Mutual Aid

  • Mutual Aid to Detained Refugee Women Grows — Coronavirus in Greece Part 3

    May 7, 2020
    Athens, Greece – A people’s movement of solidarity for female detainees is growing in Greece. As the coronavirus crisis has shown, the most vulnerable in society are frequently the last to receive assistance from the state. In response, solidarity networks are organizing to fill the…...
  • Providing Mutual Aid Amidst the Coronavirus Pandemic in Minnesota’s Twin Cities

    March 27, 2020
    Minneapolis–Saint Paul, MN – Though Minnesota residents have now been ordered to stay at home, Twin Cities community members have been getting creative in recent efforts to provide mutual aid. New information indicates the virus that causes COVID–19 can live up to 17 days on…...
  • Occupy, Resist, Produce: Inside the Self-Managed Factory of Vio.Me.

    April 16, 2019
    Thessaloniki, Greece – Workers have successfully self-managed the production of environmentally-friendly cleaning products for the last six years in the occupied factory Vio.Me. There are no bosses in this factory on the east side of Thessaloniki, Greece’s second largest city. Workers have been in full…...
  • Workers Healthcare Center of Vio.Me., Created by the Workers for the Community

    April 16, 2019
    Thessaloniki, Greece – A radical new approach to healthcare is reclaiming equal relations between specialists and patients while building a community of health from inside an occupied factory in an industrial Greek metro. The Workers’ Healthcare Center of the self-managed occupied factory Vio.Me. has provided…...
  • Greece: The House of Women for Empowerment and Emancipation

    November 6, 2017
    Athens, Greece – During another year of intense migration crisis in Greece, a self-organized, feminist, anti-fascist, and anti-racist initiative called The House of Women for Empowerment and Emancipation is building networks of mutual aid for detained refugees and migrants. The House of Women organizes itself…...
  • Greece: Alternative Economies & Community Currencies Pt. 2 – Kenya’s Sarafu-Credit

    September 12, 2017
    Athens, Greece – Experimenting with alternatives to capitalism has continued to become more popular as huge wealth divides devour chances of relieving poverty across the world. During the summer of 2017, a speaking engagement at the self-organized squat of Embros Theater in Athens, Greece, showcased…...
  • Greece: Networks of Resistance Pt. 2 – Infrastructure; ExarcheiaNet & Cooperativa Integral

    August 14, 2017
    Athens, Greece – The challenges of building everyday infrastructure for radical movements are broad and often hard to overcome. From the perspective of participants of the Networks of Resistance: 1st European Local Struggles Conference in Athens, Greece, exchanging the best tactics and proven practices strengthens…...
  • Records Release: Morton County’s Law Enforcement Mutual Aid Assistance Agreement

    October 26, 2016
    Morton County, ND – Various law enforcement agencies from North Dakota and several other states have sent officers and equipment to support operations led by the Morton County Sheriff’s Department against #NoDAPL water protectors. Earlier this month, Unicorn Riot spoke over the phone with Stutsman…...
  • Woodbine Solidarity Society Series: Learning Liberation from Solidarity Economies

    June 19, 2016
    Denver, CO – On Saturday, April 30th, 2016, the Woodbine Ecology Center hosted “Learning Liberation from Solidarity Economies” at the Posner Center as the third event in their multi-series Solidarity Society Series. The event featured a conversation about the lessons to be learned from solidarity…...