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Italy: “Anarchism and Criticism of the Existent” by Benedetto Gallucci

Italy: “Anarchism and Criticism of the Existent” by Benedetto Gallucci

August 1, 2015 at 2:59 pm 0 comments

In a historical context like the one in which we live (the collapse of ideological dogmas, institutional certainties, etc.) it is a matter of fact that more and more people are beginning to show an interest in anarchism and to take libertarian ideas into consideration. Anarchist groups and circles and […]

Italy: Sabotage against Italsite Spa (Genoa, July 2015)

Italy: Sabotage against Italsite Spa (Genoa, July 2015)

July 14, 2015 at 11:24 pm 0 comments

AGAINST THE DICTATORSHIP OF TECHNOLOGY The present society is without doubt best described as a technocratic system where global science operates unrestrained and the products they put on the market dominate and govern life. The multinational companies maintain their dominion over the planet via the States and their international institutions […]

Italy: Update on the appeal trial of operation “Shadow”

Italy: Update on the appeal trial of operation “Shadow”

July 10, 2015 at 2:57 pm 0 comments

Sergio Maria Stefani has been sentenced to 4 years for an explosive attack, Alessandro Settepani to a year and a half for attempted sabotage on the Orte-Ancona railway track (March 2008). With a slight change to the first grade sentence the charge relating to article 302 (instigation to commit offences […]

Italy: Comrade Gianluca Iacovacci from prison to house arrest

Italy: Comrade Gianluca Iacovacci from prison to house arrest

June 22, 2015 at 2:22 pm 0 comments

Gianluca Iacovacci has been under house arrest since the 16th of June. The comrade was arrested following a string of actions of sabotage carried out in the Castelli Romani area, for which he had claimed responsibility. The 6-year sentence of the first grade trial had been reduced to 3 years […]

Italy: Incendiary sabotage against the offices of Italferr (Milan)

Italy: Incendiary sabotage against the offices of Italferr (Milan)

June 3, 2015 at 4:58 pm 0 comments

The night of May 25 to 26, the offices of Italferr (Italian national railways) located in via Torcello, close to the goods station of Greco Pirelli, were deliberately set on fire. This company is the engineering branch that deals with research and development for the Italian national railway company, and […]

Italy: Update on the appeal court of comrades Gianluca Iacovacci and Adriano Antonacci

Italy: Update on the appeal court of comrades Gianluca Iacovacci and Adriano Antonacci

May 28, 2015 at 7:25 am 0 comments

22/05/15 – The appeal court dropped charges of terrorism against Gianluca and Adriano. The two anarchist comrades, held prisoner under the High Security 2 regime since 19th September 2013, had been accused of association with purposes of terrorism and subversion of the democratic order, as well as arson, aggravated theft […]

Italy: Anarchist comrade raided and charged with instigation to commit a crime (Genoa)

Italy: Anarchist comrade raided and charged with instigation to commit a crime (Genoa)

May 18, 2015 at 6:57 am 0 comments

This morning (28th April) at 6am the R.O.S. carabinieri raided an anarchist comrade’s home in Genoa; the comrade is being investigated (according to the police report) for “public instigation to committing acts of terrorism and publicly defending acts of terrorism, instigation to carry out direct actions (i.e. violent acts with […]

Italy: Update on the trial against anarchists Billy, Costa and Sylvia

Italy: Update on the trial against anarchists Billy, Costa and Sylvia

May 14, 2015 at 7:27 am 0 comments

The preliminary hearing where Billy, Costa and Silvia are accused of allegedly intending to attack the IBM research centre in Zurich with explosives was held on April 23 in the court of Turin. The hearing was postponed to June 11 due to a lack of documentation regarding the Swiss final […]

Italy: Reduced sentences for Alfredo Cospito and Nicola Gai

Italy: Reduced sentences for Alfredo Cospito and Nicola Gai

May 8, 2015 at 3:23 pm 0 comments

In early May, the Supreme Court decided to reduce the sentences of comrades Alfredo Cospito and Nicola Gai, who have been sentenced for the shooting of the manager of the nuclear company Ansaldo Nucleare, Roberto Adinolfi. The final sentences are: Alfredo Cospito: 9 years, 5 months and 10 days (from […]

Italy: Text about the ongoing trials against anarchists

Italy: Text about the ongoing trials against anarchists

May 3, 2015 at 12:45 pm 0 comments

A leaflet handed out in Turin during the demo held on Thursday 23rd April 2015, the day of the start of the trial against anarchists ALL OUR STRUGGLES AGAINST THEIR WORLD  Today two actions of sabotage are on trial in Turin: the attack on a TAV yard in Chiomonte, of […]