Report of the HAMR event on the soli week 2017

From 23rd to 30th August, 2017, the international solidarity week for anarchist prisoners was held for the fifth time. Helsinki Anarchist Black Cross (Helsingin Anarkistinen musta risti, HAMR) organised as a part of the week an event with a speaker, bingo and food on Sunday 27th. The speaker was Oleg Volin from Moscow and he presented the situation with anti-authoritarian prisoners in Russia. At the moment, there were 3 comrades in the prison two being recently released. After the presentation and questions time, there was a short update about the situation with the G20-arrestees. Then it was time for food and bingo! Continue reading “Report of the HAMR event on the soli week 2017”

Solidarity event in Zlin, Czech

One more solidarity event took place in Czech republic, in town called Zlín. As few other similar events, we were talking about isolation in prison and ways how we can support prisoners, more specifically – writing letters. We raised some money for Anarchist Black Cross and wrote several postcards.

Letter writing event in Murmansk, Russia

Yesterday, on August 27, within the framework of anarchist library “Free
North’ (Murmansk, Russia) we held the events of International Week of
Solidarity with Anarchist Prisoners. Visitors of the library wrote
letters to prisoners, look through and took to read books on prison
issue, donate money for Anarchist Black Cross and got to know each other. Continue reading “Letter writing event in Murmansk, Russia”

Day of solidarity with anarchist prisoners in Minsk

Last Saturday Minsk has joined the International Week of Solidarity with anarchist prisoners– a marathon of actions and events happening around the world from 23 to 30 August. Yesterday we were remembering not only Belarusian anarchist prisoners but also comrades from around the world, that are serving their time behind the bars of the repressive system. Continue reading “Day of solidarity with anarchist prisoners in Minsk”