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4:20 – Against Legalization and Criminalization Alike

The text that follows is part of a zine that was handed out at 4:20 this year in Montreal, along with two other texts that were posted to recently (A Lament for Criminality and Psychonauts Can Also Be Pirates: How to Do Drugs and Get Free). A report-back from the event will soon follow with a pdf of the zine for others to hand out elsewhere ... Read More

Montreal Solidarity with Stabbed Antifa from Marseille

From subMedia Red and Anarchist Skinheads (RASH) and Montreal Sisterhood, made a graffiti in solidarity with a comrade in Marseille, France, who was stabbed by two fascists in late March ... Read More

What the fuck is anarchism?

We've made an 'introduction to anarchism' flyer, merging several texts by comrades from elsewhere. The flyer includes a list of local spaces and resources for anyone interested in anarchism in Montreal. For distribution at schools, workplaces, barricades, events, and demonstrations! [Print, 8.5"x11"] Anarchists oppose all forms of oppressive power. we strive for a world based on self-determination and mutual aid. As the world veers towards tyranny, only grassroots ... Read More

Out with red fascists!

Anonymous submission to MTL Counter-info Acronyms : MRO = Mouvement Révolutionnaire Ouvrier (Revolutionary worker movement) FFPR = Front Féministe Prolétarien Révolutionnaire (Revolutionary proletarian feminist front) MER = Mouvement étudiant révolutionnaire (Revolutionary student movement) MNB = Maison Normand Béthune – Bookstore and headquarters of the RCP Montréal CLAC = Convergence des Luttes Anticapitalistes (Convergence of anti-capitalist struggles) The "status-quo" is a very common expression in Québec. Yet it's an ... Read More

A member of the RCP-Montreal assaults an employee of Café Aquin at his workplace

The team of Café Aquin (UQAM) wants to collectively respond to the assault that two employees were victims of, one of whom who was more specifically targeted by a member of the Parti Communiste Révolutionnaire de Montréal (RCP). The assault took place this Tuesday, March 28, at 5:45 at Café Aquin. Like many other people who care about solidarity and social justice, we're compelled to act by the ... Read More

Montreal antifa prevails: would you like a beating with your happy meal?

Anonymous submission to MTL Counter-info On March 25, 2017, approximately 200 people responded to a call to confront far-right groups planning to disrupt a day of anti-racist/anti-fascist workshops in Montreal. The call was made after a Facebook event calling to shut down the “terrorist workshop” surfaced. The event was made by the Canadian Coalition of Concerned Citizens (CCCC), the same group that called for the anti-immigrant March ... Read More

Enbridge Line 3: The Feeblest Head of the Hydra

From It's Going Down I started researching this article while at Standing Rock, after learning that Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had approved a $7.5 billion pipeline project to replace Line 3. At the time, I didn’t even know such a proposal was on the table. In so-called Canada, the Kinder Morgan and Energy East pipelines have gotten the lion’s share of media attention. My first thought ... Read More

Call for Week of Solidarity Against Repression April 1st-7th

From Standing Rock, to Sacramento, to DC From It's Going Down In cooperation with CrimethInc.,, and others, we are calling for a week of solidarity to support everyone targeted for standing up to the Trump regime and rising fascism. The past four months have seen unprecedented waves of action—from the post-election rebellions and the defense of Standing Rock to the J20 demonstrations, the airport blockades, and the ... Read More

Revolt in the youth center of Val-Du-Lac

Last night, at around 10:30, six teenagers at the youth center in Val-Du-Lac, near Sherbrooke, decided to revolt against the authorities of the establishment. They threatened to smash everything inside and refused to collaborate with the intervention team at the center. Unsurprisingly, the institution called the cops. The six teenagers resisted their arrest, and will be charged with illegal assembly, assault on an agent, harassment, making threats, ... Read More

The other sovereignty – the Innu

From The Sling: Montreal Anarchist Journal Selected excerpts Praised on both sides of the white world as a turning point in the way of dealing with indigenous communities, a crucial “modern treaty” is getting ready to be signed, should all go poorly. The Petapan Treaty with the Innu communities of Mashteuiatsh, Essipit, and Nutashkuan is the result of 30 years of negotiations, during which six other Innu ... Read More

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