(Eng) NEWS FROM HUNGARY

neil birrell (neil@lds.co.uk)
Sat, 6 Jan 1996 16:58:56 +0100


We don't often get much information from Hungary. This has in
fact only just reached us but although a little old we still think it is
of interest....

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HAPPENINGS IN HUNGARY, 1995, SO FAR... =20

January
- an anarchist group forms in Debrecen
- R.A.I. starts a correspondence course about anarchism

February
- anarchist groups form in Gyor, Mezokovesd and Budapest
- the Debrecen anarchists participate on the local greens'
demonstration
- continuous anarchist propaganda in Budapest (graffiti, stickers)

March
- two eco-demonstrations in Budapest, with anarchists taking part
- new anarchist group in Dunaujvaros
- co-operative propaganda in Budapest against neo-Nazis

April
- anarchist actions in many cities
- group forms in Kecskemet
- rappers and anarchists in Budapest continue strong anti-racist
propaganda
- the anarchist movement begins to take two directions, an
anarcho-communist,class-war direction emerges

May
- anarchist mayday in two cities

June
- country-wide @ meeting in Pecs
- anti-fascist day in Budapest with discussions and video
projections - after which anti-fascist propaganda began in
seven other towns
- nazi skins attacked two anarchists putting up posters in
Kecskemet
- anarchist provocation on a fascist demonstration in Debrecen
- anarchist squat in P=E9cs
- continuous anarchist propaganda (posters, graffiti, stickers,
'zines) in more cities

July
- confrontation between a group of about 80 anarchists plus
rappers and the largest neo-nazi organisation in Budapest -=20
the police arrived before there was any physical contact
- Budapest anarchists invited the media to witness them climbing
a bridge and putting up a banner in support of squatters in=20
Hungary - mass evictions were planned

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