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 facility, sited near the German border, is currently being expanded and anarchists have been active in trying to sabotage the process. The writer makes a
Freedom republished NetPol's callout in the last few days of responding - by 29 February 2024
Minimum wage cleaners at Amazon warehouses in Enfield and Ipswich are set to ballot for strike action over attempts to cut their paid breaks and bank holiday enhancements.
This morning, activists from Palestine Action returned once again to Staffordshire to inflict a blow to Israel's arms trade by shutting down the factory responsible for making their drone engines.
So, I aim for this new culture section to offer a platform for anarchist artists whose work perhaps doesn’t fit elsewhere and examine more mainstream art through an anarchic lens.
Sheer violence breaking out from the police towards protesters again.