October 19, 2013
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Rio de Janeiro: Cops beat an 18-years-old boy to death

From:contrainfo In the early hours of October 17th, 2013 Paulo Roberto Pinho de Menezes, 18, was beaten to death by officers of the ‘Police Pacification Unit’ (UPP) in the Manguinhos favela of Rio de Janeiro. The cops immobilized the teenager … Continue reading

June 1, 2013
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Saturday 1/6/13 update from the Taksim riots in Istanbul.-Turkey

source The Turkish police’s attacks on demonstrators protesting the demolition of Taksim Gezi Park continued on June 1, as clashes broke out in Istanbul’s symbolic Istiklal Avenue and the Beşiktaş district on the European side of the city. Security forces … Continue reading

June 25, 2012
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Rio de Janeiro: Genocide and Spectacle (pdf)

Genocide and Spectacle An anarchist reflection on the current context in Rio de Janeiro, the operation Shock of Order, and the 2014 FIFA World Cup and 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil

February 27, 2012
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Athens: Poster by Villa Amalias squat calling for protest demo on Saturday, March 3rd, 2012

http://en.contrainfo.espiv.net/ In times when the poor are baptized as ‘beggars’ and the rich as ‘philanthropists’… in times of generalized crisis, when totalitarianism marches on, when the centre of Athens is under police state and being reconstructed, and people who struggle … Continue reading