Organisations across Brazil have hit out over the last few weeks over the ongoing criminalisation of social movements, in particular the long-running campaign of demonisation and legal gagging against activists from transport campaign Bloco de Luta and the MST landless movement. Based in Porto Alegre, Bloco del Luta has been facing heavy repression since its
‘’Hamid* and his kids are in jail, they were rejected again,’’ a volunteer on the Greek island of Chios called to tell me late last year.
On Tuesday, two people were arrested in A Coruña in relation to the events that occurred during the eviction of A Insumisa social centre.
On January 25, 2011, the Indonesian government, represented by the State Owned Enterprise PT.
UCU activist Jose Collina reflects this year’s universities pensions strike, won and lost.
Louis Further rounds up the latest in dodgy goings on across the pond.