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Glasgow Anarchists is an umbrella that encompasses the wide and varied anarchist milieu in Glasgow. Glasgow Anarchists are involved in a number of political projects around the city and are active in our communities, our workplaces and our places of education.

The Glasgow group of the Anarchist Federation meets with chumrades weekly.

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Twitter parody accounts critical of government closed down on same day gagging law passes

Reblogged from Pride's Purge: (not satire - it's the UK today!) Yesterday the government's gagging law was passed by the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats - marking yet another nail in the coffin for freedom of speech in Britain.

Events from now until mid-February

Hi folks, Things are busy once more for the AFed crew so this update has all the events we have been told about into mid-February.

Activist accosted by Counter Terror police

Reblogged from Netpol:[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y1Ul8SsNF4I&w=500&h=375] An activist has described how officers from Scotland Yard's Counter Terror Command accosted her while she waited at the bus stop.

TOMORROW: Coach to Barton Moss

There’s a coach leaving Scotland to tomorrow’s anti-frack demo at Barton Moss, Manchester. It’s calling at Falkirk, just outside Glasgow, Gretna and Cumbria. It isn’t full yet and would be great if it was.

Suffragette City

Westendreport has an interesting look at the Glasgow Botanics Bomb, described as “a dastardly attempt [...] to blow up the Kibble Palace in the Botanic Gardens by means of bombs” planted by members of the woman’s suffrage movement after enjoying some … Continue reading &#859

Born in Flames

Opening exactly ten years after a US democratic socialist revolution we are presented with a world where working people, especially working class black and latina women, find the liberation they have been presented with a sham.

The Battle for Burgos

Via LibCom: “There has been rioting all week in Burgos, Northern Spain over plans to redevelop a street at cost of €8m with the unrest even spreading across the country to the capital Madrid.” With youth unemployment over 50%, 1 … Continue reading

CEASEFIRE!!!

Reblogged from Glasgow Solidarity Network: 1-2-Let have been just been in touch with Vivien and Hartwig to say that the cheque is in the post! We'll give it a week to see if it comes in before advising any further.

The SWP, 'united fronts' and Tower Hamlets...

Reblogged from Revolting Pleb: If anyone needs proof as to how the SWP can monumentally screw up, their interventions in Tower Hamlets provide ample evidence of that...

Another Rip-off Agency, Another Direct Action!

Reblogged from Glasgow Solidarity Network: Saturday the 14th of December. Cold. Wet. Windy. Surely the perfect day to launch a new campaign with some direct action!