The community assembled at Syntagma Sq, Athens, have voted to join the protest and demonstrate against the decision of the Greek Minister of Citizen Protection which is preventing the sailing of the Freedom Flotilla II – Stay Human.
EN: A small protest of 40-50 people took place yesterday 28 June at 19:00 at the Greek Embassy in London (Holland Park), against the mid-term programme and the austerity measures that were voted in the Greek Parliament today. Messages of support and solidarity were read by: Zita Holbourne – read message by Jessica Edwards from [...]
EN: Downloaded by millions of citizens in Greece and across Europe, ‘Debtocracy’ is spreading like wildfire. The film seeks the causes of the debt crisis and proposes solutions – solutions hidden by the governments of Europe and the dominant media. This is a unique opportunity to see the film, and to participate in a discussion [...]
On 28-29 of June, our struggle comes to a turning point. This government of zero social acceptance is attempting to vote the Medium Term.
On Saturday, June 18th, dozens of anarchists and other community members staged an angry protest against gentrification and green capitalism at Greenbridge, a “green” development of condos for eco-yuppies.
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iDFNWbPVE6s&w=550&h=350] A group of squatters opened their community garden to others in the city for one day. As seen in the video, the event turned out a good number of supporters. Squatting has been officially illegal in the Netherlands since October of 2010, though many squatter communities continue to exist. The squatters featured in [...]
A repressive operation at the Orfanotrofio (Orphanage) squat, Thessaloniki took place yesterday: An “anti-terrorist unit” raided the squat while the Greek police was holding by force several activists that were inside the building at the time of the attack. The ‘legal’ owner of the squatted building is the Ministry of Health. The official reason announced [...]
Police snatch squads are being used to target anarchist yobs at demonstrations. Five-strong “Hornet” units of plain-clothed riot squad officers have been set up to pounce on troublemakers at mass protests.
Last night (June 11th) the popular assembly of Syntagma square announced a call to blockade the Greek parliament ahead of the voting of the so-called Mid-term agreement between the Greek government and the troika (IMF/ECB/EU).
First assembly of Direct Democracy Now will take place at the Greek Embassy in London this Thursday 16 June at 6.30pm. Discussions will consider the current situation and explore ways of action…