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The Difficulty of International Solidarity: from Wallmapu to Rojava

John Severino Some time has already passed since the web-scandal surrounding Petar Stanchev’s unfortunate article, “Mr. Anarchist, we need to have a chat about colonialism”. All the better. We need cool heads to examine the underlying questions of international solidarity. … Continue reading

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Temuco 12 Acquitted! Solidarity Continues

The “Temuco 12”, twelve Mapuche warriors from different communities in struggle facing decades of imprisonment under the antiterrorism law, have been acquitted of all charges. Anarchists and others supported those facing charges or pressured Chilean consulates to drop the charges. … Continue reading

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Mapuche youth assassinated, call for solidarity

From A new death has plunged the Mapuche nation into mourning this Tuesday, 6 August, with the confirmation of the murder of Rodrigo Elicer Melinao Licán, member of the community Rayen Mapu of Lof Lolokos in Ercilla, who was … Continue reading

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Solidarity with the Temuco 12! Solidarity with the Temuco 12! Solidarity with the anarchists of the Temuco “Bombs Case” Starting August 1 and lasting at least until September 11, a dozen Mapuche who have been longtime fighters for total independence will be brought to … Continue reading

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Ongoing Repression in Wallmapu

June 2013 John Severino A continuation of “The Intensification of Independence”. See the former for a glossary of terms in Spanish and Mapudungun. Awareness of repression should never be turned into a list of cases and prisoners. Those who struggle … Continue reading

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The Intensification of Independence in Wallmapu

The Intensification of Independence in Wallmapu Critical Reflections on a Solidarity Trip to Generate Electricity in one Mapuche Community in Struggle John Severino Introduction In the last decade, an increasing number of Mapuche communities have carried out the “productive recovery” … Continue reading

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Activity in Solidarity with Henry in Valparaiso

June 2, 2013 Talk about the TIPNIS case in Bolivia and presentation of a calendar and compilation benefit CD in solidarity with Henry

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Microphone Demo in Solidarity with Bolivian Comrades

from Microphone demo in Solidarity with Bolivian Comrades – Bloomington, IN May 29th marked the one year anniversary of raids throughout parts of the anarchist, punk, feminist and animal rights scenes in La Paz, Bolivia. Out of 13 people … Continue reading

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Henry Zegarrundo given house arrest!

After nearly a year in prison since the arrests, with over a dozen audiences suspended, Henry has finally been granted house arrest pending trial! “With dignity as an ally, friend, and companion, and without bending before power, despite an environment … Continue reading

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2nd Santiago Anarchist Bookfair

On April 13 and 14, anarchists in Santiago organized the 2nd annual “Feria del Libro y Propaganda Anarquista,” held in the combative Villa Francia neighborhood of the Chilean capital. Thousands of people participated in the weekend of talks, book presentations, … Continue reading

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