FRANCE: “Black Vests” Storm the Pantheon

Translated from a post by the Jeunes Révolutionnaires (Young Revolutionaries) For several months now with the intensification of the social struggles of this year and in response to the state’s fascism against migrants, a movement emerged known as the “Black Vests” in Paris. It is a popular movement of the undocumented: workers, homeless, isolated migrant minors, all supported by the collective “La Chapelle Debout.” The … Continue reading FRANCE: “Black Vests” Storm the Pantheon

Ethiopian Jews Riot Against Police Killing of Unarmed Teen

By Jennifer Kelly The settler-colonial state of Israel has been wracked by protests and riots following the police murder of a teenage Ethiopian Jew named Solomon Tekah. On Sunday June 30, he was killed after supposedly throwing stones at the officer who attempted to break up a fight between him and another teen – an account which witnesses dispute. This kind of state violence is … Continue reading Ethiopian Jews Riot Against Police Killing of Unarmed Teen

BRAZIL: Latifundio and Military Police Steal Land, Peasants Retaliate

By Jakob Stein The past several weeks have shown both the villainous actions of the latifundio and police as well as the heroic struggle of the peasants in the Brazilian countryside. The Bolsonaro government has instituted a new wave of land reintegration against peasants who have fought to transform fallow lands, previously owned by large corporations and abusive landlords, into productive farms and communities as … Continue reading BRAZIL: Latifundio and Military Police Steal Land, Peasants Retaliate

GERMANY: Three Turkish Revolutionaries Arrested Post-Release, Put in Solitary Confinement

By Mike Talavera Dr. Banu Büyükavcı, Dr. Sinan Aydın, and Sami Solmaz, three political prisoners who had been let out of prison after being arrested in an April 2015 raid for alleged affiliation with the Communist Party of Turkey/Marxist-Leninist (TKP/ML), were arrested again by German authorities on June 25 at one of the regular hearings that was conditional to their release. The three were part … Continue reading GERMANY: Three Turkish Revolutionaries Arrested Post-Release, Put in Solitary Confinement

BRAZIL: Reactionary Armed Forces Caught Trafficking Drugs on Presidential Plane

By Jakob Stein On June 25, a member of the reactionary Brazilian armed forces was caught trying to smuggle 39 kilograms of cocaine through the Spanish town of Seville as he accompanied fascist president Jair Bolsonaro to the imperialist G20 summit in Japan. Sgt. Manoel Silva Rodrgues, who had previously served as an aircrew member for two other Brazilian presidents, was arrested on charges of … Continue reading BRAZIL: Reactionary Armed Forces Caught Trafficking Drugs on Presidential Plane

Reporte Internacional del Primero de Mayo 2019

El siguiente es un informe internacional del Primero de Mayo 2019 de los camaradas de Dem Volke Dienen. A continuación, presentamos un breve resumen de docenas de acciones, informes, imágenes y videos tomados de casi todos los continentes. Se intentó dar una visión global, aunque sin duda hay deficiencias. Expresamos nuestro saludo a todas las acciones desarrolladas al servicio de la Revolución Proletaria Mundial por … Continue reading Reporte Internacional del Primero de Mayo 2019

GERMANY: Turkish Revolutionary Sentenced to Five Years in Prison

By Mike Talavera On June 27, a German court sentenced Turkish revolutionary Erdal Gökoğlu to five years in prison for alleged association with the Revolutionary People’s Liberation Party-Front (in Turkish, Devrimci Halk Kurtuluş Partisi-Cephesi or DHKP-C). Although the prosecutor in the case was asking for a three-and-a-half-year sentence, the judge exceeded this request for no reason other than political repression. For many years, Gökoğlu has participated in actions … Continue reading GERMANY: Turkish Revolutionary Sentenced to Five Years in Prison