Category Archives: Social Centers

Montevideo, Uruguay: About the raids and arrests linked to La Solidaria Social Center

On Tuesday April 04, members of Police Intelligence and the regular police carried out two coordinated raids linked to the La Solidaria Social Center. The raids ended with 5 comrades detained, one of whom was charged and bailed, accused of criminal damage. This accusation could … Continue reading

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Porto Alegre, Brazil: New space for Biblioteca Kaos squat (Eng/Port)

Let’s occupy again! Biblioteca Kaos (Kaos Library) has a new space! On Sunday, March 12, we entered the house at 641 Coronel João Manoel street, near the start of the hill. The house was abandoned three years ago and it … Continue reading

Posted in autonomous spaces, Autonomy, Biblioteca Kaos, Brazil, Direct Action, Porto Alegre, Social Centers, Squatting

Netherlands: De Vloek eviction – verdict claiming 30.030,35 euros in damages

On the 21st of December 2016 the court in The Hague sentenced ten people who were arrested during the eviction De Vloek free space to pay 30.030.35 in damages to the city council. De Vloek, after being squatted for 13 … Continue reading

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Spain: Month of Solidarity and Struggle for Okupation (squatting) Nov 19-Dec 19

We understand okupation (squatting) as a tool of struggle whose main purpose is far from the idea of shaping recreational places. It is a strategy to fight, theoretically and practically, against property as a key pillar of capitalist democracy. Okupation (squatting) … Continue reading

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