Violent clashes break out in Athens on Grigoropoulos anniversary
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Violent clashes break out in Athens on Grigoropoulos anniversary

The sixth anniversary of the murder of 15-year-old Alexis Grigoropoulos by police officer Epaminondas Korkoneas sparked major clashes between riot police and protesters in down town Athens. The police detained 296 people, of whom 43 were ultimately arrested, while 12 police officers were injured. The clashes began around 7pm and carried on until the early … Continue reading

Police Censors Exhibition “Diorthosi” (Correction) by Artist Paola Reveniotis (Nicosia, Cyprus)
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Police Censors Exhibition “Diorthosi” (Correction) by Artist Paola Reveniotis (Nicosia, Cyprus)

via Diana Georgiou The transexual artist, Paola Revenioti, had a photographic exhibition on 20 November 2014, depicting the naked bodies of trans and gay individuals. Citizens complained about the content and the Cyprus state police walked in, without notifying anyone, and charged the organisation for publicly displaying obscenities: namely, penises. Note, the exhibition is supported … Continue reading

Police brutal attack on cleaning women in Athens
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Police brutal attack on cleaning women in Athens

From daily News Line in Britain: Thursday, 12 June 2014 RIOT POLICE ATTACK CLEANERS AGAIN! Greek armed riot police viciously attacked with their shields a group ofprotesting sacked women cleaners at the entrance to the Finance Ministry building in Athens on Tuesday afternoon. Cleaners were pushed and kicked by the riot police as they shouted ‘this is ajunta, this is … Continue reading

Police attacks peaceful solidarity demo to Kostas Sakkas underneath the Acropolis
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Police attacks peaceful solidarity demo to Kostas Sakkas underneath the Acropolis

Police attacked for no reason a peaceful solidarity demo to hunger striker Kostas Sakkas undeneath the Acropolis amongst tourists on Wednesday July 10, 2013. Tourists enjoy your stay and live your police brutality in Greece! More info: Athens (10/72013): Solidarity actions in the tourist center of the city under brutal police attack. On Wednesday 10th, … Continue reading