violent push backs in the Balkans

March 4th: In spite of severe weather conditions, push backs of refugees in the Balkans continue.  Are You Syrious present the report on illegal push-backs from Croatia.

Human aspect of refugee crisis: When can my life start again?

February 18th: This text is published with permission from Are You Syrious (AYS): a group of volunteers working with refugees across Europe.

Calais border, news after the May-Macron summit

January 31st: This text was contributed to Freedom News by a long-standing No Borders activist.

Chile: Lies, dam lies and a Mapuche activist murdered

January 30th: It has taken nearly a year-and-a-half of fighting the authorities, and a second autopsy, to confirm what the family of Macarena Valdés Muñoz already knew – she was hanged after her death.