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«Within two months, rhetoric about becoming ungovernable had become widespread»

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Special interview with Crimethinc, emerged out of the decentralized networks of the DIY underground in the mid-1990s, bringing together people who had already collaborated on small projects together to undertake more ambitious projects. Today, after more than two decades of publishing, organizing, a...


May Day 2017 in Paris; A Report from the Streets

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The Story behind the Clashes, our new report for CrimethInc. The anarchist march departed from the Place des Fêtes for the Place de la République to join the May Day demonstration. We arrived at Place de la République unhindered and assumed our place in the Cortège de tête, the combative group...


The State of Emergency and the Totalitarian Drift of the State

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It appears that the French Republic is reaching a tipping point, a fundamental break with the way that rule has functioned here for three decades. Everything indicates that the political legitimization of racism and violent policing must either lead to tyranny or provoke an uprising. These two force...


Why French government is harassing migrants in the streets of Paris

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Hard to believe the situation of migrants in Paris.  They are facing police brutality, institutional violence, and extreme precarity. They suffer to live in the cold and sickness, as much as they suffer not to find help and consideration. You can even doubt of your own eyes when you see it.&nb...


Police violence towards refugees in Paris

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Statement from refugees in Paris:  The situation of the migrants is getting worse day by day, for several reasons. Among these reasons, what we are living in the streets.We suffer not to find help and consideration. We suffer to live in the cold and sickness. The situation is extremely painful...


Nice, grief and disgrace 

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French Muslims are facing hatred while they – too – mourn their dead from the horrific Bastille Day attack. Film directed and edited by Joseph Paris.Collaboration with Yasser Louati. ...


The coup has failed in Turkey, but which one?

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For clearification, real revolutionaries in Turkey & Kurdistan are against both government forces and the military coup. This attempt will obviously victimize Erdoğan and give more power to the government. Revolutionaries, leftists, anarchists, democratic forces in Turkey & Kurdistan will n...


Saturday 12, gathering for the climate

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Confusion in the general mobilization for the climate, because of the state of emergency which prohibits and punishes demonstrations. Two rallies are nevertheless expected this Saturday, December 12th, one at Trocadero, the other in front of Le cirque d'hiver at 1pm. We would rather go to the s...


Several activists summoned by police for defying the state of emergency in France

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In France, the state of emergency declared by the President after the attacks gives very extended rights to the police to arrest people, search the premises without approval of a judge, and it does prohibit demonstrations. A demo of support to refugees held Sunday, November 22 in Paris despite ...


Pussy Riot demands the dismantling of European borders

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«This is a troubling time for Europe. Citizens are mourning for Paris, scared of where and when the next attack will come. But if Europe – egged on by extreme right politicians such as Marine Le Pen – closes its borders, Islamic state will have won. This period of grief should not be the time w...


I got a call from Aly, Egyptian refugee.

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Got a call from Aly, Egyptian refugee (France sells heavy weapons to the president Al-Sissi. Since coming to power, thousands of regime opponents were killed or imprisoned. Egyptian media are silenced. The leaders of several Egyptian NGOs are threatened with death and forced to leave the country) : ...


The actress Loubna Abidar violently assaulted in Casablanca

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🔴Loubna Abidar, l'actrice du film #MuchLoved violemment agressée aujourd'hui à Casablanca. pic.twitter.com/wNScf87b9m— Radical Cinema (@radicalcinema) November 6, 2015 Actress of the film MUCH LOVED by Nabil Ayouch, on the fate of prostitutes in Morocco, Loubna Abidar was viole...


A series of demonstrations brought down the government in Romania

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That's how you shout against a corrupt government! #Timisoara #Romania #protest pic.twitter.com/6l041hXtnD— Delia Ozarchevici (@deliavici) November 4, 2015 A fire at a nightclub left 30 dead and 200 wounded. This event deeply affected the country, but the Orthodox Church (which tak...


Chantal Akerman, this Monday.

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We are deeply sad about the death of Chantal Akerman, radical feminist filmmaker. She died this Monday, committing suicide. We feel indescribably close to her, something is speaking to us. Could it be it only because her work always inspired us? Or is it becau...


Chelsea Manning under pressure, we can't let this happen!

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The Guardian report that Chelsea Manning may face solitary confinement «for having an expired tube of toothpaste in her cell and being found in possession of the Caitlyn Jenner Vanity Fair issue», which seems to be forbidden by the prison administration. Chelsa Manning is used ...


Anarchy Initiative Call for Worldwide Solidarity Demonstrations Against the Turkish State

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A call from Anarchy Initiative in Istanbul: «In 20 July 2015, (at least 32) people, some of our anarchist comrades, who went to Suruc for reconstruction of Kobane were killed by an ISIS suicide bomber. Turkish Republic still continues to support ISIS underhand. We will maintain our fight with ...


OXI wins, Troika lose.

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As expected, the No won today's referendum in Grece. Everything is still to be invented and we strongly hope to see a positive affirmation of what life can be, emerge from this victory.  FINAL RESULT: 61,3% #OXI/No and 38,7% #NAI/Yes #Greferendum #AthensLive #Greece— AthensLive GR (...


Greece / 40 Anarchists infiltrate and confront 5.000 right wing protesters

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On Monday 22 June 2015, 40 anarchists of anarchist collective "Rouviconas" in Athens, defied the so called majority in the streets, infiltrated at the center of a right wing protest of approximately 5.000 protesters demonstrating in favour of EU and IMF austerity measures in front of the greek parli...


How to stop a deportation! Resistance is possible!

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Everyone should watch this short film ! Learn how to stop a deportation when you see one in a plane. Resistance is possible ! ...


“Have a nice day!”

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That's the note to the keepers left by the two prisoners who escaped yesterday from the Dannemora prison in the United States. ...


Kyiv: Gay Pride march attacked by Pravyi Sektor.

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Euronews reports, without elaborating, that 150 protesters of #KyivPride2015 came under attack by "hooligans" at the end of manifestation. According to contacts on site, it is Pravyï Sektor members. If it's verified it is a problem, because President Poroshenko&nb...


Greece: a necessary accuracy.

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«We have the money. But we prefer to keep it to pay salaries and pensions.», said the Minister of Economy, George Stathakis, Friday morning. ...


Despite the ban, thousands of people demonstrate in Paris against the COP21

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Since the implementation of emergency state in France in response to terrorist attacks, police outrageously abuses its almost unlimited power to threaten and intimidate political activists. Thousands of searches were organized in activists' places without any "terrorist" activity ever established. F...


OXI ; we are not afraid of the unknown

By Gabriel Lechevalier - July 05, 2015

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The Un-Taming of the Image

By Josephine Witt - June 22, 2015

Tedx-Speech for RC // I came to write this following text in a quiet street in Berlin. It’s a hot summer-day. I’m sitting outside a shadowy café, opposite of a chapel. Red, pink and orange flowers are blossoming next to me. I’m drinking coffee and water. Occasionally, the birds are sing...


End of ECB dick-tatorship!

By Radical Cinema - April 15, 2015

She jumped onto a table where Mario Draghi was seated and shouted, End of ECB dick-tatorship!, as she threw papillons 1 in his face. Josephine Witt has been arrested after her protest at ECB, but she has just been released. She is free and great! She has sent us this message : "I'm out of the Polic...


How to make Isis fall on its own sword

By Chelsea Manning - April 15, 2015

Chelsea Manning: The Islamic State (Isis) is without question a very brutal extremist group with origins in the insurgency of the United States occupation of Iraq. It has rapidly ascended to global attention by taking control of swaths of territory in western and northern Iraq, including Mosul and o...


Mare’s Nest

By Fred L’Epee and Kenneth Gentry - October 29, 2013

In our film we posit the following question: is mankind in this postmodern era falling into a sort of collective madness, for which there may be neither a remedy nor a means of escape? It is an existential question regarding the postmodern condition. If one looks into the contemporary arts and scien...


First you'll close your eyes to the pictures

By KCNA - July 31, 2014

«How we can show you napalm in action ? And how we can show you the injuries caused by napalm ? If we show you the pictures of napalm burns, You'll close your eyes. First you'll close your eyes to the pictures, Then you'll close your eyes to the memory, Then you'll close your eyes to the facts, ...


Scapegrace

By Fred L’Epee - November 15, 2013

I write of the real and unreal, physical and metaphysical, sights and shadows, sounds and silences, highs and lows, good and evil, hope and despair--simultaneously. This film is based on soluble forms over three dimensions: body, time; and memory. An intrapsychic odyssey through the hippocampus myth...


Conspiracy by police against Femen in Ukraine

By Joseph Paris - August 27, 2013

On 27.08.2013 the FEMEN office on Kiev was visited by police officers with the intentions to search for weaponry. Eventually they found a gun and a bomb inside the office, alongside portraits showing Vladimir Putin and the Patriarch Kyrill. These weapons are fake evidence, placed inside the office i...


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