Tresspass Journal Issue 2

February 24th: Our friends from Trespass Journal sent in their recent issue.  It is in depth, multilingual publication about issues of squatting all over the World.

Italy: arson attack on CSA Magazzino47 Social Centre

February 23rd: Last night the fascists broke into CSA Magazzino47 social centre in Brescia, Italy, and set fire to it.

Poland: logging in Bialowieza Forest declared illegal

February 22nd: The Advocate General of the Court of Justice of the EU has issued a legal opinion confirming that increased logging in Poland’s Bialowieza Forest is in breach of EU nature laws.

Chinese state persecutes Marxists

February 21st: Some quite ironic news from China.

Bulgaria: Antifa stands up to fascist march

February 19th: Bulgarian Antifa held a protest in Sofia under the slogan  ‘No Nazis on Our Streets, No to Fortress Europe” on 17th February against the annual fascist demo commemorating Hristo Lukov: a World War 2 politician, minister of war, and a supporter of Nazi Germany.

Iran: two female political prisoners on hunger strike

February 16th: Iranian activists call for solidarity with two female political prisoners, Atena Daemi and Golrokh Iraee, who are in dire situation due to 13 days of hunger strike.

Louis Further: Notes from the US

February 14th: Freedom’s long-running US correspondent Louis Further does his monthly roundup of some of the lesser-known stories that have emerged over the last few weeks.

Russia: Arrested antifascists talk about torture in prison

February 13th: ‘He Would Check My Pulse by Touching My Neck and Monitor My Condition.’ Arrested Penza Antifascists Talk about Electric Shock Torture in Remand Prison Basement.

Amsterdam: ADM Squat wins in court!

February 8th: In a rather unexpected twist of events, yesterday afternoon Raad van State, the Dutch High Court for administrative law, decided that ADM squat in Amsterdam will not be evicted for the time being and is safe until at least  Summer 2018, when the appeal court case will take place.

Spain: temporary end of the anarchist terrorism myth

February 7th: After a total of 33 arrests, three years of investigation during which hundreds of documents were analysed,  house searches across the country, hours of phone conversations recorded, bank accounts frozen, and, worst of all, after subjecting some of the accused to months of imprisonment, Spain’s Audiencia Nacional tribunal has closed the legal proceedings and state