ITALY: The right to assembly and protest during the lockdown
Detainees protest on the roofs of the San Vittore prison in Milan, northern Italy, 09 March 2020. Violent protests broke out on the day in 27 Italian prisons against the novel coronavirus restrictions affecting the country with many inmates asking for an amnesty due to the virus emergency. Serious riots are taking place at San Vittore in Milan and Rebibbia in Rome where, as well as burning mattresses, some inmates attacked the infirmaries, media reported. ANSA/ANDREA FASANI

ITALY: The right to assembly and protest during the lockdown

By Osservatorio Repressione Download the report here.   Since the beginning of the COVID - 19 pandemic, in Italy, 226,699 people were infected, 65,129 are currently positive and, above all,…

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UNITED KINGDOM: “People started to call for the public ownership and control of all our public transport” – Interview with Ellie Harrison, activist in Glasgow
hoto by Neil Scott (Time to Take Back Our Buses petition hand-in at Glasgow City Chambers on 29 January 2020)

UNITED KINGDOM: “People started to call for the public ownership and control of all our public transport” – Interview with Ellie Harrison, activist in Glasgow

We interviewed Ellie Harrison, a British artist and activist based in Glasgow. Ellie sparked controversy in the UK after announcing her year-long project The Glasgow Effect, for which she refused…

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GREECE: Doctors’ Protest Attacked by Police
Credits to PAME. https://www.flickr.com/photos/141955787@N05/49203205462/in/album-72157712156119717/

GREECE: Doctors’ Protest Attacked by Police

(PAME, Trade Union Front - 11 December 2019) PAME denounces the ND government’s brutal attack on the protest of doctors, who were protesting the privatization of healthcare. On Wednesday, December…

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ROMANIA: Interview with Linda Greta Zsiga, the first Roma running for European elections, who fights for right to housing for all

This interview with Linda Greta Zsiga belongs to the six stories of Resistance collected in Acitivizenship #4.   Romania has one of the highest figures of private ownership of houses…

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