Month: February 2017

SLAP! (Squatters of London Action Paper!) #5

Heads-up for the long-awaited Issue 5 of your friendly, local squatters’ paper. SLAP! is a squatter’s freesheet first printed in early 2016. After a quick half-year of squat-hopping, sitting around and organising elsewhere, some of us involved in the previous

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‘Taking up space’ looking for submissions

TAKING UP SPACE – Zine Callout DEADLINE – Wednesday 15th March 2017 This is a callout for submissions relating to the theme of ‘space’ or ‘taking up space’. The subject is flexible and could relate to autonomous spaces, gentrification, gender,

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Den Haag: Opening Anarchist Bookshop ‘Opstand’!

After more than a year without a location the anarchist bookshop Opstand will open its doors again in a new location. The bookshop will open on Saturday the 4th of March at Beatrijsstraat 12 in The Hague. After the eviction

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Squatting as urban regeneration

In the Netherlands squatting was a considerable social force in the 1970s and 80s, and its impact on urban fabric continues… Tweet

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Amsterdam: Squatgroup Strekkerweg wins second courtcase

The squatters in Strekkerweg 81, Amsterdam Noord, have won their second court case. The owner, Lanvas Beleggingen, wanted the squatters out to replace them with start up companies. In their plans these companies would first get a kind of anti-squat

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