Prisons and Police
The following letter by Farid El Yamni – brother of Wissam, who was killed by police in 2012 – is addressed to the mother of Rémi Fraisse (21), murdered by police in the early hours of October 26th, 2014. Wissam El Yamni (30) was brutally assaulted by cops in Clermont-Ferrand on New Year’s Eve, before being taken into custody. read more »
The following is a transcript of a conversation between two friends shortly after the insurgency in Ferguson, Missouri. (+++) was there and (***) wasn’t, but both of us have participated in anti-police uprisings in the last several years on the West Coast and in the Midwest. read more »
Sorry for the repeat in material, here's another.
"Proving yet again that Kate Sharpley Library is the place to go for information (in English, anyway) on Japanese anarchist history, here is a pamphlet on the story of 26 anarchists on trial in the early 1900s, including the infamous Kanno and Kotoku Suga. read more »
"The Cybernetic Hypothesis is a political hypothesis, a new fable that after the second world war has definitively supplanted the liberal hypothesis. Contrary to the latter, it proposes to conceive biological, physical, and social behaviors as something integrally programmed and re-programmable. read more »
A collection of interviews and historical documents by and about the George Jackson Brigade and Men Against Sexism, focusing on the many forms of queer struggle against prison society.
This research of Philadelphia history was undertaken for the explicit purpose of formulating a critical narrative of how policing has upheld the racial contours of the capitalist economic and political order. read more »
From a text by AM Bonanno, with some edits and additions
A flyer made from this callout: http://anarchistnews.org/content/call-international-solidarity-three-ana...
Updated support handbills (January 2014)
Jail, Social Prison, Or? A Call for an Anarchist Response to the Construction of the Youth Jail at 12th and Alder(Seattle)Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 12/17/2013 - 19:54.
This is an updated version of a text that appeared in the 4th issue of Storming Heaven, an anarchist newspaper out of Seattle.
The Olympia Downtown Ambassadors are a group whose stated purpose is to promote a safe and welcoming atmosphere in downtown Olympia for everyone. read more »