Thursday, December 8, 2011

#Occupy Italian Style

From Infoshop News (anarchist news, opinion and much more):

Occupy Pisa: take back the neighboroughood!

Last Sunday, December 4, the town of Pisa in Tuscany saw a successful day of struggle and community involvement. More than 100 people responded to the call out by the Occupy Pisa folks and turned the day into a great opportunity for socialising and debate. During the last few weeks the Occupy Pisa group have already reappropriated 2 buildings in the historical city centre.
The real thing!

The day started full-on Italian style with a big lunch where everyone shared food: another “reappropriation”: of old traditions of socialising and sharing in a city centre that, like many others, has been broken apart by commercial centres and shopping. The lunch was organised in collaboration with other groups, such as the “Committee For Water as A Common Good” (a campaign group against the privatisation of water)....MORE