European Conference on debt in Brussels

16 October Brussels, Belgium European Citizens’ Assembly on debt Auditoire Dom Helder Camara, Rue Plétinckx, 19  (Siège CSC), 9h30-17h30 Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/855… In the name of debt, the Troika and the Eurogroup have forced Greece to continue to implement austerity policies. The July 13th “agreement” blatantly demonstrated how the debt is a gun held by creditors and…

Decentralized actions Blockupy central banks !

Around the (successful) mobilization of Blockupy in Frankfurt, several decentralized actions took place in central national banks (that are part of ECB) –> Italy Autonomous activists from north-east social centers close with barricades the Venetian headquarters of the Bank of Italy. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DC6-QFhzRsg France Gatherings in front of “Banque de France” have been organized by…

#TTIP – THE TRANSATLANTIC TREATY: more austerity, less democracy

Stop TTIP, CETA, TISA… FOR A SOCIAL, ECOLOGICAL AND DEMOCRATIC EUROPE Against austerity at every level Everyone on the streets of Brussels during the European Council Summit, Friday 19 December 2014! Our national and European leaders continue to subject the people to the will of shareholders and multinationals while austerity becomes increasingly brutal. Most national austerity…

Our democracy and solidarity goes far beyond elections

Blockupy International coalition. Press release 19th of May 2014 + movements across Europe participate in the days of action + Demonstrations and civil disobedience for democracy, solidarity and commons. Tens of thousands in several countries participated in the first part of the European days of action “solidarity beyond borders – building democracy from below”. Eleonora Cappuccilli from…

2nd newsletter of TroikaWatch

Enjoy the 2nd newsletter of #TroikaWatch: In this newsletter you can read about: Overall situation European level Greece Ireland Portugal Cyprus Spain Italy Slovenia Who we are and why we write this newsletter Overall situation While the general outlook remains broadly unchanged, with the Troika still pushing for severe austerity and national governments continuing their…

Troika Party workshop at Blockupy Frankfurt (Nov 22-24) [Eng, De]

[English, german below] “The Troika Party is running for EP elections 2014! (though we govern for a veeeeeery small minority)”. Want to join us? Join the Troika Party campaign workshop in Blockupy Frankfurt this Saturday, November 23rd, at 2.30 p.m. (possible Streaming available, follow #EUinCrisis). The project aims at unpacking the role of the Troika…

Economic governance, the Troika and the struggles against European neoliberalism

Follow the meeting & conclusions through Storify blog The meeting intends to bring activists, organizations and networks that are addressing the undemocratic neoliberal crisis strategy and governance imposed from the EU – the EU shock doctrine – and discuss together which strategies have been more successful and to identify what are the common lines from…

Notre seul espoir est que les gens se battent aussi pour leurs droits ailleurs en Europe [Fr]

Jérémie Cravatte, Comité pour l’Annulation de la Dette du Tiers Monde – CADTM (Belgium) La troisième rencontre du réseau international des initiatives d’audit citoyen de la dette (ICAN – International Citizen debt Audit Network) a eu lieu à Thessalonique, en Grèce, du 15 au 18 février 2013. Le cadre n’était pas choisi par hasard : la…