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The Anarchist occupied social center ‘CSOA La Gatonera’ is getting heavy pressure from the new owners of the building, the ‘de-squat’ security company “Loman”.
The objective of the new owners, Lamero SL, is to force the abandonment of the building through threats to achieve a new real estate venture in a neighborhood (Carabanchel) where capitalist speculation is rife.
The owners clearly do not want to start the legal channels of eviction, their objective is to avoid waiting for the judicial order of eviction. This is an increasingly common practice by owners that requires a strong response. Continue reading CSOA La Gatonera : Solidarity and Resistance with Occupied Social Center ‘The CAT-HOUSE’
Over 313 Murders of Human Rights and Environment Defenders, Denounce Colombian Activists.. Government Silent
‘With the guerrillas finally withdrawing and disbanding in a ‘Peace Process’ the rightwing capitalists, oligarchy and landlords are sending their hired mercenaries to torture and kill hundreds of activists in Unions, community and environmental groups. In Cauca [in the Colombian countryside] alone, there are now a reported 12 different such armed groups operating with impunity, also as narco-trafficking organizations’.
During the last two days of the event dated from 16-18 July, at least four new murders took place in Colombia, which the Colombian government blatantly ignored, said the activists. Continue reading Colombia: US backed Right murders over 313 Community Activists
On Frida’s blog HERE she details daily the 1000’s of horrific femicides and how to show solidarity https://fridaguerrera.blogspot.mx
Before she is murdered, this post is by feminists showing support for Frida Guerrera, a journalist and activist against femicides, who is receiving more death threats for her work.
By Network of Peninsular Feminists ( Red De Feministas Peninsulares )
Both the previous threats and those she received recently will not stop the courageous and honest work she has been doing.
On July 2, 2018, the feminist activist and journalist FridaGuerrera Villalvazo began to receive more hate messages in which she was harassed and threatened with death due to her journalistic work (documenting and opposing Femicides) .
Since 2016, Frida Guerrera has dedicated her time to documenting cases of feminicide, throughout the country, and has accompanied the families of the victims, not only telling their stories and giving them a voice, but also supporting them with legal advice by an office of lawyers.
The work of FridaGuerrera has been recognized both nationally and internationally, not only for the professionalism and sensitivity with which it addresses each case of feminicide.., but also for the serious situation that exists in Mexico regarding the issue of violence against women. Proof of this is that the number of femicides registered in the country since January 1, 2016 to July 2, 2018 has been 5, 347 cases. Continue reading Defend anti-Femicide activist Frida Guerrera against Death Threats .. English/Español