Tag Archives: Hunger Strike

Switzerland: Marco, Silvia and Billy on hunger strike against the WEF

We receive and transmit: This is a flyer that has been distributed during the demo against the World Economic Forum in Bern (Switzerland) on the 21st of January 2012. We are translating the communiques of Marco, Silvia and Billy about … Continue reading

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Marco Camenisch begins new hunger strike solidarity initiative

from culmine, partial translation by war on society: From January 20 to 29, 2012 I take on a hunger strike, this Initiative as a solidarity Participation in our Struggle against the WEF [World Economic Forum] in Davos, where the greatest … Continue reading

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Chicago, IL: Words from the Committee for Illegal Life and from the Noisy Nihilists Brigade on the NYE demo

from to live is illegal: Last night around thirty anarchists, nihilists, and other generally furious people gathered outside Chicago’s Metropolitan Correctional Center for an anti-prison noise demo in solidarity with the international day of action against prisons.  The MCC is … Continue reading

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Greece: The prisoner Panagiotis Avdikos is now on hunger and thirst strike

from contrainfo: Mobilization at Koridallos dungeons – Update on his health condition On December 3rd the gathering outside Koridallos prisons in solidarity with Panagiotis Avdikos was held as planned. The place resembled a war zone, as there were cops everywhere, … Continue reading

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New booklet: “Letters from Anarchist Prisoners of the ‘Bombs Case’ in Chile”

We receive and publish: This document is a collection of letters from the Chilean anarchist “Bombs Case” prisoners, in an effort to share and spread their ideas beyond the prison walls. On August 14th, 2010, fourteen anarchists and anti-authoritarians were … Continue reading

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Greece: URGENT call for international solidarity with Panagiotis Avdikos, prison inmate conducting a hunger strike

from contrainfo: Panagiotis Avdikos is currently confined in Aghios Pavlos ‘hospital’ of Koridallos prisons, after a long hunger strike. He was arrested outside his home on April 18th, 2011, accused for possession of drugs. He almost immediately decided to start … Continue reading

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New York, NY: Action in solidarity with the fallen in struggle Pelican Bay prisoners

from anarchistnews: On the night of November 18th, we attacked the Downtown Brooklyn Parole Office with paint. We did this in solidarity with Johnny Owens Vick, Hozel Alanzo Blanchard, and a third currently unnamed prisoner: hunger strikers in California who … Continue reading

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Raleigh, NC: Noise Demo in Solidarity with Local and West Coast Prison Resisters, Seattle 26, and Against Police Violence

from pugetsoundanarchists: At 2:30pm on Sunday August 14th, over 30 people gathered in front of the huge max-security men’s Central Prison in Raleigh, NC to stand in solidarity with the the thousands of California prisoners on hunger strike. We were … Continue reading

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North Carolina: Prisoner’s Hunger Strike Ends Successfully

from anarchistnews: On July 15th, North Carolina prisoner and anarchist James Graham began a hunger strike at Lanesboro CI in solidarity with the thousands of striking prisoners across California. For over a year Graham has been isolated in solitary conditions … Continue reading

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California: Prisoner hunger strike to continue if demands not met this week!

from prisonerhungerstrikesolidarity (please note that 2-3 weeks after July 20th, which Todd Ashker mentions as the date the strike may resume, is the end of this week at the latest): We received a letter from Todd Ashker, one of the … Continue reading

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Greensboro, NC: Noise Demo in Solidarity with California Prisoners on Strike

from Trianarchy: Sunday afternoon on July 24th, around forty people gathered in front of the jail in Greensboro, NC to show our solidarity with the thousands of hunger striking prisoners across California as well as our anger with the actions … Continue reading

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Olympia, WA: Intersection Disruption in Solidarity with Pelican Bay Hunger Strike

from pugetsoundanarchists: Yesterday at around 5:30 pm the intersection of 4th ave and capitol way was disrupted in downtown Olympia. A giant smoke flare was set off, covering the entire intersection in orange smoke and hundreds of fliers were thrown … Continue reading

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St. Louis, MO: Noise Demonstration in Solidarity with Prisoner Hunger Strike

from anews: On Thursday July 21st, 30 people gathered in downtown St. Louis to hold a noise demonstration outside the main city jail. This action was in solidarity with the prisoners in California, and elsewhere, engaged in an indefinite hunger … Continue reading

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New York, NY: March and Intersection Takeover in Solidarity with the Hunger Strike in California

from anews: On the night of July 20, 2011, we took action in solidarity with the hunger strike started at Pelican Bay, which has spread to many other prisons in California. We marched down 9th St. on the Lower East … Continue reading

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