Report: May 26th (Paris: Thursday, Manifestation)
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Report: May 26th (Paris: Thursday, Manifestation)

report from https://laserveuse.tumblr.com/ The oil strikes and blockades, which are now being reported more in the international press, have been ongoing since Thursday 19th, and with increasing strength. On Thursday we heard it was not possible to get cash or oil in Rennes, since the ATMs were smashed during the manifestation, and the refineries were on … Continue reading

Cyprus parliamentary vote puts far-right in parliament
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Cyprus parliamentary vote puts far-right in parliament

ELAM disagrees with the vision of Cyprus reunited under a bi-zonal federal umbrella as part of a settlement   Cyprus’s ruling conservatives took the lead in Sunday’s general election, results showed, while a far-right party won its first seats in the legislature amid voter disillusionment after a 2013 financial meltdown. With the voting tally at … Continue reading

Paris riots 2016 recent updates: “Paris Police Invoke State of Emergency Law to Prevent Labor Code Protests”
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Paris riots 2016 recent updates: “Paris Police Invoke State of Emergency Law to Prevent Labor Code Protests”

Police in Paris have invoked emergency powers to prevent demonstrations against reforms to the French labor laws, in a move likely to create more anger among students and workers, after the Government bypasses parliament to enforce them. The Antifascist Action (AFA) and the Paris-Banlieue et du Movement interluttes indépendant (MILI) groups have released details of police action to prevent … Continue reading

Analysis: fascism and the far right in Europe today – part three, with links to full guide
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Analysis: fascism and the far right in Europe today – part three, with links to full guide

Greece: the openly fascist Golden Dawn rallies in Athens, 2015. Pic credit: DTRocks   Because things are the way they are, things will not stay the way they are. –– Bertolt Brecht Introduction We are witnessing a dramatic and frightening rise of fascist and racist populist parties across most of Europe. We haven’t seen anything … Continue reading