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West Papua: Video Emerges of Indonesian Security Forces Opening Fire in Deiyai

31.08.19: West Papuan activists have released video footage showing occupying Indonesian State security forces opening fire during a demonstration at the Regency’s Office (colonial administration) in Deiyai on August 28th, 2019. Initial reports by West Papuan activists stated that 6 … Continue reading

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West Papua Uprising: Insurrection in Jayapura – Colonial Govt Buildings Torched, Prisoners Liberated

29.08.19: Thousands of protesters took to the streets today in Jayapura, the provincial capital, demanding an end to racism against West Papuans in Indonesia and for full independence from Indonesian occupation. Security forces attacked the crowd with tear gas and … Continue reading

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Indonesia: Position Statement of the Papua Students Alliance (AMP)

Position Statement of the Papua Students Alliance Central Committee: We Call for the Right to Self-Determination as a Democratic Solution for the People of West Papua Dear people of West Papua who love freedom and independence. Racism and the mention … Continue reading

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Germany: Keep the Fire Burning – Solidarity with the Djab Wurrung

For over 230 years First Nations people in so called “australia” have been resisting genocide and exploitation from a continuing white supremacist colonial state and society. Over 200 Indigenous nations on the continent continue to be exploited for coal, uranium, … Continue reading

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The Messiah Bolsonaro: Brazil and the Far-Right in the Southern Cone

The election of the far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil tells us a lot about the current direction of the world, about where the different cycles of capital management and authoritarian projects are heading at a global level and more … Continue reading

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So-Called Australia: Djab Wurrung Camp Resisting Eviction to Defend their Land & Sacred Trees

The original owners at the Djab Wurrung Heritage Protection Embassy are angered by the eviction order served on them by the government of the so-called State of Victoria on August 8th, 2019. It gives the demonstrators 14 days to leave … Continue reading

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Puncak, West Papua: Civilians Flee as Indonesian Security Forces Raid and Attack Villages

25.08.19: Reports from West Papua indicate that a combined force of the TNI (Indonesian Armed Forces), police and Brimob (Special Operations Police) are conducting raids and attacks against villages in the Puncak Region. Tegelobak village was singled out for attack … Continue reading

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Indonesia: Anarchist Graffiti in Solidarity with the West Papuan Liberation Struggle

Photos: Graffiti and posters in the city of Tangerang, Banten Province, Indonesia. (photos via Radical Graffiti) Solo, Java Solidarity graffiti from the anarchists pic.twitter.com/fRGPh9PNyc — Veronica Koman (@VeronicaKoman) August 22, 2019 Solo, Java Solidarity graffiti from the anarchists “I am … Continue reading

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West Papua: Racist Attacks Against West Papuan Students in Indonesia Spark Mass Uprising

21.08.19: Following racist attacks against West Papuan students in Indonesia that culminated in special operations police storming the West Papuan students dormitory in Surabaya, East Java, unprecedented mass protests have erupted in cities and towns across West Papua, with riots … Continue reading

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Surabaya, Indonesia: West Papuan Student Dorm Stormed by Special Operations Police

18.08.19: The siege of the West Papuan student dormitory in Surabaya, East Java came to a violent end yesterday when Brimob (special operations police) stormed the building and forcibly arrested the students. Police fired numerous tear gas canisters into the … Continue reading

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