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The passamontagna - is a sort of hat used to protect oneself from the cold

and is also used by those who wish to protect their identity


This website is meant to share

reflections, practices and experiences about the struggle

against the borders and the states that need them


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If you are willing and have time to translate the articles that are left for translation, in french and/ or english, please do, and write to the same e-mail !

EMILIO IN PRISON. APPEAL FOR SOLIDARITY

EMILIO IN PRISON. APPEAL FOR SOLIDARITY

On Friday 3 December 2020, one of our comrades, Emilio Scalzo, was extradited from Italy to France and imprisoned in Aix-Luynes prison. Emilio, a 67-year-old former fishmonger, a long-standing NoTav activist and since the beginning engaged in bringing solidarity to migrants passing through Valsusa and Brianconnese, is accused of violence against a public official following…

By passamontagna 4 January 2022 Off

Freedom for Emilio! Some of the photos sent in solidarity

Freedom for Emilio! Some of the photos sent in solidarity

Gate of the Athens Polytechnic, in front of the Institute of Italian Culture. “Solidarity with Emilio. Against the borders that kill Against the devastation of the Susa Valley Against police violence Against the European arrest warrants”. Dynamo Dora (Brescia/Torino) Roma Entrance to the headquarters of the Alliance Française – a cultural centre directly emanating from…

By passamontagna 8 December 2021 Off

IS THE UNHCR-LIBYA SUPPORTING THE LIBYAN AUTHORITIES TO ILL TREAT THE REFUGEES?

IS THE UNHCR-LIBYA SUPPORTING THE LIBYAN AUTHORITIES TO ILL TREAT THE REFUGEES?

article published on 3 December on www.refugeesinlibya.org, a website recently created by migrants who have been in a sit-in for more than two months in front of the UNHCR headquarters in Libya. In the early month of October, the Libyan authorities and its security devices including military armies of different entities sweeped the entire makeshift…

By passamontagna 7 December 2021 Off

EMILIO EXTRADITED TO FRANCE

EMILIO EXTRADITED TO FRANCE

Emilio was extradited to France yesterday. He was transferred to Gap for the hearing/interrogation and was taken to Aix-Luynes prison (Aix-En-Provence) for pre-trial detention, pending trial. They had clearly already decided not to grant him any alternative measure. One more punishment. The lawyer is considering possible appeals. The “écrou” number (identification code) needed to write…

By passamontagna 4 December 2021 Off