After the botched eviction of Can Vies in late May, squatters have been preparing for the new offensive of the Catalan state. The riots that now taking place show how the new forms of occupation that are emerging in Barcelona in response to the austerity crisis have managed to gather massive popular … [Read more...] about Another eviction, another riot: El Banc Expropiat de Gràcia resists!
The Can Vies social centre in Barcelona recently made headlines across the world when it was half demolished by the state in a botched eviction that led to five consecutive nights of rioting. Also, new forms of occupation are emerging in Barcelona as a response to Spain's austerity crisis. [dropcap … [Read more...] about Squatting a new future in Barcelona: Can Vies & El Banc Expropiat de Gràcia