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Sometimes Nothing Says It Better Than An Anarchist With A Flaming Torch

Anarchists wield flaming torches outside Trinity Police Station

I long overdue report from last years anti-police repression demo on 13/12

I stood in the crisp December air surrounded by 40 or so friends, comrades, and strangers.We pulled our hoods on tighter, gripping black flags and paraffin torches, their flames fluttering in the wind. High up the harsh brick walls of the police station the blinds twitched as some nervous officer or inspector stole a glance at the crowd.

Sounds like the start of a bad novel (or the latest piece from crime thinc), instead it was the situation Bristol Anarchist Federation and those that had responded to our call for a demo against police repression found ourselves in. Continue reading